Danny Syvret Returned by Blues
March 24, 2012
St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has returned defenseman Danny Syvret from the Blues to the Peoria Rivermen.
Syvret, 26, leads all Rivermen defenseman this season with 41 points (seven goals, 34 assists) in 66 games played. He spent last season with the AHL’s Syracuse Crunch and Adirondack Phantoms, tallying 40 points (10 goals, 30 assists) in 59 games.
The 5’11”, 205-pound defenseman has also appeared in 59 National Hockey League (NHL) games between Edmonton, Philadelphia and Anaheim, compiling seven points (three goals, four assists) along with 30 penalty minutes.
The Millgrove, Ontario native was signed by the Blues as a free agent on Aug. 9, 2011 and was originally drafted by Edmonton in the third round, 81st overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.