Syracuse Crunch Sign Goaltender Brandon Halverson to Two-Year AHL Contract

November 28, 2023 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Syracuse Crunch News Release

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Syracuse Crunch have signed goaltender Brandon Halverson to a two-year AHL contract, General Manager Stacy Roest announced today.

Halverson, 27, has appeared in six games with the Crunch this season on a PTO posting a 4-1-0 record with a .896 save percentage and 2.99 goals-against average. He earned his first AHL shutout with a 26-save performance against the Utica Comets on Nov. 24. Halverson has also played in six games with the Orlando Solar Bears of the ECHL this season recording a 3-2-0 record along with a .925 save percentage and 2.36 goals-against average. Last season, the Traverse City, MI native appeared in 17 games with the Bayreuth Tigers going 6-10-0 with a .909 save percentage and 3.54 goals-against average.

The 6-foot-4, 209-pound netminder has appeared in 58 career AHL games with the Crunch, Tucson Roadrunners and Hartford Wolf Pack since 2016 amassing an 22-30-4 record, .890 save percentage and 3.37 goals-against average.

Halverson was selected by the New York Rangers in the second round, 59th overall at the 2014 NHL Draft.

Single game tickets and ticket packages for the 2023-24 season are on sale now and can be purchased in person at the Crunch office located inside the Upstate Medical University Arena at Onondaga County War Memorial at 800 S. State St. in Syracuse, by calling the office at 315-473-4444 or online through Ticketmaster. For the latest Crunch news, visit or follow the club on Facebook (, Twitter (@SyracuseCrunch) and Instagram (@syracusecrunch).

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