Saturday, August 6, 2016

Huskies Re-Sign Ex Viper Forward Pimm:

The the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) Kassel Huskies have re-signed
former Vernon Vipers forward Braden Pimm. 

The Huskies are a professional ice hockey team based in Kassel, Hesse, Germany that play in the Deutsche Eishockey Liga Hockey League. In 48 games last season with the Huskies Pimm has (17-goals-35-assists-52-points).

After four years at Northeastern University Pimm signed his first amateur-tryout contract (ATO) with the American Hockey League (AHL) Milwaukee Admirals on March 27th 2014. Pimm was not rewarded with a new contract after going pointless in 9 games with Milwaukee. Pimm attended the Washington Capitals Training camp in July 2014 before signing with the Capitals farm club the AHL Hershey Bears on August 15th 2014. Pimm never played a single game with Hershey before joining-signing with the East Coast Hockey League South Carolina Stingrays in mid October 2014.  After playing In 45 games with South Carolina Pimm would get recalled to the Hershey Bears on February 23rd 2015, was reassigned to the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) Evansville IceMen on the same day. In 45 games with the Stingrays Pimm collected (18-goals-17-assists-35-points).  In 7 games with the IceMen Pimm has (2-goals-3-assists-5-points).
Pimm played three years in Vernon (2007-2010) In 179 regular season games with the Vipers Pimm collected (64-goals-97-assists-161-points). Pimm scored the game winner at the 2009 Royal Bank Cup as the Vipers won their fifth National Championship shutting out the SJHL Humboldt Broncos 2-0.

Braden Pimm's Player Profile:

This is posted on the Huskies website:

Huskies extend with Braden Pimm

06th June, 2016. Published in the team

With Braden Pimm have taken Kassel Huskies the first contingent place for the coming season in the DEL2. The 26 year-old Canadian already changed in last summer on recommendation of ex-husky Mike Collins to Fulda and marked 68 points (24 gates) in 62 plays. Before the centre in the East Coast played hockey league as well as for the Northeastern University in which also Huskies coach Rico Rossi studied.

„ Braden has continuously increased about the season and has accumulated in the Playoffs to the top condition. We expect that he confirms this form also in the coming season “, explains Huskies manager Joe Gibbs.

Also the Canadian is glad about the second season in Northern Hessen. „ I have always said that I want to play for the Huskies if I return to Germany. The fans and the mood in the hall are unbelievable and I am glad very much to be allowed to accumulate again in the tricot of the Huskies “, according to Pimm.

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