HC Red Ice Martigny-Verbier-Entremont has signed former Vernon Vipers forward Alex Nikiforuk. HC Red Ice Martigny-Verbier-Entremont is a Swiss ice hockey club, founded in 2008. HC Red Ice is a member of the Swiss national League B.
Nikiforuk started the season with the GC Küsnacht Lions was in his second season with the Lions before joining HC Red Ice. The Lions are a Swiss professional ice hockey team.
After playing four years at the University of Nebraska, Nikiforuk has spent the past eight seasons overseas playing with eight different teams.
Nikiforuk played one season as an affiliated player "AP" with the Vipers (1999-2000) before being traded the following season to the Burnaby Bulldogs. In just 6 games with the Vipers Nikiforuk collected (0-goals-2-assists-2-points).
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Alex Nikiforuk with Red Ice for play-off
Beep Scorer des GCK Lions, the Canadian Alex Nikiforuk joins Red Ice as third étanger with the aim of play-off.
Arrived in Switzerland, to GCK Leos, in 2013, Nikiforuk inscribed 74 points in matchs 83 of LNB. He should join Red Ice for training of tomorrow, on Thursday, and will be at disposition of the coach Albert Malgin from the beginning play-off on Friday, February 13th, 20 h 00 in the Forum of Octodure against HC Ajoie. ' It is important to be able to lean on such joker during play-off ', comments Albert Malgin.