Flyers Reassign G Sandstrom to Lehigh Valley
Reading, PA - The Reading Royals announced Wednesday goaltender Felix SandstrÃ¶m has been reassigned from Reading to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms by the Philadelphia Flyers. SandstrÃ¶m is 6-9-0-0 with Reading this season, posting two shutouts, a 3.78 goals against average and .877 save percentage.
The 23-year-old native of GÃ¤vle, Sweden is 1-0-0-0 in his career with the Phantoms, stopping 40 shots (3 GA) Apr. 12, 2019 to defeat Providence.
SandstrÃ¶m stands 6-foot-2 and weighs 196 pounds. The Flyers selected SandstrÃ¶m in the 3rd round, 70th overall at the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. Prior his career in North America, SandstrÃ¶m played in the SHL from 2014-19. While with HV71 last season, SandstrÃ¶m generated a 10-8-0 record, 2.18 goals against average and .910 save percentage.
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The Royals are in their 19th ECHL season and are proudly affiliated with the NHL's Philadelphia Flyers and AHL's Lehigh Valley Phantoms. The Royals won the Kelly Cup in 2013, have made the playoffs 14 times, and are four-time division champions. The Berks County Convention Center Authority (BCCCA), founded in 1996, owns the Royals and oversees operations at Santander Arena and the Santander Arena Performing Arts Center.
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