SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Bulls, ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s San Jose Sharks, announced today they have agreed to terms with center Anthony Perdicaro and right wing Danick Paquette.
Perdicaro, 24, enters his fourth season of professional hockey. Last season, he ranked fifth on the Quad City Mallards of the Central Hockey League with 43 points (16g-27a) in 44 games. His 103 penalty minutes also ranked third on the team. The East Rockaway, N.Y. native has also played for the Toledo Walleye, the Rapid City Rush of the CHL, the Port Huron Icehawks of the International Hockey League and the Fayetteville FireAntz of the Southern Professional Hockey League. In 97 career ECHL, CHL and IHL games, Perdicaro has produced 61 points (27g-34a) and 221 penalty minutes.
Paquette, 23, was a selected in the third round (64th overall) by the Atlanta Thrashers in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. In 2012-13, he split the season between the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League and the Kelly Cup champion Reading Royals. The Montreal, Quebec native has totaled 55 points (28g-27a) and 466 penalty minutes in 131 career ECHL games with the Gwinnett Gladiators, South Carolina Stingrays, Utah Grizzlies, Chicago Express and Reading. Prior to turning pro, Paquette served as captain of the Lewiston MAINEacs of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. He was also named an alternate captain of the Quebec Remparts of the QMJHL in his final season of junior hockey. Paquette amassed 175 points (94g-81a) and 691 penalty minutes in 251 career QMJHL games.