Blues Sign All-Star Glumac, Linglet

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League announced that they have signed former ECHL All-Star Mike Glumac and former Las Vegas Wranglers and Alaska Aces left wing Charles Linglet.

The Aces are the ECHL affiliate of the Blues of the NHL and the Peoria Rivermen of the American Hockey League.

In his first professional season in 2002-03, Glumac was named to the ECHL All-Rookie Team and selected to the ECHL All-Star Game while sharing the Plus Performer of the Year award which is presented annually “to the player who leads the league in plus-minus rating at the end of the regular season” after finishing with a plus-minus rating of +37. He led league rookies with 37 goals and tied for the rookie lead with seven game-winning goals while finishing fourth in rookie scoring with 69 points in 69 games.

The 27-year-old Glumac had one assist in three games with St. Louis in 2006-07 while also playing in the AHL where he was fourth on the team with 57 points (27g-30a) in 72 games for Peoria. He has played in the NHL each of the last two seasons and has 13 points (7g-6a) and 33 penalty minutes in 36 games for the Blues.

In his third professional season in 2005-06, Linglet had 14 points (5g-9a) in 16 regular season games for Las Vegas and nine points (5g-4a) in 12 games in the Kelly Cup Playoffs for the Wranglers while also playing in the AHL where he had 21 points (14g-7a) in 38 games for Peoria. Las Vegas acquired his rights on June 4, 2005 from Alaska where he played his first two seasons and had 117 points (48g-69a) in 134 regular season games and 23 points (8g-15a) in 22 games in the Kelly Cup Playoffs from 2003-05.

The 25-year-old Linglet tied for second on the team with 60 points (31g-29a) in 73 games for Peoria and was named CCM Vector/AHL Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 3 after scoring six points (4g-2a) in three games.