NFL, MLB, CFL stats



Checkers Sign Devan Dubnyk to Professional Tryout Contract

December 7, 2021 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Charlotte Checkers News Release


The Charlotte Checkers today announced that they have signed goaltender Devan Dubnyk to a professional tryout contract.

Dubnyk, 35, is a veteran of 542 NHL games with Edmonton, Nashville, Arizona, Minnesota, San Jose and Colorado. During that time, he posted a 253-206-54 record with a 2.61 goals-against average and .914 save percentage. A three-time NHL All-Star (2015-16, 2016-17 and 2018-19), Dubnyk earned Second Team All-Star honors in 2014-15 and also earned the Bill Masterton Trophy for perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to ice hockey in 2014-15.

The 6-foot-6, 224-pound native of Regina, Saskatchewan, split last season between San Jose and Colorado, recording a 6-11-2 record in 22 total games played. The 14th overall draft pick by Edmonton in 2004, Dubnyk has also logged 140 career AHL games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Springfield and Hamilton. His most recent AHL appearance was with Hamilton during the 2013-14 season.

In a corresponding move, the Checkers assigned goaltender Evan Fitzpatrick to the ECHL's Greenville Swamp Rabbits.

The Checkers begin a six-game home stand with back-to-back games against the Syracuse Crunch this Friday, Dec. 10 (7 p.m.) and Saturday, Dec. 11 (6 p.m.).


• Discuss this story on the American Hockey League message board...

American Hockey League Stories from December 7, 2021


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.

OurSports Central