Monday , 17 January 2022
Image credit: Arizona State University Sun Devils.

Brinson Pasichnuk to make NHL debut tonight

Brinson Pasichnuk will be making his National Hockey League debut tonight with the San Jose Sharks, according to NHL insider Elliotte Friedman.

The Bonnyville-native has been playing his first season of professional hockey with the San Jose Barracuda in the American Hockey League after signing his NHL entry level contract.

The former Bonnyville Pontiac completed his college career last spring with Arizona State University and was a finalist for the Hobey Baker Award.

The Sharks are hosting the Arizona Coyotes tonight at 8:30pm.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.