Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced that the Coyotes have assigned defenseman Nick Ross
to Regina of the Western Hockey League (WHL). There are now 51 players remaining in camp.
Ross was selected by the Coyotes in the first round (30th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. The 18-year-old Ross, who appeared in his first NHL preseason game on Monday night against Colorado, will return for his fourth season with Regina.
The Coyotes will face the Toronto Maple Leafs twice this week beginning tonight in Winnipeg at the MTS Centre. After playing the Leafs in Toronto on Thursday, the Coyotes will return home to square off with the Dallas Stars at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Jobing.com Arena. For ticket information, please call 480-563-PUCK (7825), or visit www.phoenixcoyotes.com.