DES MOINES, Iowa – Iowa Wild General Manager Mike Murray today announced the American Hockey League (AHL) club has signed defenseman Brenden Miller to a professional try-out (PTO) agreement.
Miller, 27 (3/29/1994), has recorded 20 points (5-15=20) in 21 games with the Kalamazoo Wings of the ECHL this season. The Orangeville, Ontario native has appeared in 253 ECHL games in his career, recording 120 points (32-88=120) in that span. He owns one point (1-0=1) in two career AHL games with the Toronto Marlies. In the 2018-19 season, Miller appeared in 25 games for Banska Bystrica HC 05 of the Slovak Extraliga and nine games for Tingsgryds AIF of the Swedish Hockey League. He tallied four points (1-3=4) in the Slovak Extraliga and two points (0-2=2) in the Swedish Hockey League.
Before turning pro, Miller played five seasons with the Brampton/North Bay Battalion of the OHL from 2010-15. While there, he recorded 129 points (37-92=129) in 248 games. He will wear No. 24 with the Wild.
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