Grizzlies re-sign Mathieu Aubin
West Valley City, Utah – Utah Grizzlies Head Coach/General Manager Tim Branham announced that the team has re-signed veteran forward Mathieu Aubin for the 2014-15 season.
The Grizzlies are the ECHL affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks of the National Hockey League and the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League.
After being acquired from Cincinnati on Nov. 7 last year along with Michael Pelech, Aubin finished third on the Grizzlies in scoring with 16 goals and 28 assists for 44 points in 54 games. He led the Grizzlies in power-play points with 21 on five goals and 16 assists and was second on Utah with 13 multiple-point games.
Aubin, 27, served as captain of the Cincinnati Cyclones from December 2011 to May 2013 and won two Kelly Cup championships in Cincinnati in 2008 and 2010. In addition, he won a Calder Cup championship with Hamilton of the AHL in 2009. In 346 career ECHL games with Utah, Cincinnati and Bakersfield, Aubin has totaled 141 goals and 211 assists for 352 points in 401 games. He was named the ECHL’s Plus Performer of the Year in 2011-12 with a +25. In 82 professional career playoff games, Aubin has 24 goals and 25 assists for 49 points.