Brooks, Foster, Hellemeyer Return To Wheeling

WHEELING, W.Va. – The Wheeling Nailers announced that they have agreed to terms with forwards Jon Foster and Vin Hellemeyer and defenseman Chris Brooks.

The Nailers are the ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and the Philadelphia Phantoms of the American Hockey League.

The 25-year-old Foster had 25 points (12g-15a) and 44 penalty minutes for the Nailers in his second professional season in 2006-07.

The 25-year-old Hellemeyer had 15 points (8g-7a) and 40 penalty minutes in 46 games for Wheeling in 2006-07 while also registering one assist and four penalty minutes in five games for Reading and playing one game for Toledo.

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