NASHUA NATIVE Jeff Giuliano remembers regularly playing in front of 10,000 fans and the energy they created inside SNHU Arena during his six American Hockey League seasons playing for the Manchester Monarchs.
MANCHESTER — The Manchester Monarchs — the professional hockey team that drew thousands of hockey fans to the Queen City and provided a linchpin in the downtown redevelopment of the early 2000s — is hanging up its skates, the team announced Wednesday.
The Manchester Monarchs, playing a home game at The Rinks at Exeter, received a goal from Pierre-Luc Mercier 2:16 into overtime to beat the Newfoundland Growlers 2-1 on Friday night in Game 5 of the ECHL North Division finals.
Former Dartmouth star Zach O'Brien's goal with 1:29 to go in the third period snapped a 2-2 tie and led the Newfoundland Growlers to a 4-2 win over the Manchester Monarchs on Saturday night in Game 2 of their ECHL North Division Finals series at Mile One Centre in Saint John, Newfoundland.
Bokondji Imama scored twice, including the game winner, in the Manchester Monarchs' 3-2 win over the Newfoundland Growlers in Game 1 of their North Division Final series of the ECHL's Kelly Cup Playoffs on Friday night in Saint John's, Newfoundland.