Akim Aliu Released From Professional Try Out

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Thursday, November 14th, 2013


Forward recorded four points in 14 games with Bulldogs this season

MONTREAL, QUEBEC – Montreal Canadiens and Hamilton Bulldogs General Manager Marc Bergevin announced today the Bulldogs have released forward Akim Aliu from his professional try out contract.

In 14 games with Hamilton this season, Aliu recorded four points (three goals, one assist) and 18 penalty minutes. The 24-year-old split last season between the Calgary Flames and Abbotsford Heat. In five regular season games with Calgary, he recorded no points and 14 penalty minutes. In 42 regular season games with Abbotsford, the Okene, Nigeria-born forward recorded 11 points (four goals, seven assists) and 111 penalty minutes. He was selected by the Chicago Blackhawks in the second round (56th overall) in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.

Hamilton’s next game is scheduled for Friday, November 15th, when they will host the Lake Erie Monsters (AHL affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche) at 7:30 p.m. at Copps Coliseum.

Hamilton Bulldogs season tickets, flex tickets and group tickets are on sale now. Starting as low as $140 for a 10 pack, we have great packages available for you to enjoy more Hockey Unleashed!  For more information, call 1-866-DOGS-TIX or visithamiltonbulldogs.com. Single-game tickets are available at the Copps Coliseum FirstOntario Box Office, online atwww.ticketmaster.ca, or by calling 1-866-DOGS-TIX or 905-529-8500.

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