Royals’ Bajkov named Inglasco ECHL player of the week

Patrick Bajkov of the Reading Royals is the Inglasco ECHL Player of the Week from January 3-9.

Bajkov scored four goals and added an assist for five points in two games against Worcester last week.The 24-year-old netted a goal and an assist in a 3-2 win on Friday before netting a hat trick in a 6-2 win on Saturday.

A native of Nanaimo, BC, Bajkov has 20 points (11g-9a) in 24 games with the Royals this season while skating in a game with Springfield of the American Hockey League.

Bajkov has totaled 117 points (51g-66a) in 174 career ECHL games with Reading, Greenville, Manchester and Florida. He added five points (3g-2a) in 19 career AHL games with Springfield.

Before turning pro, Bajkov recorded 288 points (112g-176a) in 342 career games with Everett of the Western Hockey League.

On behalf of Patrick Bajkov, a case of pucks will be donated to the Reading Royals Youth Hockey Association by Inglasco, the exclusive supplier of washers to ECHL. Since the start of its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Inglasco donated over 45,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.


  • Wednesday January 12 at 7 p.m. against Adirondack – 610 / University night at the Royals! Get green zone tickets for $ 6.10 or college tickets for $ 5. PBR drafts are $ 1 all night!
  • Monday January 17 at 1 p.m. vs Worcester – The annual MLK Game of the Day! Children present will receive a youth jersey and free tickets with the purchase of an adult ticket. They can also get $ 1 bags of candy.
  • Saturday January 22 at 4 p.m. c. Three Rivers – The night of the DC superheroes! Meet Superman and get $ 1 superhero popsicles while watching the Royals wear a special jersey during the game. Then attend the Postgame Party presented by DoubleTree by Hilton Reading.
  • Sunday, January 23 at 3 p.m. c. Three Rivers – It’s Undie Sundie / Country Night! Donate wrapped underwear by throwing it on the ice after the Royals’ first goal of the game. All underwear will be donated to a charity. the the first 2000 fans will receive a washer donated by the Berks-Schuylkill Oil Heat Association. Get $ 1 popcorn, nachos, and hot dogs for all games. It’s also a tribute to Essential Workers Sunday presented by Visions Federal Credit Union for Trades Workers.

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Reading Royals season, flexible memberships and group tickets are available for the 2021-22 season by visiting the Royals box office in Santander Arena or calling 610-898-7825.

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