The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they have signed defenseman Mark Friedman, the club's 2014 third round draft pick (86th overall), to an entry-level contract for the 2017-18 season, according to GM Ron Hextall.
Additionally, Friedman will report to the club's American Hockey League affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, for the remainder of the 2016-17 season.
Friedman spent the last three seasons in the NCAA at Bowling Green State University of the WCHA. Below are some news & notes:
MARK FRIEDMAN (FREED-man)
DRAFTED: 3rd Round, 86th overall (2014)
TEAM/LEAGUE: Bowling Green State University (NCAA: WCHA)
AGE: 21 (12-25-1995)
BORN: Toronto, Ontario
VITALS: 5'11", 185 pounds