Puck Drops in Danbury with Diamonds and Colton Orr

Posted by Danbury Arena

“On the heels of Diamond Properties announcing their acquisition of Danbury Ice Arena, the company has reported that former 13-year professional hockey player and New York Ranger, Colton Orr, has joined the ownership group of the arena’s recently launched North American Hockey League 3 team, the Danbury Colonials. Orr will serve as the organization’s managing partner of the Junior Hockey operation, according to a press release published by the team.

“Colton Orr, a native of Winnipeg, Manitoba in Canada, played 477 games in the National Hockey League and registered 24 points (12 goals & 12 assists) and over 1100 Penalty Minutes (PIMs). Orr’s former teammates include Jaromir Jagr, Henrik Lundqvist, Chris Drury, Brendan Shanahan, Phil Kessel, Joe Thornton, and Brian Leetch,” Danbury Colonials states.”

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