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According to a report from La Regione, the ZSC Lions have already found their fourth import-player in the Canadian forward Brandon Pirri.

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Only one day after the signing of defenseman Kevin Klein, another New York Ranger reportedly joins the ZSC Lions for the upcoming season. According to information from La Regione, the Lions have signed the 26-year-old forward Brandon Pirri. The confirmation of the club should follow soon.

Pirri, who can play both as a center or a winger, had not received a qualifying offer from the New York Rangers by the end of June. For the Rangers, he suited up in 60 games last seaon, in which he put up 18 points (8 goals, 10 assists).

Over the course of his whole career, the young Canadian has appeared in a total of 226 NHL-games (for the Chicago Blackhawks, Florida Panthers, Anaheim Ducks, and the New York Rangers), in which he scored 57 goals and added 41 assists for 98 points.

Last Update: 15 July 2017, 11:47 AM | tme