GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have released forward Kyle Wellwood. Wellwood was in camp on a professional try-out agreement (PTO).
Wellwood, appeared in five preseason games with the Coyotes, recording two points (1g, 1a).
The Coyotes now have 24 players remaining in camp. The team will play its final preseason game against Dinamo Riga (KHL) on Wednesday, Oct. 6 in Riga, Lativa.
The Coyotes will open the regular season by playing two games against the Boston Bruins at O2 Arena in Prague, Czech Republic, on Saturday, Oct. 9 and Sunday, Oct. 10 as part of the 2010 Compuware NHL Premiere before returning home to host the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday, Oct. 16 at 6 p.m. at Jobing.com Arena.
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