Salmon Kings Sign Hanson

VICTORIA, British Columbia – The Victoria Salmon Kings announced that they have signed defenseman Matt Hanson.

The Salmon Kings are the ECHL affiliate of the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League and the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League.

In his second professional season in 2006-07, the 5-foot-10 and 195-pound Hanson played in the Central Hockey League and had one assist and 16 penalty minutes in 14 games for Tulsa and 14 points (6g-8a) and 24 penalty minutes in 26 regular season games and one goal and eight penalty minutes in six playoff games for Youngstown.

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