UND goalie, other players sign with NHL
Jean-Philippe Lamoureux signed with the Alaska Aces in the East Coast Hockey League last season, knowing that if he wanted an NHL contract, he had to earn it.
That's exactly what the former Grand Forks Central and UND standout did.
After a brilliant season in the ECHL - where Lamoureux was named the league's rookie of the year and goalie of the year - the 2008 Hobey Baker finalist has signed a one-year contract with the Buffalo Sabres.
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