FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes President of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have recalled forward Emerson Etem from the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.
The 25-year-old Etem has registered 1-1-2 and a plus-two rating in one game with the Roadrunners this season. The 6-foot-1, 212-pound native of Long Beach, CA skated in three games with the Anaheim Ducks in 2016-17 and has recorded 22-24-46 and 30 penalty minutes (PIM) in 173 career NHL games with the Ducks, Vancouver Canucks and N.Y. Rangers.
Etem was originally drafted by the Ducks in the first round (29th overall) of the 2010 Entry Draft.