News and Notes - 07/25/2016

Avs, Eagles Strike Four-Year Agreement

After much speculation, it was confirmed by both organizations last week that the Colorado Eagles would become the ECHL affiliate to the Colorado Avalanche for the next four seasons.
I think the goalie union is the greatest and strongest in the world, and when a fellow goalie calls, you pick up the phone and make an appointment to see him,” said Billington, a longtime backup to Avalanche Hall of Famer Patrick Roy, on Wednesday. “That’s really how this got started.
— Reporter-Herald
Pats Pursue Jost

The WHL rights of Avs 2016 first round pick, Tyson Jost, were traded on Friday to the Regina Pats. Jost is expected to play at North Dakota (NCHC) this fall, but Regina remains hopeful.
We fully know what Tyson’s desires are and we respect that immensely,” Pats head coach/GM John Paddock said in a media release. “At some point we will have a conversation with his representatives and him about what we think of him as a player.
— Regina Leader-Post
Storm Named Captain for the 2016-17 St. Cloud State Huskies
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