SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The San Francisco Bulls Professional Hockey Team, proud affiliate of the San Jose Sharks, announced today that they have signed right wing Sebastian Trudeau. The rookie sniper joins the Bulls after beginning the season with the Central Hockey League’s Bloomington Blaze.
Trudeau, 21, was fifth on Bloomington among active skaters with 26 points (12 goals, 14 assists) in 35 games. Prior to turning pro, the Quebec City, Quebec native produced a career-high 95 points (31 goals, 64 assists) in 67 games with the Acadie-Bathurst Titans of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League in 2011-12. His point total ranked second on the team.
The Bulls return home Saturday to take on the Thunder at the Cow Palace at 7:15 pm. The first 2,000 fans, 13 and over, receive an Orange Bulls Hat, courtesy of Seton Medical Center.
Individual tickets are now on sale. Click here to find out more or call 415-469-9843.
About the ECHL
The ECHL began in 1988-89 with five teams in four states. Today, the league has 23 teams in 16 states. The ECHL celebrates its 25th Anniversary in 2012-13 and is the third-longest tenured professional hockey league behind only the National Hockey League and the American Hockey League. The ECHL has had 234 players reach the NHL over the last seven seasons. It’s the primary developmental league for the NHL and the AHL. On opening day of the 2011-12, 83 former ECHL players were on NHL rosters. The ECHL teams are divided into the Eastern Conference and the Western Conference. All teams play a 72-game schedule. For more information please visit http://www.echl.com/