Royals Sign Phil Mangan

Updated: October 26, 2014
Corner Brook Royals | Phil Mangan

The Corner Brook Royals have signed import Phil Mangan to their roster for the upcoming 2014-15 Central West Newfoundland Senior Hockey League season. Mangan hails from Gananoque, Ontario and spent last season with the Utah Grizzlies of the ECHL where he collected 11 goals and 20 assists in 46 games.

In acquiring Mangan the Royals hope he will bring scoring depth up the middle as well as speed. He has been noted for his playmaking abililty throughout his career, notching 128 points with 44 goals and 84 assists in 216 games in major junior leagues across Canada. What is impressive about Mangan is his two-way hockey skills that not only makes him a scoring threat but a great defensive asset when needed.

The acquisition of Mangan shows that the Corner Brook Royals are serious about building their lineup from the ground up, adding skill and speed, filled with younger players that have a great sense for hockey. This addition will make the Royals that much more impressive and will allow them to compete with the likes of the Cataracts and Caribous.

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