Press release

IceCaps Release Forward Luke Pither from PTO

IceCaps release Pither from PTO


St. John’s IceCaps Media Release

ST. JOHN’S, NL (December 17, 2015) – Montreal Canadiens and St. John’s IceCaps General Manager Marc Bergevin announced today the IceCaps have released centre Luke Pither from a 25-game Professional Tryout contract (PTO).

The 26-year-old Oshawa, Ont. native had three assists in six games with the IceCaps. He has collected 12 points in 14 games this season with the Brampton Beast of the ECHL. The six-foot, 194-pound pivot played his amateur hockey with the Kingston Frontenacs, Guelph Storm, Belleville Bulls and Barrie Colts of the Ontario Hockey League.

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