St. Louis Signs Former Ace Talbot

ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis Blues announced that they have signed former Alaska Aces forward Julian Talbot.

In his first professional season in 2006-07, the 22 year old was named to the ECHL All-Rookie Team, finished second in voting for ECHL Rookie of the Year and was chosen to play in the ECHL All-Star Game.

Talbot led Alaska in the Kelly Cup Playoffs with nine goals, 11 assists and 20 points in 15 games after finishing tied for fourth among league rookies with 53 points (20g-33a) in 66 regular season games.

He also played in the American Hockey League and had three points (1g-2a) in seven games with Providence.