Falcons Claim McConnell From Titans

FRESNO, Calif. – The Fresno Falcons announced that they have claimed forward Brian McConnell off waivers from the Trenton Titans.

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.

Selected in the second round (39th overall) by the Calgary Flames in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, the 23-year-old had 17 points (8g-9a) and 127 penalty minutes in 70 regular season games for Trenton as a rookie in 2005-06 and also appeared in two Kelly Cup Playoff games for the Titans.

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