FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Monday, February 24, 2020
GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- Arizona Coyotes President of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have assigned goaltender Adin Hill and defenseman Aaron Ness to the Tucson Roadrunners, the Coyotes' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.
In 13 games with the Coyotes this season, the 23-year-old Hill has posted a 2-4-3 record, a 2.62 goals against average (GAA) and a .918 save percentage (SV%).
The 6-foot-4, 203-pound native of Comox, BC has posted a 10-4-0 record with a 2.66 GAA and a .911 SV% with one shutout in 14 games with the Roadrunners in 2019-20.
Hill was originally drafted by the Coyotes in the third round (76th overall) in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
The 5-foot-10, 184-pound Ness has recorded one assist in 23 games with the Coyotes this season. He has also collected 2-6-8 with 14 PIM in 17 games with the Roadrunners.
The 29-year-old native of Roseau, MN has totaled 1-6-7 and 22 PIM in 70 career NHL games with the Coyotes, Washington Capitals and N.Y. Islanders.
Ness was originally drafted by the Islanders in the second round (40th overall) in the 2008 Entry Draft.