Something’s Bruin


April 2012
Royals can’t sweep Jackals as late goals cost them – April 6
Royals continue to win, hold 2-0 series lead – April 5
Royals get the bounces and take Game 1 – April 4
Royals ready to face familiar foe in first round – April 2

March 2012
Royals clinch playoff berth on final night of regular season – March 31
Owuya makes Royals history with stunning 55-save shutout – March 29
Royals control playoff destiny with win over Titans – March 25
Owuya shuts out Titans, Royals remain in ninth place – March 24
Royals continue to battle for playoffs with SO win over Titans – March 23
Royals fail to gain in standings with loss to Everblades – March 18
Mikael Bedard the hero for Royals on St. Hattrick’s Day – March 18
Royals squander lead and lose big to Everblades – March 15
New look Royals continue success with win over Titans – March 10
Three-goal third gives Royals comeback win – March 9
Defending the Blue Line: Ryan Blair – March 8
Hello, Goodbye: Players who once wore purple in 2011-12 – March 7
No life in Royals as they fall to Jackals – March 4
Behind the Mask: Karel St-Laurent – March 2

February 2012
Royals can’t complete season sweep of Greenville
– February 27
Jussi Rynnas shuts door on Greenville, Royals with big win – February 26
Royals continue to roll, Labelle scores hat trick – February 23
Button Up: Steady defenseman looking at AHL Return – February 21
Unlucky bounce costs Royals as they fall in shootout – February 20
Royals perfect in shutout win during pink in the rink – February 19
Jussi Rynnas shines in win Over Titans – February 18
Royals gain valuable points with shootout win over Titans – February 15
Royals let two-goal lead slip, drop game – February 12
Royals win at home in OT with thrilling last-second goal – February 11

January 2012
Royals blanked by Nailers as they continue struggles at home – January 26
Royals stifle high-scoring Kalamazoo Wings – January 21
Third period costs Royals a win – January 16
Dainton’s debut with Reading spoiled by loss – January 15
Royals defeat Jackals in overtime off stellar performance from St-Laurent – January 14

December 2011
Tifu and Cruthers spark comeback, but Royals fall just short – December 31
Royals can’t break Stewart’s perfect shootout record – December 29
Royals string together wins against tough opponent – December 18
Second period explosion ignites Royals to a win – December 17
Royals can’t keep momentum from win – December 12
Return of Owuya doesn’t change Royals’ streak of losses – December 9
The ECHL gets a little hairy in November – December 6
Downward spiral continues for the Royals – December 3
Royals slump hits six games – December 1

November 2011
Karel St-Laurent determined to turn things around – November 26
Goaltending struggles lead to Royals loss – November 26
Express come back in third, defeat the Royals – November 24
Royals dominate Jackals, Labelle all-time leader in goals – November 14
Royals continue to lose at home – November 13
Royals lose two straight on the road – November 10

October 2011
Royals shutout by the Gladiators – October 30
Better effort from the Royals, but same result – October 28