Gudbranson reassigned to Solar Bears

Defenseman skated in two games for Toronto Marlies

Defenseman Alex Gudbranson has been reassigned to the Orlando Solar Bears by the Toronto Marlies.

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Solar Bears have announced that defenseman Alex Gudbranson has been reassigned to the club by the Toronto Marlies, Orlando’s American Hockey League affiliate.

Gudbranson, 23, returns to Orlando looking to build on his totals of six points (2g-4a) and 17 penalty minutes in 19 games with the Solar Bears. Following his Feb. 1 recall to Toronto, Gudbranson skated in two games with the Marlies, logging a +3 rating.

The Solar Bears battle the Florida Everblades in a Wawa Sunshine Cup Series match tonight at 7 p.m. at the Rink at Amway Center, as Orlando kicks off a busy February home schedule consisting of a season-high 10 games. Single-game tickets for the 2017-18 season are now on sale at the Amway Center box office and

About the Orlando Solar Bears:

The Orlando Solar Bears are in their sixth season of operation in the ECHL, the premier “AA” hockey league in North America, and are the proud affiliate of the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs and the AHL’s Toronto Marlies. The Solar Bears are owned and operated by the Orlando Magic and the DeVos Family, and play at the Rink at Amway Center, the 2012 Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal Sports Facility of the Year.

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