Chiefs Deal Bushee To WheelingNovember 17, 2009 - ECHL (ECHL) Johnstown Chiefs
A 6-0, 190-pound defenseman from Otsego, Michigan, Bushee is playing in his second full season of professional hockey. He signed with the Chiefs to begin the 2008-2009 season, and was a steady presence on the blue line. Bushee tied Chiefs defender, and current alternate captain, Greg Gallagher for most games played (67) among Chiefs defensemen that season. He posted 23 points (4G, 19A) and 40 penalty minutes as well. Bushee's first professional goal was the game winner against Reading on 11/8/2008.
After finishing up his collegiate career at Cansius College, Bushee signed with the Cincinnati Cyclones during the 2007-2008 season and had 2 assists in his 14 games there. He participated in one playoff game as the Cyclones went on to win the Kelly Cup.
This season, Bushee has appeared in nine games for the Chiefs posting one assist, four penalty minutes, and a minus-four rating.
Mark your Calanders! The Chiefs return to Johnstown Wednesday, November 25against the Reading Royals at 7:05. It is our first Wendy's Wednesday Family Four Pack of the season. For 44 dollars families of four get four tickets, four hotdogs, four drink, and four boxes of popcorn. To order your package call the Chiefs at 814-539-1799 today. Good seats still remain for individual tickets, go to www.ticketmaster.com or call 1-800-Ticketmaster.
ECHL Stories from November 17, 2009
- Bakersfield Condors Vs. Ontario Wednesday Morning - Bakersfield Condors
- Home Games Friday, Saturday And Sunday With Great Promos And Giveaways - Bakersfield Condors
- Salmon Kings' Keetley Named ECHL Goaltender Of The Week - Victoria Salmon Kings
- Everblades Trade Beljo's Rights to Utah for Matt Caria - Florida Everblades
- Grizzlies Acquire Jadran Beljo From Florida - Utah Grizzlies
- ECHL Transactions - ECHL
- - Utah Grizzlies
- Victoria's Keetley Named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender Of The Week - ECHL
- Elmira's Donati Named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player Of The Week - ECHL
- Justin Donati Named ECHL Player Of The Week - Elmira Jackals
- Arsene Becomes 419th ECHL Player To Reach NHL - ECHL
- Gwinnett's Sullivan Suspended One Game - ECHL
- Walleye Add Goaltender Billy Sauer - Toledo Walleye
- MacAulay And Young Earn AHL Call-Ups - Stockton Thunder
- Cyclones Strike Early In 3-1 Win Over Trenton - Cincinnati Cyclones
- Cyclones Attendance Sets Record, Average Leads League - Cincinnati Cyclones
- Three Wranglers To San Antonio - Las Vegas Wranglers
- Chiefs Deal Bushee To Wheeling - Johnstown Chiefs
- Stingrays Goaltender Holtby Recalled To Hershey - South Carolina Stingrays
- ECHL Today - ECHL
- Nailers Acquire Kyle Bushee - Wheeling Nailers
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.