The Saginaw Spirit announce today that they have acquired overage defenseman Jason Shaw from the Belleville Bulls in exchange for a 7th round pick in the 2013 OHL priority selection, a pick that was originally property of the Barrie Colts.
So far in 19 games with the Bulls this season, the Belleville, ON native has no goals and four assists.
Shaw began his OHL career with Niagara in the 2009-10 season appearing in 17 games before briefly moving on to the QMJHL. In 63 career games with Belleville, Shaw has recorded one goal and 20 assists for 21 points.
Shaw is the is younger brother of Chicago Blackhawks forward and former OHL skater Andrew Shaw, and it is expected he will be in the lineup when the Spirit play host to the Plymouth Whalers on Wednesday, November 14 at 7:11 at the Dow Event Center.