Monarchs Sign Register
MANCHESTER, NH – The Manchester Monarchs, the primary affiliate of the 2012 Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings, have signed defenseman Matthew Register to a one-year American Hockey League contract and have loaned Register to the ECHL’s Ontario Reign, Monarchs Director of Hockey Operations Hubie McDonough announced today.
Register, 23, started the 2012-13 season with the Central Hockey League’s Tulsa Oilers registering a goal and 10 assists for 11 points and 11 penalty minutes in 25 games. Most recently, the six-foot-two, 195-pound defenseman has recorded a goal and four assists for five points and 20 penalty minutes in 26 games for the CHL’s Arizona Sundogs. Register suited up for the CHL’s Allen Americans in the 2011-12 season tallying a goal and three assists for four points and two penalty minutes in 22 games. The Calgary, Alberta native played four seasons (2006-10) in the Alberta Junior Hockey League with the Bonnyville Pontiacs tallying 30 goals and 64 assists for 94 assists and 170 penalty minutes in 166 games.
The Monarchs travel to play the Worcester Sharks at the DCU Center on Friday, February 22 at 7:30 p.m. Catch all the play-by-play action of Monarchs hockey with Ken Cail on the Monarchs Radio Network WGIR.com and at www.manchestermonarchs.com, presented by Manchester-Boston Regional Airport.