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Rock acquire G Miller from Wings in trade deadline deal

Team Release

3/18/2014 3:12:17 PM

The Toronto Rock acquired goaltender Brandon Miller from the Philadelphia Wings on Tuesday in exchange for transition player Kyle Belton, a conditional second round pick in the 2014 NLL Draft and Toronto's fourth round pick in the 2014 NLL Draft.  

"We now have one of the best goaltending tandems in the NLL," said Rock general manager Terry Sanderson. "We would like to thank Kyle for his two seasons of contributions to the Rock and wish him the best of luck in the future."

Miller is in his 14th NLL season and it was his sixth season with Philadelphia. He's also had career stops in Albany, San Jose and Chicago.

The 34-year old native of Orangeville, Ontario had appeared in just three games this season and has an 0-3 record with a goals against average of 13.80 and a save percentage of .689.  His career GAA is 12.23 and SP% is .759.

Miller's junior A career was spent with his hometown Northmen and played in the 2000 Minto Cup falling to the Burnaby Lakers. This past summer he won the Mann Cup with the Six Nations Chiefs alongside current Rock players Colin Doyle, Rob Marshall, Jesse Gamble and Kasey Beirnes.