DEVILS SIGN DEFENSEMAN JULIAN MELCHIORI TO AHL CONTRACT
Melchiori has 378 American Hockey League games played
BINGHAMTON – The Binghamton Devils announced that the club has signed defenseman Julian Melchiori to a one-year, American Hockey League contract. The announcement came from Binghamton’s General Manager, Tom Fitzgerald.
Melchiori, 27, recorded six goals and six assists for 12 points in 54 games this past season with the Springfield Thunderbirds. During the 2017-18 campaign, the native of Richmond Hill, ON served as the alternate captain for the Manitoba Moose and had 14 points in 49 games, along with six points in seven playoff games. Overall, the left-shooting defenseman has 66 points (18 goals, 48 assists) in 378 regular-season AHL games.
The former third-round draft pick of the Atlanta Thrashers has played in 30 National Hockey League games for the Winnipeg Jets.