FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 6, 2019
KALAMAZOO ADJUSTS TRAINING CAMP ROSTER AFTER PRESEASON GAMES
Leier added, while four are released from the roster ahead of Wednesday's deadline.
KALAMAZOO, MI – The Kalamazoo Wings, proud ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Vancouver Canucks, announced a series of transactions Sunday following the team's two preseason games.
The K-Wings added forward Boston Leier, who was released from his professional tryout with the American Hockey League's Utica Comets. Leier signed with Kalamazoo in the offseason.
The following players have been released from their standard player contracts:
Zane Jones (F)
Craig Pefley (F)
The following players have been released from their professional tryouts:
Tommaso Bucci (F)
Garrison Sanipass (F)
Kalamazoo's training camp roster now consists of 24 players, including two goaltenders, nine defensemen and 13 forwards. A final opening day roster must be submitted to the ECHL by 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9, consisting of a maximum 23 active players, not including players on injured reserve.
The K-Wings open the season Saturday, Oct. 12 in Fort Wayne with a 7:35 p.m. face-off against the Komets at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
The K-Wings’ 46th Home Opener is Saturday, Oct. 19 against the Cincinnati Cyclones at 7:00 p.m. at the Wings Event Center, following Fan Fest leading up to the game. Tickets are on sale now, starting at just $10.
2019-20 K-Wings season tickets, partial plans and 5-packs are on sale now! Visit KWings.com for details.
Single game tickets for all 36 home games at Wings Event Center are on sale and available for purchase HERE. A full 2019-20 Promotional Schedule, featuring popular returning events like Star Wars Night and Marvel Night, as well as new themes such as Hockey Fights Cancer, featuring Lavender Ice, can be found HERE.