Royals Trade Yeats To Idaho, Sign Dube

READING, Pa. – The Reading Royals announced that goaltender Matt Yeats (pictured) has been traded to the Idaho Steelheads in exchange for future considerations. The Royals also announced that they have signed defenseman Jim Dube and that forward Paul Cabana has been recalled to Hershey of the American Hockey League.

A graduate of Ferris State University, Dube appeared in three games with Reading in January and has also played two games with Bakersfield. He is expected to be in the lineup for Reading on Tuesday against Toledo.

In 13 games with Reading, Yeats was 8-2-2 with a shutout, a goals against of 2.38 and a save percentage of .918.

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