January 14, 2013 - ECHL (ECHL) - Cincinnati Cyclones
CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Cincinnati Cyclones, proud affiliate of the NHL's Florida Panthers and Nashville Predators, announced today that forward Mike Pelech has been loaned to the Worcester Sharks of the American Hockey League.
Pelech, a 2009 sixth-round pick of the Los Angeles Kings, will be skating with his third AHL team. He logged one game with the Norfolk Admirals last year and five games with the Manchester Monarchs in 2010-11. With Cincinnati this season, the 23-year-old Toronto, Ontario native has amassed 31 points (8 goals, 23 assists) in 38 games - which leads the team. He is expected to make his Worcester debut on Wednesday night when the Sharks host the Hershey Bears.
Pelech becomes the 15th Cyclones player to receive an AHL or NHL promotion this season.
The Cyclones will return to the ice at U.S. Bank on Tuesday, January 15 when they host the Elmira Jackals for the final time this season at 7:30pm. In addition to $2 24-ounce Labatt Blue and Molson, fans are encouraged to wear their best neon-colored attire as we celebrate Neon Night! Call 513.421.PUCK or visit CyclonesHockey.com to reserve your seats! Fans can also get the latest team updates throughout the season on Facebook and Twitter (@CincyCyclones).