SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The San Francisco Bulls Professional Hockey Team, proud affiliate of the San Jose Sharks, announced today that Mikael Tam has been loaned to the Bulls by their AHL affiliate, the Worcester Sharks. It is the third time Tam has been loaned to the Bulls.
Tam, 21, has played in 10 games with the Bulls and recorded three assists. His first career point was an assist in a 4-3 shootout win over the Utah Grizzlies on November 18 at the Cow Palace. Tam also has played in nine games for Worcester this season, collecting 15 penalty minutes.
Tam recorded 140 points (53 goals, 87 assists) in 318 games with the Quebec Remparts in the QMJHL. The Quebec City, Quebec native, led all Remparts defensemen last season with 15 goals and led the club with 106 penalty minutes.
The Bulls take to the ice tonight against the Stockton Thunder at 7:30 pm at HP Pavilion at San Jose, home of the San Jose Sharks. On Friday, December 21, the Bulls host the Ontario Reign at the Cow Palace at 7:15 pm. Get your tickets by calling 855-SF-BULLS.
SF Bulls Season Tickets start at less than $12 per seat and include the first four games of the Kelly Cup Playoffs, savings on parking, and special invitations to “Meet The Team” and Chalk Talk Events. Individual tickets are now on sale. Click here to find out more or call 415-469-9843.
About the ECHL
The ECHL began in 1988-89 with five teams in four states. Today, the league has 23 teams in 16 states. The ECHL celebrates its 25th Anniversary in 2012-13 and is the third-longest tenured professional hockey league behind only the National Hockey League and the American Hockey League. The ECHL has had 234 players reach the NHL over the last seven seasons. It’s the primary developmental league for the NHL and the AHL. On opening day of the 2011-12 season, 83 former ECHL players were on NHL rosters. The ECHL teams are divided into the Eastern Conference and the Western Conference. All teams play a 72-game schedule. For more information please visit http://www.echl.com/