By: Tucson Roadrunners
March 01, 2017 3:11 PM
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have recalled forward Anthony Duclair from the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League affiliate (AHL).
The 21-year-old Duclair has registered 1-7-8 in 16 games with the Roadrunners and collected 3-6-9 in 41 games with the Coyotes this season. Last season, Duclair recorded 20-24-44 in 81 games and his 20 goals were the second-most in a single season by a rookie in Coyotes history. Ducair has tallied 24-36-60 in 140 career games over three seasons with the Coyotes and New York Rangers.
The 5-foot-11, 185-pound native of Pointe-Claire, Quebec was originally drafted by the Rangers in the third round (80th overall) in the 2013 Entry Draft and was acquired by the Coyotes on March 1, 2015 along with John Moore, a second round draft choice in 2015 and a first round draft choice in 2016 from the Rangers in exchange for Keith Yandle, Chris Summers and a fourth round draft choice in 2016.
The Roadrunners are back in action this Friday night at 8:05 p.m. in San Diego against the Gulls. Radio coverage begins 15 minutes prior to puck drop on flagship station 1450 KTZR.