ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Mighty Ducks of Anaheim announced today that the National Hockey League (NHL) club has assigned goaltender Nathan Marsters to the Portland Pirates, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League.
Marsters, 26 (1/28/80), played in 37 games for Portland during the 2005-06 regular season, posting a record of 23-9-2 with a 3.10 goals-against average (GAA) and .900 save percentage (SV%). The Burlington, Ontario native led the Pirates in games played, wins, minutes (2,050) and saves (955).
In 2004-05 with the Louisiana IceGators of the ECHL, he played in 54 games, posting a 13-30-4 record and a 3.51 GAA and a .901 SV%. Anaheim signed Marsters to a two-year contract on Nov. 28, 2005. He was originally drafted by the Los Angeles Kings in the fifth round (165th overall) of the 2000 Entry Draft.