Tremblay named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week


PRINCETON, N.J. – Nicholas Tremblay of the Bakersfield Condors is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Jan. 7-13.


Tremblay scored four goals, added four assists and was a +4 in three games last week, helping the Condors to a 3-0-0 record for the week.


The 24-year-old, who signed with the Condors last week, scored a power-play goal in a 5-0 win against Idaho in his team debut on Friday, tallied four points (2g-2a) in a 6-2 victory over the Steelheads on Saturday and scored the game-winning goal, added two assists and was a +3 in a 4-2 win at San Francisco on Sunday.


A native of Candiac, Quebec, Tremblay made his pro debut last season, scoring two points (1g-1a) in four games with Providence of the American Hockey League.


Selected by the Boston Bruins in the sixth round (173rd overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, Tremblay scored 88 points (33g-55a) in 143 career games at Clarkson University from 2008-09 through 2011-12.


On behalf of Nicholas Tremblay, a case of pucks will be donated to a Bakersfield youth hockey organization by Sher-Wood Hockey, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Sher-Wood Hockey has donated more than 27,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.


Runners Up: John McFarland, Cincinnati (4 gp, 2g, 4a, 6 pts.) and Jordie Johnston, Greenville (2 gp, 2g, 5a, 7 pts.).


Also Nominated: Todd Robinson (Evansville), Brayden Irwin (Florida), Brett Smith (Fort Wayne), Alex Belzile (Gwinnett), David de Kastrozza (Idaho), John Armstrong (Kalamazoo), Chris Francis (Las Vegas), Colton Yellow Horn (Ontario), Peter Sivak (San Francisco), Ryan Hayes (South Carolina), Yannick Riendeau (Stockton), Stephon Thorne (Toledo) and Zach Hansen (Wheeling).



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