Wednesday, November 24, 2010GLENDALE, ARIZONA --
Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have assigned defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson
to the San Antonio Rampage, the Coyotes American Hockey League affiliate.
In his rookie season, the 6-foot-2, 190 pound Ekman-Larsson has played 15 games with the Coyotes, collecting 4 assists and 12 penalty minutes. Ekman-Larsson has also played 4 games with the Rampage, registering 2 assists and 4 penalty minutes.
The 19-year-old native of Karlskrona, Sweden was drafted by the Coyotes in the first round (6th overall) in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
The Coyotes, currently on a seven game win streak, will host the Anaheim Ducks Saturday night at 6:00 p.m. at Jobing.com Arena. For ticket information, please call 480-563-PUCK or visit PhoenixCoyotes.com.