Saturday, October 1, 2011GLENDALE, ARIZONA ---
Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have assigned five players to the Portland Pirates, the Coyotes American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate. There are now 26 players remaining in training camp.
The following players have been assigned to the Portland Pirates training camp:FORWARDS:
Marc-Antoine Pouliot Viktor Tikhonov DEFENSEMEN:
Maxim GoncharovChris Summers
The Coyotes host the San Jose Sharks tonight at Jobing.com Arena in the 2011 preseason finale. Puck drop is slated for 7 p.m. For ticket information, please visit phoenixcoyotes.com or call 480-563-PUCK (7825).