Coyotes Recall DeAngelo, Roadrunners Recall Mayo
By: Tucson Roadrunners
February 21, 2017 11:09 AM
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have recalled defenseman Anthony DeAngelo from the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League affiliate (AHL).
The 21-year-old DeAngelo has previously registered 3-6-9 in 20 games with the Coyotes this season. DeAngelo currently ranks tied for third among NHL rookie defensemen with 2-4-6 on the power-play and is one of two first-year blueliners to have scored multiple power-play goals. The 5-foot-11, 183-pound native of Sewell, New Jersey collected 3-13-16 in 25 games with Tucson.
DeAngelo was selected in the first round (19th overall) by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2014 Entry Draft.
The Roadrunners have also recalled Dysin Mayo from the Rapid City Rush of the ECHL. In 25 games this season the 20-year-old defenseman has one goal and 15 assists for 16 points. He has also appeared in six games for Tucson with one assist. Mayo was originally selected in the fifth round (133rd overall) by Arizona in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.
The Roadrunners are back in action tomorrow night in Ontario against the Reign at 8 p.m. MT before returning home to host the San Jose Barracuda at 7:05 p.m. Friday and Saturday for Hockey Weekend In America. Friday is also $2 beer night and Saturday features $1 hot dogs, popcorn and soda for fans. Tickets are on sale now through the TCC Box Office and online at TucsonRoadrunners.com.