Checkers Acquire Lang, Slonina From Stockton

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced that they have traded defenseman Bryan Rodney and future considerations to the Stockton Thunder in exchange for forward Stephen Slonina and defenseman Jeff Lang.

The 25-year-old Slonina has 27 points (10g-17a) and 48 penalty minutes in 55 games with Stockton.

The 24-year-old Lang has 15 points (4g-11a) and 51 penalty minutes in 46 games with the Thunder.

The Checkers are the ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League and the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League.

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