Nailers Receive 11 From AHL Penguins

WHEELING, W.Va. – The Wheeling Nailers announced that they have been assigned 11 players by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League.

The Nailers are the ECHL affiliate of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL and the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League.

The players assigned by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton were forwards Mike Doyle, Kurtis McLean, Pascal Morency, Cam Paddock and Curtiss Patrick, defensemen Paul Bissonnette, Brent Henley, Drew Fata and Alexandre Rouleau and goaltenders Andy Chiodo and Derek Dolson.

The 23-year-old Morency had 17 points (8g-9a) and 252 penalty minutes in 53 games with Wheeling in 2004-05.

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