September 6 in Indianapolis hockey history

Happy birthday to …

Shawn Silver: Ice goaltender in 2002-03. In 46 games, he had a 29-12-4 record and a 2.21 GAA. He also posted six shutouts between the pipes that season, helping lead the Ice to a 39-16-9 record and the Northeast Division championship. He came to the Ice after three professional seasons in Britain and a career in both the OHL and in the Canadian college ranks. He retired from hockey after his year with the Ice. A native of Thunder Bay, Ont., he is 42. 

Justin MacDonald: Indy Fuel forward for three games in 2016-17. MacDonald also played for SPHL Evansville, with 24 points in 26 games, that season. He had eight points in 24 games for Cincinnati that year. He came to the Fuel a sixth-year pro, having played primarily in the SPHL. A native of Newmarket, Ont., he is 27.