"I don't take any day for granted," said Titcomb. "I know how lucky I am to be here, I know all the hard work I've put in. It's a pleasure...
"I 100 percent think I could do that too," Anthony Angello said of Garrett Wilson's recall to Pittsburgh.
Justin Almeida's four-point night powered his Moose Jaw Warriors to a 5-2 victory Tuesday night.
Veteran defenseman Dan Fick is expected to become the new all-time games played leader for the Nailers/Thunderbirds franchise this week.
Technically, defenseman Jeff Taylor has already earned his first NHL call up.
Penguins goaltending prospect Alex D'Orio finally has a chance to win this season.
"I'm just trying to get back to playing the way I know I can play in this league," Ryan Haggerty said.
Cedric Lacroix has never been much of a point producer, but he's been growing his role for the Nailers this season.
Ethan Prow will represent the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on the Atlantic Division team at the 2019 AHL All-Star Classic.
Penguins forward prospect Justin Almeida is heating up at the midway point of the Western Hockey League season.
Rarely do Japanese-born hockey players make the jump to North American professional hockey.
"It's kind of a grind mentally," said Teddy Blueger. "It seems a lot of times I'm right there, and it just doesn't happen for whatever reason."
"It's great," Anze Kopitar told me of Penguins prospect Jan Drozg's play. "It's a great thing for him and for our hockey to grow a bit."
Defenseman Clayton Phillips may be a sophomore this year for the University of Minnesota, but this is his first full season of college hockey.
Michael Phillips' year in France prepared him for his rookie ECHL season with the Nailers.
Adam Johnson's strengths and shortcomings are no secret.
Filip Hallander is finding success in the Swedish Hockey League as an 18-year-old rookie.
Alex Rauter is looking to follow in the footsteps of other former Cornell Big Red captains with the Wheeling Nailers.