BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Sea Wolves announced that they have acquired ECHL All-Star forward Mathieu Melanson from the Phoenix RoadRunners in exchange for defenseman Matt Burke and future considerations.
The 23-year-old Melanson had two goals and 14 penalty minutes in two games with Phoenix which claimed him off waivers on Apr. 3 from the Florida Everblades where he had 58 points (28g-30a) and 45 penalty minutes in 52 games. He also played in the AHL where he had one goal and 14 penalty minutes in eight games with Manitoba.