Bullies Acquire Plourde In Trade With Grrrowl

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies announced that they have acquired forward Jean-Francois Plourde from Greenville in exchange for defenseman Tom Reimann. Plourde is expected to be in the lineup on Friday when the team begins a season-long nine-day five-game road trip at Johnstown.

The 23-year-old Plourde has 23 points (11g-12a) in 46 games including a career high four points (1g-3a) in an 8-7 win at Trenton on March 4.

In his second professional season, Plourde played for Columbus of the ECHL in 2003-04, finishing sixth on the team in scoring with 39 points (20g-19a) in 65 games while also being selected to the ECHL All-Star Game.

Team Press Release