Press release

ROSTER UPDATE: IceCaps Sign Defenceman Chris Joyaux to ATO

IceCaps sign defenceman Joyaux to ATO

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St. John’s IceCaps Media Release

ST. JOHN’S, NL (March 16, 2016) – Montreal Canadiens and St. John’s IceCaps General Manager Marc Bergevin announced today the IceCaps have signed defenceman Christopher Joyaux to a 25-game Amateur Tryout contract (ATO).

The 23-year-old, Bloomingdale, Il native has spent the past four seasons with Miami (Ohio) University of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC), collecting five goals and 21 points.

The six-foot, 195-pounder will join the IceCaps in Toronto tomorrow for the club’s seven-game road trip.

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