Thunder Acquires Kyrzakos From Charlotte

STOCKTON, Calif. – The Stockton Thunder announced that they have acquired forward Jeff Kyrzakos from the Charlotte Checkers in exchange for future considerations.

The Thunder are the ECHL affiliate of the Falcons of the AHL and the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League. Charlie Huddy, who coached in the ECHL in 1996-97, is an assistant coach with the Oilers.

The 23 year old has one assist and two penalty minutes in one game for the Checkers after scoring a career-high 53 points (21g-32a) in 74 games with Charlotte and Phoenix in 2007-08.

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