Flames assign Paul Byron to Abbotsford
CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have assigned forward Paul Byron to the Abbotsford Heat (AHL).
Byron, a native of Ottawa, Ontario recorded 2 goals in 6 games with the Flames this season. He has three goals and one assist along with 26 penalty minutes in nine games with the Abbotsford Heat. Last season he played eight NHL games with the Buffalo Sabres netting his first career goal and added one assist and two penalty minutes.
#32 PAUL BYRON - CENTRE
BORN: Ottawa, ON DATE: April 27, 1989
HEIGHT: 5’10’’ WEIGHT: 180 lbs.
DRAFTED: BUF – 6th round (179th overall) in the 2007 NHL Draft
HOW ACQUIRED: Trade with Buffalo along with Chris Butler in exchange for Robyn Regehr, Alex Kotalik and Calgary’s 2nd round pick in 2012 NHL Draft