FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Thursday, January 31, 2019
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes President of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have recalled defenseman Kyle Capobianco from the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.
The 21-year-old Capobianco played in one game with the Coyotes last season.
The 6-foot-1, 196-pound native of Mississauga, ON leads the Roadrunners in scoring with 7-25-32 and 51 penalty minutes (PIM) in 40 games this season. He has recorded 9-53-62 and 87 PIM in 93 career AHL games over three seasons with Tucson.
The 2019 AHL All-Star was originally drafted by the Coyotes in the third round (63rd overall) in the 2015 Entry Draft.