Allen, Texas – The Allen Americans, and partner Globe Life, are proud to announce that the team has signed forward Branden Troock for the 2021-2022 season.

Branden Troock is a 6-foot-4 and 220-pound forward from Edmonton, Alberta. He spent time between the American Hockey League and ECHL during the 19-20 campaign, playing in 11 games with the Cleveland Monsters (3 goals and 2 assists). He also spent time with South Carolina and Toledo, where he had 23 points in a combined 23 games.

“Branden (Troock) is a big strong power forward,” said Americans Head Coach and General Manager Steve Martinson. “He has some good experience in the American Hockey League, and he can score.”

The former Dallas Stars draft pick, 134th overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, played parts of four seasons in Austin with the Texas Stars. His best professional season came in 2017-2018 with Greenville (ECHL), where he scored 16 goals and added 21 assists for 37 points in 35 games.

Branden Troock joins Miles LiberatiBen Carroll and Spencer Asuchak on the Americans announced roster.

The Americans open training camp in October. For more information on the coming season visit our NEW website. 2021-2022 Schedule

About The Allen AMERICANS Professional Hockey Club

Now in its 13th season of action in North Texas, the Allen AMERICANS Professional Hockey Club is dedicated to excellence on and off the ice, having captured two ECHL Kelly Cup Championships (2014-15 & 2015-16) and two Central Hockey League President’s Cups (2012-13 & 2013-14).  The Organization is active throughout the DFW Metroplex through its RED LAMP Foundation, which supports many local and regional charities, including the Allen Public Safety Recovery Fund. AMERICANS home games are played at the Credit Union of Texas Arena (formerly the Allen Event Center), which is located in The Village at Allen. Tickets are available at or by calling 972-912-1000.