Press release

IceCaps Sign Centre Luc-Olivier Blain to PTO

IceCaps Sign Blain to PTO

Luc Blain
Luc Blain

St. John’s IceCaps Media Release

ST. JOHN’S, NL (November 26, 2015) – Montreal Canadiens and St. John’s IceCaps General Manager Marc Bergevin announced today the IceCaps have signed centre Luc-Olivier Blain to a 25-game Professional Tryout contract (PTO).

The 26-year-old Longeuil, Que. native has collected four goals and four assists in 13 games this season with the Brampton Beast of the ECHL. The six-foot-three, 198-pound pivot played his amateur hockey with the Chicoutimi Sagueneens (QMJHL), Nanaimo Clippers (BCHL) and the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees (OUAA).

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