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USHL Fall Classic is a paradise for recuiters, scouts

Hear from USHL commissioner Bill Robertson about how important of an event the Fall Classic is, and get up to speed on the first five games of the USHL season.

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The Chicago Steel came back in the third period to top the Fargo Force 3-1 in the evening game at the 2022 USHL Fall Classic.
Kirsten Krull / The Rink Live

PITTSBURGH — Day one of the USHL Fall Classic is officially in the books. In this video recap, you will hear from USHL Commissioner Bill Robertson about how the Fall Classic is a staple event for the league, and get brought up to speed from the 10 teams who were in action on Thursday.

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One week into the season, three players made an impact at the annual Fall Classic to earn honors of forward, defenseman and goaltender of the week.
The Rink Live's Kirsten Krull spoke with Robertson about the importance of the Fall Classic, the opportunity for the players the event provides, and what's next on the calendar for the league.
From the Fall Classic, only four teams in the USHL remain undefeated after two games played.
There was no lack of action around the rink on Day 3 as we saw teams rally and two games head into OT.
Day 3 of the USHL Fall Classic saw two games go into OT, but everyone's thoughts were with team USA when NTDP's Brady Cleveland went into the boards and was stretchered off the ice in the first period against Omaha.
The first 10 teams that arrived to the Fall Classic have wrapped up their two game road trip, and some went out with a bang.
Day two of the Fall Classic is in the book, and 10 teams have completed the first two games to officially get the season underway.
"Consistency. Consistency every day," said head coach David Wilkie. "Work to get better every time they touch the ice or even in the gym." That is the goal for the team as they head into the new year.
10 teams get their first game of their season underway at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex.
Eastern Conference finalists a year ago, Muskegon head coach Mike Hamilton says "having experienced guys around makes a big difference in a lot of ways"

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Kirsten Krull covers juniors and prospects for The Rink Live. She is a 2020 St. Cloud State graduate, and has been working in the hockey world for over six years, covering many levels of the game from juniors to the NHL.
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Over the summer, the Gamblers revamped their coaching staff and acquired a number of new players through trades that will have the team looking very different as they head into the 2022-23 season.
The annual event is taking place at the Lemieux Sports Complex from Sept. 22-25.
"We're on a bus heading here (Pittsburgh) with a team full of promise and potential,” said head coach Eric Rud about the team he has heading into the first week of the new season.
"We want to get really aligned on our culture and our team identity on ice," said Musketeers head coach Jason Kersner, also mentioning the team is off to a great start.