Falcons Agree To Terms With Glover, Kindle

FRESNO, Calif. – The Fresno Falcons announced that they have agreed to terms with defenseman Tyler Kindle and rookie defenseman Dan Glover.

The Falcons are the ECHL affiliate of the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League and the Worcester Sharks of the American Hockey League.

The 29-year-old Kindle had 23 points (10g-13a) and 25 penalty minutes in 39 games for Fresno in 2006-07 before being traded to Las Vegas on Jan. 28 in exchange for left wing Lucas Lawson. Las Vegas subsequently traded him along with defenseman Lee Green to Reading in exchange for forward Arpad Mihaly. Kindle had two points (1g-1a) and two penalty minutes in three games for Reading before being suspended by the Royals.

He concluded the season in the United Hockey League where he had nine points (3g-6a) and 10 penalty minutes in 16 regular season games and nine points (1g-8a) and 23 penalty minutes in 20 playoff games for Kalamazoo.

Selected by the New Jersey Devils in the eighth round (250th overall) in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, the 6-foot-3 and 210-pound Glover played the last four years at Cornell University where he had 11 points (4g-7a) and 79 penalty minutes in 82 games from 2003-07.

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