August 10, 2012 - 11:08 AM
Abbotsford, BC – The Abbotsford Heat announced today the signing of goaltender Danny Taylor to a one year American Hockey League (“AHL”) contract.
Danny Taylor making a save.
Taylor, born in Plymouth, England, joined the Heat after signing as a free agent on December 2, 2011; during his time with the Heat last season Taylor’s record was 17-10-3 with a save percentage of .927. By the end of the regular season Taylor was tied for second in the league with five shutouts; eighth in the league with a goals against average of 2.29 and ninth with a save percentage of .924.
2012-13 will be Danny’s sixth season in the AHL after being drafted in 2004 by the Los Angeles Kings. During his time in the AHL, Danny has earned a combined record of 46-28-7, a save percentage of .919% and a 2.64 goals against average.
DANNY TAYLOR - GOALTENDER
Plymouth, England DATE
: April 28, 1986
: 6’1’’ WEIGHT
: 176 lbs.
: 7th round, 221st overall, in the 2004 Entry Draft by the Los Angeles Kings
: Signed as a free agent with Abbotsford December 2, 2011
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