21 June 2012

Matheson Back in the Fold

Defenseman Mark Matheson. The Chicago Wolves have re-signed defenseman Mark Matheson.

The 28-year-old blueliner ranked third among Wolves rear guards with 15 points (2G, 13A) in 60 games last season. He also ranked second among team defensemen and shared fifth overall on Chicago with a +9 plus/minus rating.

The Calgary, Alberta, native also appeared in five Calder Cup playoff tilts with the Wolves last year.

Overall, MATHESON has racked up 17 goals, 83 assists, and 100 points in 320 career AHL contests with the Wolves and Milwaukee Admirals, spanning six seasons (2006-12). He also skated in 31 Calder Cup playoff contests with Chicago and Milwaukee, collecting six points (G, 5A) and 14 penalty minutes.

In accordance with team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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