Royals Trade Thompson To Bakersfield

READING, Pa. – The Reading Royals announced that they have traded defenseman Shawn Thompson to the Bakersfield Condors in exchange for financial considerations.

The Royals are the ECHL affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League and the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League.

In his first professional season in North America, the 26-year-old has one assist in two games with Reading. He played in Italy in 2005-06 and had 20 points (11g-9a) and 81 penalty minutes in 44 games for HC Gardena.

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