SALMON ARM, B.C., OCTOBER 14, 2016 – The Salmon Arm Silverbacks have acquired 17-year-old Landon Fuller from the WHL Tri City Americans. Fuller, a 6’5, 220-pound defenseman, played last season with the KIJHL Sicamous Eagles and is expected to add a physical presence on the back end with a big right handed shot. He comes at the right time as the Silverbacks have four regular defenceman out due to injury.
Landon is a native of Williams Lake, B.C.Fuller was selected in the fifth round (90th overall) in the 2014 Bantam Draft by the Americans. He has some family ties to the area and is looking forward to playing in front of some family and friends. He’s expected to be in the lineup tonight when the Silverbacks take on the West Kelowna Warriors 7pm at Shaw Centre.