Report: Lightning Prospect signs contract in Europe.

He is a promising Lightning Prospect.

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He is a promising Lightning Prospect

Tampa Bay Lightning Prospect Tanner Richard will be playing in Switzerland next season. It was announced on his Twitter account that he has signed a deal with Geneva for this upcoming season.

Born in Canada, Richard grew up in Switzerland where he played all of his minor hockey until playing his last few junior hockey seasons with the Guelph Storm in the OHL. Richard has put up some BIG numbers in the AHL for Syracuse these past few seasons.

2014-2015 Syracuse Crunch AHL 70 13 25 38 135 | Playoffs 2 1 0 1 2
2015-2016 Syracuse Crunch AHL 71 11 43 54