By: Hamilton Bulldogs
04/03/2013 1:26 PM
MONTREAL, QUE – Montreal Canadiens and Hamilton Bulldogs General Manager Marc Bergevin announced today that the Canadiens have signed forward Danny Kristo to a two-year contract. As per club policy, financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The forward is scheduled to join the Bulldogs on the road.
Kristo, 22, played 40 regular season games this season for the University of North Dakota of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association registering 52 points (26 goals, 26 assists), a +17 rating and 24 penalty minutes while ranking first on the team in goals and points. The 5’11”, 188-pound forward finished tied for second in the NCAA in goals and points while ranking third in the NCAA with six game-winning goals and was named one of the Top 10 Finalists for the 2013 Hobey Baker Memorial Award. The native of Edina, Minnesota spent four seasons with the University of North Dakota posting 161 points (68 goals, 93 assists) and 83 penalty minutes in 157 regular season games from 2009-2013. Kristo was originally selected by the Montreal Canadiens in the second round, 56th overall in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
The Bulldogs’ next game is against the Rampage in San Antonio on Friday, April 5th at 8:30 p.m. All ‘Dogs games will be broadcast on Hamilton's Funny 820 (AM 820). Fans can also listen to and watch all 'Dogs games on www.hamiltonbulldogs.com. Live coverage with the broadcast team of Play-By-Play Announcer Derek Wills (all home and away games) and Colour Commentator Al Craig (all home and select away games) will begin with the Pioneer Pre-Game Show 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
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