Panthers alumnus Angus Redmond signs an extension with the BCHL’s Salmon Arm Silverbacks

Port Moody Panthers alumnus Angus Redmond has signed a contract extension for 2023-24 as the goaltender coach for the Salmon Arm Silverbacks of the B.C. Hockey League. He is coming off his first season in the role for the Silverbacks.

“I am very excited to be back for another year with the Silverbacks,” said Redmond in a news release. “I look forward to continuing to learn from all the amazing Silverbacks staff and grow as a coach. With the players we have returning and the new additions, it’s an exciting time to be a part of the organization and I would love to bring a championship to Salmon Arm. Thank you to the Silverbacks fans for the support, can’t wait to see you all at the Shaw Centre again soon!”

During his tenure with the Panthers in the 2012-13 season, Redmond had a 4-12-0 record with a 4.20 goals-against average and a .907 save percentage in 19 games.

Redmond, whose nickname is “Beef”, signed with Salmon Arm midway through that season and played 132 career games for the Silverbacks before heading to Michigan Tech University to play NCAA Division I hockey in 2016.

The Langley, B.C. product retired at the end of the 2021-22 season after a five-year professional career that saw him play 91 games in the ECHL with eight different teams and five games in the American Hockey League with San Diego and Toronto.