VEGAS (April 7, 2017) - Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee issued the following update today, April 7, regarding Reid Duke joining the American Hockey League's Chicago Wolves on a Professional Tryout Agreement:
"With Reid Duke's WHL season ending last week, we have explored opportunities and options for him to play additional games this year. The Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League - who are currently the AHL affiliate of the St. Louis Blues - agreed to take Reid on a professional tryout agreement. Reid will be available to play for Chicago beginning Friday. We are appreciative of the Wolves organization for affording Reid this opportunity, which will be beneficial for his development as a player.
The Golden Knights AHL affiliation discussions are still ongoing. We will announce those details after the affiliation agreement has been finalized and confirmed."