Ice Pilots Receive Busniuk From Columbia,
Cloutier Recalled To Bridgeport

PENSACOLA, Fla. – The Brabham Cup Champion Pensacola Ice Pilots announced that goaltender Frederic Cloutier has been recalled to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League and that the Ice Pilots have acquired Bryson Busniuk from the Columbia Inferno to complete an earlier trade.

The Ice Pilots are the ECHL affiliate of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League and the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League.

The 6-foot-2 and 190-pound Busniuk scored 25 points (13g-12a) in 54 regular season games and also played four Kelly Cup Playoff games with Columbia in 2004-05.

In 2004-05, the 24-year-old Cloutier helped Pensacola win the Brabham Cup and set several team records while being named Second Team All-ECHL and finishing second in voting for ECHL Goaltender of the Year. He was 32-12-3 with five shutouts, a goals-against average of 2.37 and a save percentage of .928.

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