WOLF PACK RETURN JOLY, OKSANEN TO ECHL GREENVILLE
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Joly has Played in 18 Pack Games, Oksanen 15
BY: Bob Crawford, Hartford Wolf Pack
HARTFORD, January 18, 2017: Hartford Wolf Pack general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that the Wolf Pack has returned forwards Michael Joly and Ahti Oksanen to its ECHL affiliate, the Greenville Swamp Rabbits.
Joly, a rookie out of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, has skated in 18 games with the Wolf Pack this season and has chalked up two goals and two assists for four points, along with six penalty minutes. Signed to an AHL contract by the Wolf Pack May 13, Joly has seven goals and three assists for ten points in eight ECHL games with the Swamp Rabbits.
Oksanen has logged 15 games with the Wolf Pack, contributing two goals and two assists for four points, plus two penalty minutes. Prior to being recalled from the Swamp Rabbits December 11, the first-year pro out of Boston University had six goals and five assists for 11 points, as well as two PIM, in 19 games with Greenville. Oksanen signed an AHL contract with the Wolf Pack June 14.
The Wolf Pack’s next game is at home this Friday, January 20 vs. the Toronto Marlies at 7:15. As at all Friday-night Wolf Pack home games, fans can enjoy $1 hot dogs and $2 beers that night, through the start of the second period. Also, the first 2,000 fans will receive a Wolf Pack 20th anniversary poster, compliments of Bud Light, as part of the Wolf Pack’s “Hartford Hockey Heritage Weekend”.
Tickets for all Wolf Pack 2016-17 home games are on sale now at the Agera Energy Ticket Office at the XL Center, on-line at www.hartfordwolfpack.com and by phone at (877) 522-8499.
Season ticket information for the Wolf Pack’s 2016-17 AHL season can be found on-line at www.hartfordwolfpack.com. To speak with a representative about all of the Wolf Pack’s many attractive ticketing options, call (855) 762-6451.