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Sound Tigers Agree to Terms with Matt Gaudreau

Courtesy: SoundTigers.com
          Release: 06/13/2017
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The Bridgeport Sound Tigers announced today forward Matt Gaudreau has agreed to terms on an American Hockey League contract for the 2017-18 season.

Gaudreau, 22, completed a four-year career at Boston College in March, posting career highs in goals (eight), assists (27) and points (35) in 40 games last season. He ranked second on the Eagles in scoring and led the team in assists during his senior campaign. Overall, Gaudreau recorded 63 points (16 goals, 47 assists) and a plus-25 rating in 119 career contests with Boston College. He signed an amateur tryout (ATO) with Bridgeport on March 28, training with the team in the final weeks of the 2016-17 season. 

Prior to his time at Boston College, Gaudreau, the native of Carneys Point Township, N.J., played two seasons with the Omaha Lancers in the United States Hockey League (USHL) from 2011-13. He notched 40 points (15 goals, 25 assists) in 106 games.

The 5'9, 150-pound winger is the younger brother of Calgary Flames forward Johnny Gaudreau, who also played at Boston College prior to turning pro.

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