The 25-year-old defender receives the KEC a two-year contract
"We are pleased, to have Shawn Lalonde found our ideal player for the hard-to-fill position ", explains Sharks CEO Peter Schönberger commitment to the new Sharks defenseman. Even Sharks coach Niklas Sundblad is pleased with the new addition: "Shawn Lalonde embodies the characteristics, we were looking for in this position. He is a young pretty shooting back with a good shot, quickly, agile and can also play body contoured. Lalonde will help us on the powerplay. "
The 25-year-old, in Ottawa, Ontario, born Canadians, changes from Färjestad BK to Cologne and has signed a two-year contract with the sharks. In the Swedish SHL he graduated last season in total 53 Games and collected 13 Points scorer (5 Goals / 8 Templates). 2013/14 Lalonde was in the squad of polar bears Berlin and was in total 50 DEL games 30 Achieve points scorer (12 Goals / 18 templates). With 12 Most dangerous goal scorer gates he was defending the DEL Season 2013/14. Berlin was the first European station of the right-handed shooters, previously for the Belleville Bulls (2006-2010) all in all 299 Games (53 Goals / 136 templates) in the OHL and for the Rockford Ice Hogs (2010-2013) 207 Parts (13 Goals / 57 templates) graduated in the AHL. 2008 Lalonde was in the third round at position 68 drafted by the Chicago Blackhawks, for which it 2012/13 came in a NHL game used.