One of the most popular Utica Comets is moving on to the NHL.  Brandon Defazio has joined Cal O'Reilly and Bobby Sanguinetti, among others, on the list of players who will not return to Utica next season.  Defazio's presence will most definitely be missed.

Brandon made this statement via The Utica Comets Twitter:

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