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Bordson named CCM ECHL Player of the Month


Adirondack Thunder forward Rob Bordson has been named the CCM ECHL Player of the Month for October.

Bordson scored six goals, added five assists and was a +4 in six games in October helping the Thunder to a 6-0-0 record during the month.

The 27-year-old had at least one point in five of his six games, including a pair of three-point games. He scored two goals and added an assist in a 5-4 win at Brampton on Oct. 23 and he picked up a goal and two assists in a 4-2 victory over Manchester on Oct. 24. Bordson also added a pair of two-point games in October.

A native of Duluth, Minn., Bordson leads the league with seven goals, four power-play goals and 13 points. He also has scored two game-winning goals in overtime, including earlier today at Kalamazoo.

Bordson has 64 points (24g-40a) in 45 career ECHL games with Adirondack and Trenton and he has added 104 points (41g-63a) in 320 career American Hockey League games with Chicago, Adirondack, Rochester and Syracuse.

Runners Up: Matt Marquardt, Florida (8 gp, 4g, 6a, 10 pts.), Brady Vail, Orlando (6 gp, 5g, 5a, 10 pts.) and Barry Almeida, Utah (6 gp, 6g, 3a, 9 pts).

Also Nominated: Cason Hohmann (Elmira), Shawn Szydlowski (Fort Wayne), Tyler Barnes (Missouri), Josh Currie (Norfolk), Olivier Archambault (Quad City), Kevin Sundher (Reading), Joe Devin (South Carolina), Alden Hirschfeld (Toledo) and Derek Army (Wheeling).