The Hitmen Informant is written by Calgary Hitmen Play-by-Play Broadcaster Brad Curle.
Sunday, 30 October 2011
Hitmen grad heads to NHL
Former Calgary Hitmen defenceman Alex Plante has been called up by Edmonton and is in the Oilers line-up tonight against the St. Louis Blues. Plante played parts of five seasons with the Hitmen (2004-05 to 2008-09). Tonight marks this eighth career game in the NHL. Plante finished the night +1 and also had one assist setting up Ryan Smyth. He finished the game with 12:04 of ice time.