– The Adrenaline have announced the signing of Canadian defenceman Casey Babineau for the upcoming 2017 season. Babineau has spent the last for seasons playing for the University of Prince Edward Island in the U Sports systems, recoridng a total of 16 points in 121 games. Babineau also spent four seasons playing for the Rimouski Océanic of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League from 2009 to 2013. For more information see the announcement from the club.
– The Mustangs have signed American forward Matthew Beattie for the 2017 season. Beattie has spent the 2016-17 season playing for Étoile Noire de Strasbourg of the Ligue Magnus, recording 18 points in 35 games. Beattie was drafted by the Vancouver Canucks in the seventh round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, however he went on to play for Yale University from 2012 to 2016. For more information see the announcement from the club.
– The Adrenaline have announced the signing of American forward TJ Battani for the 2016 season. Battani last played for the Utah Grizzlies of the ECHL during the 2013-14 season where he recorded two points in twenty games. On top of his three seasons in the ECHL Battani has also played one season in the Canadian Interuniversity Sport system and four in the Ontario Hockey League.
– Canadian forward Cole MacMillan has signed on with the Adrenaline for the 2016 season. MacMillan spent the 2015-16 season playing for the University of Prince Edward Island in the Canadian Interuniversity Sport system. He has also previously spent played in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League and Maritime Junior A Hockey League.
Newcastle North Stars
– The North Stars have announced the signing of Brandon Wong. The signing is a temporary deal to cover the absence of their two imports, Brandon Greenside and Josh Harris, who are currently involved in the Southern Professional Hockey League playoffs. Wong spent the 2015-16 season playing in the ECHL for Indy Fuel and the Tulsa Oilers and has previously played in the Metal Ligaen and American Hockey League. For more information see the announcement from the club.