Lynx Receive Bembridge From Portland

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Lynx announced that right wing Garrett Bembridge has been assigned from the Portland Pirates of the American Hockey League.

Augusta is the ECHL affiliate of the Pirates of the AHL and the Anaheim Ducks of the National Hockey League.

Selected in the fifth round (137th overall) by the New York Rangers in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft and in the seventh round (207th overall) by the Calgary Flames in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft, the 26-year-old had 75 points (36g-39a) in 52 regular season games and nine points (5g-4a) in seven Kelly Cup Playoff games for Idaho in 2005-06. He also played in the AHL in 2005-06 and had nine points (6g-3a) in 19 regular season games and five points (3g-2a) in 17 playoff games for Portland while also playing two games for Syracuse.

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