American forward Nolan Laporte is the fifteenth summer signing for Glasgow Clan.
The 27-year-old American joins from the ECHL’s Atlanta Gladiators, and has previously iced for the Quad City Mallards and Florida Everblades following four successful years in NCAA Division 1 with Western Michigan University. The Chicago native, recorded 93 points in 139 ECHL games, scoring 37 times and assisting on 56 occasions.
Clan Head Coach Zack Fitzgerald said of the signing: “Nolan LaPorte is a player who plays with an edge, with great skill to top it off.” confirmed Fitzgerald. “He goes to the grimy area’s of the ice and creates chances. He will work very hard for our team. I believe that Nolan will thrive in the EIHL. He gives us a good boost on the right side, has put up good numbers in his previous season’s and this will be a great opportunity for his first season abroad. We are pleased to have Nolan join the Clan for 2019/20.”