FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Friday, March 31, 2017
GLENDALE, ARIZONA -- Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have assigned forward Christian Fischer to the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League affiliate (AHL).
The 19-year-old Fischer registered 3-0-3 in seven games with the Coyotes and became the third player in Coyotes history to score three goals in his first four career NHL games. The 6-foot-2, 214-pound native of Chicago, Illinois has registered 19-24-43 and 28 penalty minutes (PIM) in 51 games with the Roadrunners this season.
Fischer was originally drafted by the Coyotes in the second round (32nd overall) in the 2015 Entry Draft.