Friday, June 18, 2021

Eagles Sign Ex Vipers Forward Gill:

The EC GRAND Immo VSV Eagles have signed former Vernon

Vipers forward Sahir Gill.

Here is the story from the website,

Top new addition: Canadian Sahir Gill becomes an "eagle" in Villach - 5 minutes - News & News

The EC GRAND Immo VSV Eagles are an ice hockey team from Villach, Carinthia, Austria that play in the Erste Bank Hockey League.

Gill played the past two seasons in Germany with the Augsburger Panther. The Panther are a professional ice hockey team from Ausburg, Bavaria, Germany that play in the Deutsche Eishockey Liga League.

Gill played three seasons at Boston University before signing his first professional contract with the ECHL Wheeling Nailers in 2013. Gill played five seasons in the ECHL & American Hockey League with the Hamilton Bulldogs, Wheeling Nailers, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins & Rochester Americans from 2013-2018 before going to Germany in 2018 and signing with the Augsburger Panther.

Gill attended the Montreal Canadians training camp in 2014 and the Pittsburgh Penguins training camp in 2016. Gill made his NHL pre-season debut September 28th 2016 went pointless in the Penguins 2-0 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks. The Penguins assigned Gill to the American Hockey League Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins where he would finish the 2016-17 season.

Gill played parts of two seasons in Vernon from 2008-2010. Gill left the Vipers in July 2009 for the United States Hockey League Chicago Steel. Gill played 26 games with the Steel, before returning to Vernon in mid January 2010 where he would finish the remainder of the season with the Vipers. In 71 games with the Vipers, Gill collected (21-goals-30-assists-42-points).

Sahir Gill's Player Profile:

Sahir Gill - Elite Prospects

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