HELENA, MT – The Helena Bighorns have added forward Brian Gillespie, Bighorn GM, Mike Butters announced today.

The 5’8”, 165lb. forward from Ronkonkoma, NY joins the Big Blue via the Langley Rivermen, where he was trying out. Gillespie is a product of the Suffolk P.A.L. program in New York.

Bighorn Head Coach, Scott Cunningham had Gillespie on his radar this summer and is happy that the recruit is now in Bighorn Blue. “Brian has a good skill set and works hard. He is a good addition to the group and will see action this weekend.”

The Bighorns travel to Great Falls tomorrow for a game against the Americans. They return home Saturday for a battle against the Missoula Maulers. Game time is 7:35pm at the Helena Ice Arena. Tickets can be purchased at the Helena Ice Arena or online at