Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Michael Barnett announced today that the Coyotes have assigned five players to the San Antonio Rampage, the club's American Hockey League affiliate (AHL).
The following players will report to the San Antonio Rampage Sunday:
Matt Jones (D)
David LeNeveu (G)
*Travis Roche (D)
*Matthew Spiller (D)
Bill Thomas (RW)
*Roche and Spiller must clear waivers before being assigned to San Antonio.
The Coyotes also announced that the club has returned center Peter Mueller to Everett of the Western Hockey League (WHL). The Coyotes roster is now at 26 players including center Mike Ricci and left wing Fredrik Sjostrom who are both on the club's injured reserve list.
The Coyotes will open the 2006-07 regular season on Thursday, October 5 versus the New York Islanders. For ticket information, please call 480-563-PUCK or visit PhoenixCoyotes.com.