Guite Reassigned To Admirals

October 17, 2009 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Milwaukee Admirals

News Release

Milwaukee, WI--Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that forward Ben Guite has cleared waivers and been reassigned to Milwaukee (AHL).

In four games with Nashville this season, Guite averaged 9:07 per game and did not record a point. Before signing with Nashville, he played 168 games with Colorado over the past three seasons, registering 45 points (19g-26a) and 93 penalty minutes. In 2008-09, the 6-1, 211-pound center paced all Avalanche skaters in plus/minus rating (+2), and ranked second among Avalanche forwards in both average shorthanded ice time (2:21) and face-off efficiency (51.5%). The Montreal, Que., native posted career highs in games played (79), goals (11), assists (11) and points (22) two seasons ago, in addition to dressing in all 10 of Colorado's 2008 playoff contests.

The Ads home opener is slated for October 24, at 7:30 pm versus the Manitoba Moose at the Bradley Center. Fans can purchase tickets by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com . Groups of ten or more people receive a minimum of $2 off of each ticket. For more information or to order group tickets call the Admirals office at (414) 227-0550.

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