IceCaps Sign Trio of Forwards
BROLL, CODERRE-GAGNON AND VEILLEUX ST. JOHN’S BOUND
St. John’s IceCaps Media Release
ST. JOHN’S, NL – Montreal Canadiens and St. John’s IceCaps General Manager Marc Bergevin announced today the IceCaps have signed forwards David Broll, Mathieu Coderre-Gagnon and Yannick Veilleux to American Hockey League (AHL) contracts.
Broll, 23, had two goals, eight points and 112 penalty minutes in 60 games with the AHL’s Syracuse Crunch last season. The six-foot-three, 234-pounder was drafted in the sixth round (152 overall) by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
Coderre-Gagnon, 23, registered three goals, six points and 163 penalty minutes in 56 games with the ECHL’s Tulsa Oilers in 2015-16. The Montreal native was undrafted after a three-year stint in the QMJHL.
Veilleux, also 23, collected eight goals and 23 points in 72 games with the AHL’s Chicago Wolves last season. The St-Hippolyte, Quebec native was drafted in the fourth round (102 overall) by the St. Louis Blues in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.