Heat Sign Brust

August 7, 2012 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Abbotsford Heat News Release

Abbotsford, BC - The Abbotsford Heat announced today the signing of veteran goaltender Barry Brust to a one year American Hockey League ("AHL") contract.

Brust, a native of Swan River, Manitoba and 3rd round draft choice of the Minnesota Wild, has played a total of 11 games in the National Hockey League - making his debut during the 2006-07 season with the Los Angeles Kings. During 6 AHL seasons, Brust has earned a .919% save percentage and a 2.49 goals against average with a record of 96-71-9.

In 2010-11 Brust was a member of the Calder Cup Champion Binghamton Senators, while last season he plied his trade in Europe where he played 33 games with the Straubing Tigers (DEL) in Germany, earning a .916 save percentage.

Visit Hawkey the Hawk and the Honda Way Street Team at the 50th Anniversary Abbotsford International Airshow this weekend, August 10, 11 and 12.

The 2012-13 Abbotsford Heat home opener is October 12th at the Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre (AESC).

Single-game tickets will be available for sale to the general public in September. Priority seating is offered exclusively to subscription holders; season tickets and flex packages are available now.

All tickets can be purchased by calling 1-877-452-HEAT (4328), clicking on www.abbotsfordheat.com.

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