Bridgeport Sound Tigers play-by-play broadcaster Alan Fuehring welcomes fourth-year defenseman Parker Wotherspoon to this week's edition of the Sound Up podcast series. Each Tuesday, join us as we take a deep dive into the lives and careers of Sound Tigers players, coaches, alumni and more!
Wotherspoon, 23, re-signed with the New York Islanders on Oct. 27, 2020, agreeing to terms on a new two-year deal. He has one assist and an even-rating through the first five games of the 2020-21 season after recording 27 points (four goals, 23 assists) in 62 AHL games last year with the Sound Tigers.
The Surrey, BC native was Bridgeport’s fourth-leading scorer and recorded the club’s second-most penalty minutes (82) in 2019-20. In 191 career games with Bridgeport, Wotherspoon has 69 points (17 goals, 52 assists). He played junior hockey with the Tri-City Americans of the Western Hockey League (WHL) and represented Canada at the 2015 Under-18 World Junior Championships.