VEGAS (October 30, 2017) - Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced today, October 30, the following roster transactions: The team has assigned defenseman Griffin Reinhart to the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League and has recalled Shea Theodore from the Wolves. Theodore is expected to join the team for their game at the New York Islanders on Monday at 4 p.m. PT.
Reinhart appeared in three preseason games for Vegas and recorded one assist.
Theodore ranks second on the Chicago Wolves (AHL) with 11 points (5G, 6A) and two penalty minutes in eight games. His five goals lead all defensemen in the AHL and his 11 points are tied for the most amongst blueliners. Theodore has recorded multiple points in four games this season for the Wolves.
27 - Shea Theodore, Defenseman
Birthplace: Langley, British Columbia
Weight: 195 lbs.
Draft: Selected by the Anaheim Ducks in the first round (26th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft
-Ranks second on the Chicago Wolves (AHL) with 11 points (5G, 6A) and two penalty minutes in six games
-Five goals lead all defensemen in the AHL
-11 points are tied for the most amongst defensemen in the AHL
-Scored his first NHL goal on January 13, 2016 vs. Ottawa Senators
-Played in 34 games with the Ducks during the 2016-17 regular season, collecting nine points (2G, 7A)
-Appeared in 12 games during the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs in 2017 and had eight points (2G, 6A)
-Made NHL debut on December 29, 2015 vs. Calgary Flames
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