A player can take many paths to becoming a professional. William Pelletier's carried him from D-III to Rockford — with an assist from roller hockey.
At the junior level, scoring was second nature to Nicolas Aube-Kubel. On the AHL ice last season, it was a whole new ballgame.
The Manitoba Moose announced that Marty Johnston will join the club as an assistant coach under head coach Pascal Vincent.
The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced Tuesday that the team has signed forwards Gabriel Bourque and Felix Girard and defenseman Duncan Siemens to one-year contracts for the 2017-18 campaign.