The Gwinnett hockey team played its first game of the regular season Friday night.
A short-handed goal from Andrew Rowe halfway through the third period spoiled the Gwinnett Gladiators’ season opener Friday night.
Opening night is a tricky balancing act between being excited and letting emotion run wild. The Gwinnett Gladiators have a young roster and face division rival Greenville with no love loss after a salty exhibition game less than a week ago.
Dirk Southern set up three goals, rookie Josh Currie lit the lamp twice and the Gwinnett Gladiators beat Greenville 4-1 in their only home exhibition game Sunday at the cozy IceForum in Duluth.
Gwinnett Gladiators season preview.
Dirk Southern racked up 19 goals and 39 assists in 74 games playing for the Gwinnett Gladiators from 2007-09 seasons. Drafted in 2003 by Anaheim, Southern played professionally the past three years in Denmark and Italy.
A slew of moves came on the fourth day of training camp Tuesday, including the addition of returning forward Alex Belzile who was in AHL Hamilton.
On the eve of training camp, the Gwinnett Gladiators were assigned two more players from their NHL affiliate in Phoenix.
Coyotes send Gwinnett four prospects, including the only goalkeeper currently on the roster
Gwinnett have signed defenseman Stefan Schneider and forward Philippe Halley.
The Gwinnett Gladiators added some offensive punch to their roster, signing rookie defenseman Martin Lefebvre and former Florida Everblades forward Alex Hutchings.
Andy Brandt, who has been with the organization for the vast majority of his professional career, has retired. But he’s not leaving.
The Gwinnett Gladiators re-signed one of their most effective offensive weapons today, getting Joey Haddad back for the 2013-14 season.
The Gwinnett Gladiators announced the signing of rookie forwards Jeremie Malouin and Kurtis Bartliff on Wednesday.
The Gwinnett Gladiators announced the scheduling of two exhibition games leading up to the start of the 2013-14 season opener on Oct. 18.