Bitetto Assigned to the Ads on Conditioning
Milwaukee, WI—Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile today announced that the club has sent defenseman Anthony Bitetto to Milwaukee on a conditioning assignment. Bitetto, who will wear number 24, will likely be in action today when the Admirals visit the Cleveland Monsters at 4 pm CT.
In addition, the Admirals have recalled forward Anthony Richard from the Cincinnati Cyclones of the ECHL.
Bitetto has played in one game for the Predators this season. He skated 4:42 in the season opener against Chicago on Oct. 14, recording five penalty minutes. Bitetto appeared in 28 contests for the Preds last season and earned six points (1g-5a) and 19 penalty minutes.
The Island Park, NY native has played in parts of four seasons with the Admirals, posting 76 points (17g-59a) in 183 games.
The wrap up a two-game set against Cleveland this afternoon at the Quicken Loans Arena. Milwaukee returns home Wed., Nov. 23 to host the Grand Rapids Griffins at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena.
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