Gladiators Acquire Thompson From Columbia

GWINNETT, Ga. – The Gwinnett Gladiators announced that they have acquired right wing Chris Thompson from the Columbia Inferno in exchange for defenseman Brian Lee.

In his ninth professional season, the 28-year-old Thompson has 33 points (10g-23a) and 77 penalty minutes in 42 games for Columbia.

He is expected to be available for the Gladiators game at Columbia on Thursday.

The Gladiators are the ECHL affiliate of the Atlanta Thrashers of the National Hockey League and the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League.

Team Press Release