Edmonton reassigns Pitton to Thunder

STOCKTON, Calif. – The Stockton Thunder, proud ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Edmonton Oilers and San Jose Sharks, announced the Edmonton Oilers have reassigned goaltender Bryan Pitton to the Thunder from the Okahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League.


Pitton has won the ECHL Goaltender of the Week award three times in his career and is 34-35-9 in 84 career games with the Thunder, recording two shutouts, a 3.08 goal-against-average and .900 save percentage.


This season, the 6-foot-2, 190-pound goaltender is 16-7-3 in 28 games with the Thunder, carrying one shutout, a 2.88 goals-against-average and .898 save precenage.


This year the 22-year old Pitton is 3-1-0 in five games with Oklahoma City with a 2.54 GAA and .918 save percentage. The native of Brampton, Ontario is under contract with Edmonton of the National Hockey League after being selected by the Oilers in the fifth round of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.


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