Five questions as Admirals open their season tonight
The AHL season opens tonight with the Tampa Bay affiliate that won the championship as the Norfolk Admirals now in Syracuse. And it begins with a new parent team - the Anaheim Ducks - providing the talent. Here's a quick Q&A on the team by Pilot correspondent Jim Hodges:
1. What's new at Scope?
A price has been put on success in the wake of last season's Calder Cup win. It's $3 per ticket across the board - the first hike in six years, according to Admirals vice president Joe Gregory.
But you're less likely to fall getting to your higher-priced seat - Scope has finally installed handrails in the aisles.