Carruth Reassigned to Indy
INDIANAPOLIS - The Chicago Blackhawks of the NHL reassigned goaltender Mac Carruth to the Indy Fuel from the AHL's Rockford IceHogs, the Fuel announced Wednesday. A seventh round pick by Chicago (191st overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, Carruth did not appear in a game for the IceHogs in his latest assignment and will join the Fuel at home on Wednesday vs. Orlando.
A 6'3", 182 lb. goaltender from Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Carruth is 0-1-1-1 in three appearances for the Fuel this season with a 3.54 goals-against average and a .853 save percentage. In his last appearance, Carruth made 21 saves on 24 shots faced in the Fuel's 3-1 road loss to the Cincinnati Cyclones on November 7th.
Next up for the Fuel, it's the first-ever meeting between Indy and the Orlando Solar Bears with the opening faceoff set for 7:05 pm on Wednesday at the Fairgrounds Coliseum on "Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana Night." Fans are encouraged to help the Fuel support the Food and Fund Drive by bringing a non-perishable food donation to the game. The first 1,000 fans through the gates with a canned food donation will receive a complimentary Fuel blanket. Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, on Ticketmaster.com and via the Fiargrounds Coliseum box office during regular business hours, Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Full television coverage of Wednesday's game begins at 7:00 pm on HTSN with Jim Mirabello on the call, while full radio coverage begins with the "Jose Cuervo Pregame Show" at 6:50 pm on CBS Sports 1430 AM with Fuel broadcaster Tony Brown providing the play-by-play.
In 2014-15, the Indy Fuel, the proud "AA" affiliate of the NHL's Chicago Blackhawks and AHL's Rockford IceHogs, drop the puck on their first season in the ECHL. Season ticket packages for the Fuel's inaugural campaign are available now starting at just under $12 per game! To reserve your seats, contact the Fuel today at (317) 925-FUEL or visit www.indyfuelhockey.com for more information. Be sure to follow the Fuel on Twitter @IndyFuel and don't forget to 'Like' the official "Indy Fuel" fan page on Facebook.
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