12/27/2015 11:01 AM
BRAMPTON, ON - The Brampton Beast, ECHL affiliate of the St. John’s IceCaps and Montreal Canadiens, announce today several transactions ahead of this afternoon’s game against the Reading Royals at the Powerade Centre.
Today, the Beast announced that a trio of skaters, Angelo Miceli, Dalton Thrower and Tim Bozon have all been reassigned from the IceCaps and will report to the Beast.
Miceli, a centre who signed an AHL deal with the IceCaps this offseason, has appeared in 16 games in the AHL this season and recorded three goals and one assist with 10 penalty minutes.
As a member of the Beast, Miceli was close to a point-per-game player, having picked up three goals and three assists in eight games for Brampton.
Thrower is certainly no stranger to Beast fans as he has appeared in three games with the club this season as well as 37 contests during the 2014-15 season.
This year, the defenseman has hit the ice for three games as a member of the Beast, and recorded one assist with 11 penalty minutes. Last season, his first with the Beast, he picked up three goals and three assists with 107 penalty minutes.
Thrower, a Squamish, British Columbia native, has appeared in five AHL games with the IceCaps this season and was held pointless and logged eight penalty minutes.
Bozon, 21, hails from St. Louis, Missouri, and has recorded one assist in four games with the Beast thus far this season. As a member of the IceCaps, in ten games played, he picked up one assist.
Yesterday, the club announced that forward Luke Pither has signed a PTO with the American Hockey League’s Syracuse Crunch.
The Burketon, Ontario native has been great for the Beast this season and has collected eight goals and five assists for 13 points in 16 games played for the Beast.
He is no stranger to the AHL this season. He has suited up for six contests for the Beast’s AHL parent club, the St. John’s IceCaps. He picked up three assists as a member of the IceCaps.
On Christmas Day, the Beast announced that goaltender Eddie Pasquale has been recalled to the St. John’s IceCaps.
Pasquale, a Toronto native, has been one of the most reliable goaltenders in the system for the IceCaps this season and sports a 2.23 goals against average and a .935 save percentage in eight contests in the AHL this season.
The Beast will hit the ice at the Powerade Centre in Brampton on December 27 and 28 to take on the Reading Royals. Single game tickets are now available, starting at $16.25. For more information or general media inquiries on the Brampton Beast please contact Chris Ballard, Public Relations Coordinator at (905) 564-1684 or firstname.lastname@example.org.