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Avalanche Reduces Roster to 24

Colorado Reassigns Three Players, Places Wilson On IR

Sunday, 09.29.2013 / 1:39 PM / News
By Colorado Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team has reduced its 2013-14 roster to 24 players (23 active).

The following three players have been reassigned to the American Hockey League training camp:

Pos.       Player                              Team (League)                                
G           Sami Aittokallio                 Lake Erie (AHL)
RW       Guillaume Desbiens         Lake Erie (AHL) -- requires waivers
C           Brad Malone                     Lake Erie (AHL)

In addition, the Avalanche has placed defenseman Ryan Wilson on Injured Reserve (retroactive to Sept. 15).

The Avalanche opens the 2013-14 campaign this Wednesday (Oct. 2) against the Anaheim Ducks at Pepsi Center (7:30 p.m.).

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