Laurent Brossoit (G)
Oklahoma City Barons
Season notes: Acquired in trade from the Calgary Flames’ organization with Roman Horak for Ladislav Smid and Olivier Roy Nov. 8, 2013...Has played for both Abbotsford (AHL) and Alaska (ECHL) this season...Appeared in 3 games for Alaska, going 2-0-0 with a pair of shutouts...ECHL Goalie of the Week for Oct. 28-Nov. 2, when he earned consecutive shutouts against Bakersfield...Faced OKC in relief (no decision) in his pro debut Oct. 18, stopping all 9 shots he faced in 34:23... Took the loss Oct. 20 at Texas, allowing 9 goals on 42 shots, including 5 power play goals, in first AHL start.
Career notes: Spent the past 3 full seasons with the Edmonton Oil Kings of the Western Hockey League, leading them to a WHL title in 2012 and a return trip to the league finals in 2013...Ranked third in the WHL last season in goals-against average, 2.25, while sixth in save percentage, .917...Fashioned a 1.82 GAA in the WHL playoffs last spring (2nd) while appearing in a league-high 22 games...In the 2012 championship season, ranked second in the WHL playoffs in both GAA (2.04) and save percentage (.933) while earning Playoff MVP honors in 2012...Shared the WHL lead (with Portland’s Mac Carruth) in wins during the 2011-12 season with 42... Ranked second in the WHL in goals-against average in 2011-12 with a 2.47 mark, trailing only fellow Oilers prospect Ty Rimmer’s 2.43...Owns Oil Kings’ club records for career shutouts (10), goals-against average (2.59), save percentage (.909) and goaltender games played (147)...Selected by Calgary in the sixth round (164th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.