Branham Returns To Royals

READING, Pa. – The Reading Royals announced that defenseman Tim Branham has returned to the team from Worcester of the American Hockey League.

It was also announced that defenseman Steve Ward has been traded to the Phoenix RoadRunners to complete the future considerations for the Dec. 4, 2008 trade that sent defenseman Kevin Schaeffer to Phoenix and brought Chris Stevens, Peder Skinner and Brett Thurston to the Royals.

The Royals are the ECHL affiliate of the Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League and the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League.

Team Press Release