Devils sign free-agent F Damien Brunner
September 24, 2013
By The Associated Press
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - The New Jersey Devils have signed Damien Brunner after reaching a professional tryout agreement with the free agent forward earlier this month.
Terms of the deal with the 27-year-old Brunner reached Tuesday aren't being released by the team. After joining the Devils on a tryout basis on Sept. 16, Brunner has two assists in two NHL preseason games.
In 44 games last season with Detroit, Brunner had 12 goals and 14 assists. He added a team-leading five goals and four assists in 14 postseason contests.
Before joining the Red Wings, Brunner played in the Swiss National League for seven seasons from 2006-07 through 2012-13.
He represented Switzerland at the 2010 and 2012 World Championships, and had a team-leading seven points last year.
Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
25-10 +2,197 L35, +3,452 TY
2-0 +290 Y'day, +3,508 This Year
8-3, +581 L11 NHL Selections
34-19, +1,905 Last 53 G-Plays
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!