Lynx, Cole Agree To Terms

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Lynx announced that they have agreed to terms with defenseman Phil Cole.

Selected in the fourth round (125th overall) by New Jersey in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft, the 23-year-old Cole had five points (1g-4a) and 80 penalty minutes in 42 games with the Lynx in 2004-05 and 16 penalty minutes in 18 games with Albany of the American Hockey League.

In his first professional season in 2002-03, the 6-foot-4 and 205-pound Cole scored nine points (4g-5a) and had 135 penalty minutes in 51 games with Columbus of the ECHL and six penalty minutes in four games with Albany.

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