FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes President of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have assigned forward Lawson Crouse to the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.
The 20-year-old Crouse has skated in seven games with the Coyotes this season. The 6-foot-4, 220-pound native of Mt. Brydges, Ontario leads the team with 24 hits this season.
Crouse recorded 5-7-12 and 48 penalty minutes (PIM) in 72 games with the Coyotes in 2016-17. He was originally drafted by the Florida Panthers in the first round (11th overall) in the 2015 Entry Draft.