Nashville, Tenn. (February 14, 2008) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has reassigned rookie forward Patric Hornqvist to Milwaukee of the American Hockey League.
Hornqvist, 22 (1/1/87) has seven points (2g-5a) in 20 games with the Predators this season, with all of his points amassed during his first stint with the club from Oct. 10-Nov. 20. In 33 games with Milwaukee this season, he has 23 points (9g-14a).
The Predators host the NHL-leading Boston Bruins for their fifth of a franchise-record 10 home games in the month of February tonight at 7 p.m. at the Sommet Center. Tickets to this and all Predators home games may be purchased online at nashvillepredators.com, in addition to the Sommet Center box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by calling (615) 770-PUCK. The game will be broadcast on the Predators flagship radio station –WGFX-104.5 FM The Zone.