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New York Islanders - Blue & White - Brett Gallant

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders
Position: Left Wing

Height: 6’0
Weight: 185
Shoots: Left
Born: December 28, 1988 in Summerside, PEI

TRANSACTIONS: Signed a one-year contract with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (American Hockey League) on May 6, 2011.

LAST SEASON: Finished the season on a professional tryout with Bridgeport appearing in 17 games…Scored his first AHL goal on Mar. 13 against Providence…Recorded one goal and 73 penalty minutes…Split first half of season in the with the Elmira Jackals and Reading Royals of the East Coast Hockey League…Played 13 games with Elmira, recording 80 penalty minutes…Played 12 games with Reading, scoring 3 points (1g/2a) and adding 52 penalty minutes.

CAREER: 2009-10: Split time with the Syracuse Crunch of the AHL and Elmira (ECHL)…Appeared in one game with Syracuse, picking up five penalty minutes…Played in 38 games for Elmira…Tallied two points (1g/1a) and 185 penalty minutes.

JUNIOR: 2008-09: Spent the season in the Maritime Junior A Hockey League with the Summerside Western Capitals…Played in 50 games, notching 24 goals and 49 assists…Finished the season with 235 penalty minutes.

2007-08: Spent entire season with the Saint John Sea Dogs of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League…Appeared in 57 games with Saint John…Put up five points (3g/2a) and 175 penalty minutes…Added one goal and 15 penalty minutes in 11 playoff games with Saint John.

2006-07: Played in 48 games for Saint John…Recorded five goals and one assist…Had 192 penalty minutes in his first full season with Saint John.

2005-06: Split the season between Summerside of the MJAHL and Saint John of the QMJHL…Appeared in nine games. recording two assists and 148 penalty minutes with Summerside…Skated in 26 games for Saint John, picking up an assist and 72 penalty minutes.

Statistics Regular Season Playoffs
SEASON CLUB LEA GP G A PTS PIM GP G A PTS PIM
2005-06 Saint John QMJHL 26 0 1 1 72 - - - - -
2005-06 Summerside MJAHL 9 0 2 2 148 - - - - -
2006-07 Saint John QMJHL 48 5 1 6 192 - - - - -
2007-08 Saint John QMJHL 57 3 2 5 175 - - - - -
2008-09 Summerside MJAHL 50 24 49 73 235 - - - - -
2009-10 Elmira ECHL 38 1 1 2 185 - - - - -
2009-10 Syracuse AHL 1 0 0 0 5 - - - - -
2010-11 Elmira ECHL 13 0 0 0 80 - - - - -
2010-11 Reading ECHL 12 1 2 3 52 - - - - -
2010-11 Bridgeport AHL 17 1 0 1 73 - - - - -
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