February 2, 2009 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Hamilton Bulldogs
HAMILTON, ON - Hamilton Bulldogs General Manager Julien BriseBois announced today that the club has signed left wing Andrew Conboy to an American Hockey League contract for the remainder of the 2008-2009 season. As per club policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Conboy, 20, played for the Michigan State Spartans for 21 games this season accumulating five points (three goals, two assists) while leading the team in penalty minutes with 76. In 2007-2008, the 6-foot-4, 200-pound left winger won the Clark Cup with the Omaha Lancers of the USHL. The native of Rosemount, Minnesota ranked fifth on the team in points with 38 (17 goals, 21 assists) and second on the team in penalty minutes with 188. Conboy was drafted by Montreal in the 5th round, 142nd overall in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. Conboy will be ineligible to play for the Bulldogs until Wednesday, February 11th when the \'Dogs travel to Hershey to battle the Bears.
Beauregard, 22, underwent successful season-ending surgery to repair his Anterior Crucial Ligament (ACL) on Friday, January 30th. The 5-foot-11, 185-pound right wing played in eight games for the \'Dogs this season earning three points (two goals, one assists) along with six penalty minutes. The native of Montreal, Quebec also played in 25 games with the Cincinnati Cyclones earning 28 points (15 goals, 13 assists) along with two penalty minutes.
The Hamilton Bulldogs return to action on Wednesday, February 4th, at 7:30 p.m. when they host the Syracuse Crunch at Copps Coliseum. Fans can listen to every Bulldogs game on the flagship station of the Hamilton Bulldogs Hockey Network, TALK 820. Fans can also listen or watch at www.hamiltonbulldogs.com by clicking on the \'AHL Live\' or \'TALK 820\' icons on the Bulldogs website. All regular-season radio and online broadcasts will begin with a pre-game show 30 minutes prior to each scheduled game-time. For a complete listing of radio, online, \'Dogs-in-an-Hour and television broadcasts go to http://www.hamiltonbulldogs.com/page/broadcast_997 and click the appropriate links.
Tickets for all Bulldogs home games are available at the Copps Coliseum Box Office, any Ticketmaster outlet, online at www.ticketmaster.ca or through charge-by-phone at 905-527-7666.