Thunder, Valette Agree To Terms

STOCKTON, Calif. – The Stockton Thunder announced that they have agreed to terms with veteran center Craig Valette.

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 26 year old has played his first five professional seasons in the AHL where he has 80 points (36g-44a) and 440 penalty minutes in 328 regular season games and two penalty minutes in six playoff games for Cleveland and Worcester.

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