ORLANDO GETS REID FROM ALASKA
Solar Bears Complete Trade for Goaltender
Orlando, FL - The Orlando Solar Bears announced today that they
have acquired G James Reid from the Alaska Aces in exchange for
F Spencer Bennett.
Reid (6'0", 190 lbs.) has appeared in two games for the Alaska
Aces this season, 1-1-0-0 record with a 4.00 GAA and .822 save
percentage. He ended last season with Alaska as well, going 6-2-0-1
with a 2.09 GAA and .910 save percentage. Reid also appeared in
five games for the Lake Erie Monsters in the American Hockey
League (AHL) in 2011-12, his first professional season, and
played three games for the Allen Americans in the Central
Hockey League (CHL) as well.
Before turning pro, Reid played three seasons with the Spokane
Chiefs in the Western Hockey League (WHL) from 2008-11. In his
final season with Spoake in 2010-11, Reid posted a 2.52 GAA,
.904 save percentage, and a 35-9-3 record while being named a
WHL First Team All-Star. The Calgary, Alberta, native played 18
games in his first WHL season, registering a 1.68 GAA, a .940
save percentage, and four shutouts to go along with a 12-5-1
Bennett played three games for the Solar Bears, collecting one
For the current roster, click here.
Orlando returns to the Amway Center on Wednesday, January 30,
for a 7:00 p.m. game against the Greenville Road Warriors. Good
seats are still available. Visit www.OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com.
The Orlando Solar Bears, the ECHL affiliate of the NHL's
Minnesota Wild and AHL's Houston Aeros, play all of their home
games at the 2012 Street and Smith's Sports Business
Journal Sports Facility of the Year, the Amway
Individual tickets for all regular season home games are on
sale beginning as low as $15. To purchase your tickets, please
visit www.OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com or the Amway
Center Box Office.
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Season ticket plans are available now. Pro-rated full-season
and half season ticket plans range in price from $225-$800 per
season ticket (includes facility fee), reflecting a savings of
up to 42% off box office pricing. For more information call the
Solar Bears at 407-951-8200 to speak to a Ticket Sales Account
Group tickets are a great way to entertain employees,
co-workers, clients, friends and family. For more information
on discounted group tickets and a list of group benefits, call
407-951-8200 or click here.
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apparel, and headwear can be purchased online at: http://shop.orlandosolarbearshockey.com/