Clips trade away backup goalie

The Nanaimo Clippers needed to make some decisions surrounding their goaltending picture, and they made one last week. The team traded Charles-Alexy Premont to the Drayton Valley Thunder of the Alberta Junior Hockey League for future considerations.

The Nanaimo Clippers needed to make some decisions surrounding their goaltending picture, and they made one last week.

The team traded Charles-Alexy Premont to the Drayton Valley Thunder of the Alberta Junior Hockey League for future considerations.

Premont played 27 games with Nanaimo last season as the backup to Charles-Andre Pelletier and compiled a 10-8 record with a 3.38 goals-against average and an .869 save percentage.

“The Nanaimo Clippers wish to thank Charles for his hard work and dedication to the Clipper organization,” noted a statement on the team’s website.