Sulzer, O'Reilly Reassigned to Milwaukee
Oct 4, 2008
Nashville, Tenn.– Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has reassigned forward Cal O’Reilly and defenseman Alexander Sulzer to the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League, and placed forward Triston Grant on waivers with the intention of sending him to Milwaukee.
O’Reilly led the Admirals and was fifth in the AHL in scoring last season with 79 points (19g-63a), while Sulzer netted seven goals and 32 assists in 61 games for Milwaukee in his first season in North America. Grant notched 21 points (10g-11a) and 181 PIMs in 71 contests with the Philadelphia Phantoms (AHL) in 2007-08.
Milwaukee will open the regular season with three road games before commencing the home portion of their schedule on Saturday, October 18th at 7:30 pm against the Rockford IceHogs at the Bradley Center. Fans can purchase tickets by calling (414) 276-4545 or online at www.milwaukeeadmirals.com.