Checkers Agree To Terms
With Smith, Teixeira

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced they have agreed to terms with Kenton Smith and Brian Teixeira.

The 25-year-old Smith played in 66 regular season games in 2004-05, scoring 28 points (9g-19a) and five points (3g-2a) in 11 Kelly Cup Playoffs games. The 5-11 and 177-pound defenseman enters his sixth season in the ECHL and third with the Checkers.

The 5-8 and 170-pound forward, Teixeira played in Germany in 2004-05 for ERC Sonthofen 99 where he scored 53 points (30g-23a) in 33 games.

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