Long Beach, Vellinga Agree To Terms

LONG BEACH, Calif. – The Long Beach Ice Dogs announced that veteran defenseman Mike Vellinga has agreed to terms.

One of three players to play in all 72 games in 2004-05, the 6-2 and 212-pound Vellinga scored 15 points (4g-11a) and had 73 penalty minutes while leading Long Beach defensemen in plus-minus rating with +23.