SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The San Francisco Bulls Professional Hockey Team, proud affiliate of the San Jose Sharks, announced today that forward Peter Sivak has been loaned to the Bulls’ AHL affiliate, the Worcester Sharks. Dean Ouellet has also been loaned to the Montreal Canadiens AHL affiliate, the Hamilton Bulldogs.
Sivak, 30, leads the Bulls and ranks fourth in the ECHL with 33 goals. He also leads the Bulls with 56 points in 64 games. The Slovakian citizen is tied for fifth in the ECHL with six game-winning goals. Sivak leads all ECHL playerss with 266 shots on goals. Prior to this season, he played professionally in Slovakia and the Czech Republic since 1999.
Ouellet, 25, leads all Bulls rookies with 24 goals and 52 points in 66. He ranks third in the ECHL among rookies in goals and points. The Edmunston, New Brunswick native represented the Bulls at the 2013 ECHL All-Star Game in Loveland, Colorado in January. Prior to turning pro, Ouellet played four seasons at the University of New Brunswick
Next Friday, March 22, the Bulls are back in action as they take on the Stockton Thunder at 7:15. San Francisco will be hosting Breast Cancer Awareness Night! The first 2,000 women 18 and over will receive a Pink Bulls hat, courtesy of Seton Hall Medical Center. Call 855-SF-BULLS for tickets.
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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/