I’ll admit that I thought there would be an NHL contract for 2012-13 available to former Quesnel Millionaires forward Gilbert Brule, but it looks now like he’ll play at least one season in Europe as he’s signed with the ZSC Lions of the National League A in Switzerland.
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Here’s the translated release from the ZSC Lions website:
ZSC Lions commit Gilbert Brulé
The ZSC Lions are pleased to announce the commitment of the 25-year-old striker Gilbert Brulé known. The Canadian signed with the Lions a 1-year contract.
Gilbert Brulé played for the Phoenix Coyotes, where he graduated in January 2012 for 45 games and scoring 17 points scorers. In the first half of the season he was standing at the farm team of the Edmonton Oilers, the Oklahoma City Barons under contract. Realized there Brulé 18 points scorers in 27 games.
Overall, the 25-year-old comes to 308 NHL games for the organizations of Columbus, Edmonton and Phoenix. It scored 45 goals and scored 53 Brulé assists. In the AHL, the Canadian ran 95 times for total of Syracuse, Springfield, Illinois, and Oklahoma (57 points scorers).
2005/2006 Gilbert Brulé with the Vancouver Giants won the Western Hockey League (WHL), which he had with 68 points from 45 games relevant content.