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Encyclopedia > Niagara Falls Thunder

The Erie Otters are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. They play out of the Erie Civic Center (capacity 5,500) in Erie, Pennsylvania, USA. They were formerly known as the Niagara Falls Thunder before they moved to Erie in 1996. Former names also include the Hamilton Steelhawks, Brantford Alexanders, Hamilton Fincups and the St. Catharines Fincups.

Players of note

Players who played in the NHL as of the 2003-04 NHL season

  • Brad Boyes
  • Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Shayne Corson
  • Greg de Vries
  • Manny Legace
  • Brad May
  • Jay McKee
  • Keith Primeau
  • Michael Rupp
  • Stephen Valiquette

Ontario Hockey League
Barrie Colts | Belleville Bulls | Brampton Battalion | Erie Otters | Guelph Storm | Kingston Frontenacs | Kitchener Rangers | London Knights | Mississauga IceDogs | Oshawa Generals | Ottawa 67's | Owen Sound Attack | Peterborough Petes | Plymouth Whalers | Saginaw Spirit | Sarnia Sting | Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds | Sudbury Wolves | Toronto St. Michael's Majors | Windsor Spitfires
CHL: | WHL | OHL | QMJHL | Memorial Cup

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The OHL Arena & Travel Guide - Niagara Falls Memorial Arena, Niagara Falls Thunder (634 words)
The Niagara Falls Memorial Arena is a few blocks away from the horrendous tourist sleaze of Clifton Hill and Lundy's Lane in downtown Niagara Falls, yet the rink is located in a quiet residential neighbourhood.
Besides the Thunder, Niagara Falls also had a pair of teams called the Flyers, one of which is now the Sudbury Wolves and the other of which is now the Saginaw Spirit.
The rivarly between St. Catharines and Niagara Falls in the 60's and 70's was intense.
Niagara Falls - Frequently Asked Questions (6420 words)
Below the Falls, workers from the Maid of the Mist were able to venture out onto the river bed and blast away rocks which had normally been a navigation hazard to the Maid of the Mist boat since its inception in 1846.
The Falls of Niagara still flows as does the water under the ice and the ice shelf seems to rise on layer of air that builds under the ice surface.
The Horseshoe Falls has a water fall of 53 meters (173 feet) to the pool at the base of the Falls and is 2,200 feet (670m) in width.
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