By: Tom Callahan
October 17, 2016 10:26 AM
GLENDALE, AZ - Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have assigned defenseman Zbynek Michalek to the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League affiliate (AHL).
The 33-year-old Michalek has registered 42-136-178 and 322 penalty minutes (PIM) in 781 career NHL games with the Coyotes, St. Louis Blues, Pittsburgh Penguins and Minnesota Wild.
The 6-foot-2, 210-pound native of Jindrichuv Hradec, CZ has recorded 32-108-140 and 258 PIM in 609 career games with the Coyotes.
Tucson’s next game is at the Stockton Heat this Friday night at 7:30 pm. The Roadrunners pregame show starts 15 minutes before puck drop on flagship station 1450 KTZR.