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Barons sign defenseman

by Michael Baldwin Modified: June 17, 2013 at 1:10 pm •  Published: April 4, 2013

The Oklahoma City Barons have signed defenseman Joey Leach to a tryout contract general manager Bill Scott announced on Thursday.

Originally drafted by the Calgary Flames in the third round of the 2010 NHL draft, Leach has played the last five seasons with Kootenay in the Western Hockey League. In those five seasons Leach has scored 134 points in 274 games.

This past season Leach was the Ice’s top scoring defenseman (43 points).


by Michael Baldwin
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Mike Baldwin has been a sports reporter for The Oklahoman since 1982. Mike graduated from Okmulgee High School in 1974 and attended Oklahoma Christian University, graduating with a journalism degree in 1978. Mike's first job was sports editor...
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