Coyotes Recall Perlini, Assign Dauphin and DeAngelo
By: Tucson Roadrunners
December 05, 2016 9:37 AM
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have recalled forward Brendan Perlini from and assigned center Laurent Dauphin and defenseman Anthony DeAngelo to the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League affiliate (AHL).
The 20-year-old Perlini has registered 11-5-16 in 16 games with Tucson this season. He leads the team and is tied for the most goals in the entire AHL. The 6-foot-2, 212-pound forward was recently named the AHL’s rookie of the month in November by collecting 9-3-12 in nine games and included a six-game goal scoring streak, which is the longest such streak by an AHL rookie since March of 2012.
The Guildford, Great Britain native collected 93-95-188 in 217 career games with Niagara and Barrie (OHL). Perlini was drafted by the Coyotes in the first round (12th overall) in the 2014 Entry Draft.
The 21-year-old DeAngelo has registered 2-5-7 in 11 games with the Coyotes. The 5-foot-11, 183-pound native of Sewell, New Jersey collected 1-4-5 in eight games with Tucson this season. DeAngelo was selected in the first round (19th overall) by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2014 Entry Draft.
The 21-year-old Dauphin has earned 1-1-2 in 18 games with the Coyotes. The 6-foot-1, 181-pound center from Repentigny, Quebec was drafted by the Coyotes in the second round (39th overall) in the 2013 Entry Draft.
Tucson returns to action at home this weekend as they host the Ontario Reign on Wednesday, December 7 and Friday, December 9 at 7:05 pm. Friday’s game is the First Annual Teddy Bear Toss, hosted in conjunction with iHeart Media, News 4 Tucson and Aviva Children’s Services. Bring stuffed animals to throw on the ice following the Roadrunners first goal and help give back to children and families in need right here in Tucson.
Single game seats start at just $14 and are on sale now at the TCC Box Office and at TucsonRoadrunners.com.