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Providence Signs Koger to PTO
Providence, RI - The Providence Bruins, in their 20th season in the American Hockey League, announced today that the club has signed forward Daniel Koger to a Professional Tryout Agreement.
Koger, of Szekesfehervar, Hungary, has split time this season between the St. John's IceCaps and the Cincinnati Cyclones (ECHL). In 14 games for Cincinnati, Koger has registered five goals and six assists. Koger is in his second professional season in North America. The right wing spent his rookie season with the Laredo Bucks of the Central Hockey League, skating in 64 games and finishing third on the team in scoring with 52 points (29g, 23a).
Prior to making his professional debut in North America, Koger played two seasons in the Austrian Hockey League. The 6'2", 195-pound winger made his professional debut in 2008-09 with Salzburg and recorded three points in 18 games. Koger, 22, registered seven goals and nine assists in 40 games with Szekeshfehervar Alba Volan in 2009-10.
The P-Bruins open a four-game road trip on December 26, making stops in Manchester, Portland and Springfield before returning to Manchester to close out 2011 on New Years Eve. The P-Bruins return to The Dunk on Friday, January 6 for a 7:05 p.m. face off with the Portland Pirates for Kids T-Shirt Night, which are free to the firs 1,000 kids 12 and under. To purchase our special tickets offers or for more information, call the Providence Bruins ticket office at (401) 273-5000 or log on to the team website at www.providencebruins.com.
Sunday, January 1 2012, 11:25 AM EST