April 28, 2017
Goaltender Jeremy Brodeur has signed an amateur tryout agreement (ATO) with the Toledo Walleye. He is expected to backup goaltender Jeff Lerg in tonight’s game one of the Central Division Finals against the Fort Wayne Komets at the Huntington Center.
Brodeur is the son of legendary goaltender Martin Brodeur who appeared in 1,266 games in the NHL. Jeremy has spent the last three years with the Oshawa Generals of the OHL. In the Generals playoff run this year, the 20-year-old posted a 5-4 record with a 3.33 goals against average and a .907 save percentage. In his OHL career, Brodeur has a regular season record of 70-40-9 record with a 2.80 GAA and a .909 SVP.
The native of Essex Falls, New Jersey won a career-best 33 games this past season against just 14 losses while posting a 2.84 GAA and career-best .916 SVP. He was a member of the 2015 Oshawa team that won the OHL and collected the Memorial Cup.