Posts tagged "Shane Harper"

Looking back at Wolves season ahead of Calder Cup opener

Looking back at Wolves season ahead of Calder Cup opener
In what has to be one of the more improbable feats in the AHL this year, the Wolves managed to chase down the Grand Rapids Griffins to win the Midwest Division on the season’s final day. The Griffins had spent the previous 167 days in first place, only to see it slip away with two... Read more »

Crosby's seal of approval brings Harper to Wolves

Crosby's seal of approval brings Harper to Wolves
When Sidney Crosby puts his seal of approval on a player, any general manager would be wise to listen. Chicago Wolves GM Wendell Young did just that after Crosby offered praise for then-free agent Shane Harper. Harper was already on the Wolves radar when Young bumped into Crosby at an event last summer. Young knew... Read more »
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    Paul LaTour enters his fourth full season covering the Wolves for the Chicago Tribune. A freelance writer based in Aurora, LaTour previously worked as a sportswriter for the Naperville Sun after similar jobs in Texas and Colorado. On Jan. 18, 1968, his mother went into labor at a high school hockey game in Duluth, Minn., and gave birth to him early the next day. He's been hooked on hockey ever since.

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