CHICAGO, Illinois - The Chiacgo Blackhawks have re-assigned goaltender Mike Brodeur (pronounced "broh-DUHR") to the Admirals from their ECHL affiliate, the Toledo Storm. Brodeur, 23, is a 6'1", 171-pound goaltender from Calgary, Alberta.
TOLEDO, Ohio- Last week, the Toledo Storm, ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks, announced today that goaltender Mike Brodeur (BRO-dur) has been named the RBK Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week after going 3-0-0 with 2 shutouts in his first home weekend series with the Storm.
The 23-year old Calgary, Alberta native stopped 81 of 84 shots he faced in the three-game weekend series, posting a 1.00 goals-against average and a 0.964 save percentage during that stretch. On Friday night, he turned aside 25 shots to earn his first shutout as a Storm netminder. Saturday night, he stopped 32 of 35 as the Storm defeated the Bombers 5-3. Then, on Sunday, Brodeur collected his second shutout of the weekend, blocking 24 shots against the Johnstown Chiefs. Following the weekend series, Brodeur has a 3-2-0 record with Toledo, and a 2.00 GAA with a .938 SVP. On the season, Brodeur is 5-2-0 in seven games between the Storm and the Augusta Lynx with three shutouts, a 2.00 goals against average and .931 save %.