#27 Gabriel Verpaelst

Career Stats

Career Notes: Verpaelst, 25, returns to the ECHL after spending the majority of last season with the Colorado Eagles. The Sherbrooke, Quebec native helped lead the Eagles to their second Kelly Cup last year. He recorded the game-winning goal in Game 7 against the Florida Everblades that helped clinch the title. He appeared in 66 contests for the Eagles, collecting 27 points (7g, 20a) and 154 penalty minutes. Verpaelst brings 260 games of ECHL experience with him to the Air Capital. He has also played in nine AHL games during his career. He has 90 points (23g, 67a) to go along with 643 penalty minutes over his four-year ECHL career. Prior to turning pro, he played four years for the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s Baie-Comeau Drakkar. He notched 66 points (21g, 45a) and 527 penalty minutes in his junior career.