September 24, 1996 in Sports

Adam Magarrell

 

Age: 20.

Height: 6-4.

Weight: 195.

Number: 28.

Hometown: Domain, Manitoba Position: Defenseman.

‘95-96 stats: 2 goals, 6 assists.

Draft status: Philadelphia (4th round, ‘94, unsigned, attended camp with Phoenix ‘96) Local school: Spokane Falls CC.

Quick check: Started slow last year due to burns suffered in career-threatening summertime car/motorcycle accident. Fully recovered. Up to 195 pounds. Known as a stay-at-home defenseman, his goal gave Chiefs their only win over the Brandon Wheat Kings in WHL finals.

Coach’s comment: “The accident is behind him. He’s ready to take the next step.”

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