BBC Sport - Thornton praise for new Giants signing Ryan Martinelli

Giants signing Martinelli is a 'winner'

Giants head of operations Steve Thornton is delighted to bring in Canadian defenceman Ryan Martinelli for the 2016/17 Elite League season.

Martinelli, who joins from Hungarian side Székesfehérvár, played against the Giants for Fischtown Pinguins in the 2014/15 Continental Cup.

He has also played for London Knights, University of Western Ontario, Valpellice of Italy and Rosenborg.

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