Garbutt Loaned To Chicago

Photo Courtesy Dale Zanine/Gwinnett Gladiators

The Gwinnett Gladiators announced today that the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League have called up forward Ryan Garbutt and has assigned forward Pat Galivan to the Gladiators.

 

Garbutt was named the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for November 1st through November 7th as he led the Gladiators in scoring during the week. The Winnipeg, Manitoba native finished with seven points as he earned five goals for Gwinnett, three on the power play and had a shorthanded goal for the Gladiators.  He had a season best four points (2g-2a) in the Gladiators 5-3 win over Greenville on Saturday. 

 

Garbutt currently shares second in scoring in the ECHL with 17 points and is tops in goals with 10 on the season.  He has six multiple-point games this season for Gwinnett and has posted two goals on three different occasions this year.

 

Galivan returns to Gwinnett after he played for the Gladiators last year in his first professional season.  In 46 games with the Gladiators last season, Galivan earned 42 points (20g-22a) and had 47 penalty minutes.  He also recorded six points (2g-4a) in 19 games with AHL Chicago last season. The Oak Park, Illinois native has skated in four games this season with the Wolves and has recorded two penalty minutes. 

Team Press Release