Archive for October, 2012

Garth Murray, Manny Legace and Adam Mair Retire

Garth Murray, Manny Legace and Adam Mair Retire

Adam Mair and Manny Legace, who last played with the Springfield Falcons of the AHL, as well as Garth Murray who played with the St. Johns Ice Caps, have announced their retirements from professional hockey. During the 2007-2008 campaign, as apart of the St. Louis Blues, Legace was named to the Western Conference All-Stars. Despite Legace’s numbers, the Blues failed to [...]

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Fort Wayne Komets Add Thomas Beauregard To Roster

Fort Wayne Komets Add Thomas Beauregard To Roster

The Fort Wayne Komets, ECHL affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks, have announced that right wing Thomas Beauregard has been added to the roster. Beauregard played junior hockey for the Acadie-Bathurst Titan of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League from 2002 to 2007. Undrafted, Beauregard was invited to the Montreal Canadiens training camp in 2007 where he got a two-year contract. He spent most of the next two seasons with [...]

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Former NHL Enforcer Jean-Luc Grand-Pierre Signs With EV Duisburg

Former NHL Enforcer Jean-Luc Grand-Pierre Signs With EV Duisburg

Jean-Luc Grand-Pierre, known for dropping his gloves in the NHL, has signed a one year deal with EV Duisburg of the third tier German league. JLGP was drafted in the seventh round, 179th overall, by the St. Louis Blues in the 1995 NHL Entry Draft. After playing four seasons in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, Grand-Pierre made his professional debut in the American Hockey League with the Rochester Americans during [...]

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Kendall McArdle Signs Deal With Greenville Road Warriors

Kendall McArdle Signs Deal With Greenville Road Warriors

After not signing a deal with the Norfolk Admirals during training camp, Kendall McArdle has signed a one year deal with the Greenville Road Warriors of the ECHL. McArdle began his major junior career playing for the Moose Jaw Warriors of the Western Hockey League (WHL). He recorded his most prolific WHL season in 2004–05 with 37 goals and 74 points. In the off-season, he was drafted in [...]

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Matt Bradley Signs With TuTo In Finland Divison II

Matt Bradley Signs With TuTo In Finland Divison II

Matt Bradley, who was bought out by the Florida Panthers in June, has signed a one year deal with Finnish division 2 club TuTo. Bradley was drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the 1996 NHL Entry Draft, in the fourth round, 102nd overall. Prior to signing with the Capitals, he also played for the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks. Though he is not an offensive powerhouse, Bradley [...]

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Jakub Stepanek, Red Wings Tatar Traded To HC Lev Prague

Jakub Stepanek, Red Wings Tatar Traded To HC Lev Prague

SKA St. Petersburg has traded Czech goaltender Jakub Stepanek and the KHL rights to Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar to Lev Prague in return for Lev’s first-round picks in the 2013 and 2014 KHL drafts. Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky has held the reins in net for SKA, so it made no sense to have Stepanek sit on [...]

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Former Penguins Draft Pick Domenic Pittis Signs Deal With Visp

  Former Pittsburgh Penguins draft pick Domenic Pittis has signed a one month deal with Visp of the NLB in Switzerland. Pittis was drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round, 52nd overall, of the 1993 NHL Entry Draft. After playing three seasons with the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the Western Hockey League and three more in the International Hockey League, Pittis appeared in one game in the NHL with the [...]

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Norfolk Admirals Sign Defenseman Ryan Parent to PTO

Norfolk Admirals Sign Defenseman Ryan Parent to PTO

The Norfolk Admirals, the AHL affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks, have signed defenseman Ryan Parent to a tryout contract. Parent was drafted by the Nashville Predators in the first round, 18th overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. After playing three seasons in the Ontario Hockey League with the Guelph Storm, Parent joined the Milwaukee Admirals for the 2006 American Hockey League playoffs. He returned to the Guelph [...]

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