Two Griffins, five Michigan names on AHL All-Star rosters

Photo by Michael Caples/MiHockey


By @MichaelCaples –

The American Hockey League announced its lineups for the league’s 2018 All-Star Classic today, and there are several names worth noting for the Michigan hockey audience.

Here’s the breakdown:


Atlantic Division

Austin Czarnik – Providence Bruins – Washington, Mich., native, NTDP alum


North Division

Reid Boucher – Utica Comets – Grand Ledge native

Chris Terry – Laval Rocket – Plymouth Whalers alum

Matt Taormina – Laval Rocket – Warren native

Thatcher Demko – NTDP alum


Central Division

Matt Lorito – Grand Rapids Griffins

Matt Puempel – Grand Rapids Griffins

Luke Kunin – NTDP alum

Jack Roslovic – NTDP alum



Pacific Division

Rocco Grimaldi – San Antonio Rampage – Little Caesars, NTDP alum