West Valley City, Utah – Utah Grizzlies Head Coach/General Manager Tim Branham announced today that the team has signed forward Brandon McNally.
The six-foot-two forward joins the Grizzlies after splitting last season between the Montreal Canadians’ AHL affiliate in St. John’s and their ECHL affiliate in Brampton. He had seven goals and six assists for 13 points in 48 games with St. John’s and had one goal and one assist in seven games with Brampton.
“Brandon plays the puck possession style game that we are looking for,” said Branham. “He is big, tough, and plays hard. We are happy to have him.”
The 24-year-old Massachusetts native, played four years collegiately at Dartmouth. McNally recorded 65 points (31 goals, 34 assists) and 196 penalty minutes in 105 games during college.
The Grizzlies open the season Friday, October 14 and Saturday, October 15 when they will host Idaho at Maverik Center.
Season tickets for the 2016-2017 season along with group and holiday party packages are on sale now. Visit www.utahgrizzlies.com or call for more information. Individual tickets will go on sale in September.