Chad Langlais has joined the talent drain from Sheffield Steelers.
The speedy American defenceman has been awarded with a contract at French team Les Rapaces de Gap (Birds of Prey.)
Langlais, aged 27, is the sixth import to move on from Sheffield, with three others possibly following him.
In 57 regular season games, Langlais scored seven goals and 26 assists. He was recruited by Doug Christiansen, whom he had played for at Belfast Giants.