Wheeling Receives Byrne From Peoria

WHEELING, W.Va. – The Wheeling Nailers announced that they have received defenseman Trevor Byrne from the Peoria Rivermen of the American Hockey League.

Selected in the fifth round (143rd overall) by St. Louis in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft and under contract to the Blues, the 25-year-old has 17 points (2g-15a) and 22 penalty minutes in 365 games with the Rivermen.

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