ESTERO, FL – The Florida Everblades announced Friday that the team’s NHL affiliate the Carolina Hurricanes have reassigned forward Clark Bishop to the Everblades from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Bishop, 20, joins the Everblades after posting four points (2g, 2a) in 28 games played with Charlotte this season. The 6-0, 192-pound rookie center totaled 129 points (57g, 72a) with 227 penalty minutes during his four-year career with the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) from 2012-2016.
The St. John’s, Newfoundland native was selected by the Carolina Hurricanes in the-fifth-round of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Bishop signed a three-year entry level contract with the Hurricanes on April 4, 2016.
Bishop will be available to play when Florida plays host to the Manchester Monarchs tonight at Germain Arena. Game time is set for 7:30 p.m.Upcoming Home Games & PromotionsSaturday, January 7 vs. Manchester, 7:00 p.m. – The Fur Circus (pictured below) will perform during the intermissions and entertain fans throughout the night. Pregame tailgate from 5-7 p.m. featuring live music and bounce houses. A great night to bring the kids!
Wednesday, January 11 vs. South Carolina, 7:00 p.m. – $2 Wednesday! Enjoy $2 draft beers, $2 wines and $2 hot dogs all night long! Wednesday's are also College Night! College students receive a $5 ticket w/ free parking when they present their college ID at Germain Arena.Ticket Information
Game Tickets: Everblades tickets may be purchased at the Florida Community Bank Box Office located at Germain Arena, or at any Ticketmaster outlet, or online atwww.ticketmaster.com2016-17 Season Ticket Plans Now Available! Full and flexible partial season ticket plans are currently available for the 2016-17 season. We offer several tickets packages designed to help fit your budget and schedule.
Special Offer! Purchase any new ticket package for the 2016-17 season, and receive an Everblades jersey t-shirt and a $20 gift card from Ford's Garage! Locations include Cape Coral, Downtown Fort Myers and Miromar Outlets in Estero.
Discounted Group Tickets: Bring your group of 10 or more to a game at a discounted price, and you may also receive an Everblades souvenir! Group tickets are available for all home games. For more information on group tickets, call 239-948-7825.
This release courtesy of Fort Myers Technical College & Cape Coral Technical College
The Everblades are the proud ECHL affiliateof the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes###