Stingrays receive pair from affiliates


North Charleston, S.C. – The South Carolina Stingrays announced that the team has received forward Cory Kane on assignment from the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League and goaltender Brandon Anderson from the Hershey Bears by the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League.

Kane, 24, skated in two games with the Bruins this season picking up two penalty minutes and earning a plus-minus rating of +1. Last season, the Irvine, Calif. native appeared in four games with Providence adding one assist after completing a four-year collegiate career at Ferris State University. With the Bulldogs, Kane totaled 68 points (34g-34a) in 144 contests and helped capture the 2011-12 CCHA regular-season championship.

Entering his third professional season, Anderson, 22, ranked second in the ECHL last season with 25 wins and stood seventh among league goaltenders with a 2.35 goals-against average in 39 appearances with the Reading Royals. Overall, the Langley, British Columbia, product went 25-10-2 with a .916 save percentage. During the 2012-13 campaign, Anderson appeared in 16 contests with the Royals going 8-6-1 with a 3.18 goals-against average and .876 save percentage and helped the organization capture their first Kelly Cup championship.