FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Sunday, February 17, 2019
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes President of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have recalled forward Michael Bunting from the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.
The 23-year-old Bunting has scored a goal in five games with the Coyotes this season.
The 5-foot-11, 197-pound native of Scarborough, ON has registered 11-16-27 and 38 penalty minutes (PIM) in 31 games with the Roadrunners this season. He has recorded 58-64-122 and 174 PIM in 226 career AHL games over four seasons with Tucson and Springfield.
The 2019 AHL All-Star was originally drafted by the Coyotes in the fourth round (117th overall) in the 2014 Entry Draft.