Former Cataractes goalie signs in Germany


Former Shawinigan Cataractes goaltender Marvin Cupper has signed a three-year contract with the Eisbaren Berlin of the DEL hockey league in Germany today.

In a team release translated from German to English via Google Translate, Eisbaren general manager Stefan Ustorf said Cupper will play with Dresdner Eislowen of the DEL2 league for the upcoming season.

Cupper, 21, spent three season from 2012-2015 with the Cataractes and posted 63-81 (won-lost) record with a 3.21 goals against average and a 0.905 save percentage in 154 games.

The Klon, Germany native represented Germany at the 2013 and 2014 World Junior Championships.

The Cataractes originally drafted Cupper in the second round, 70th overall in the 2012 CHL Import Draft.