NFL, MLB, CFL stats

Connor Bunnaman Recalled by Philadelphia

March 11, 2020 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Lehigh Valley Phantoms News Release

Lehigh Valley Phantoms forward Connor Bunnaman
Lehigh Valley Phantoms forward Connor Bunnaman
(Lehigh Valley Phantoms)

Lehigh Valley, Pa. - The Philadelphia Flyers have announced today that they have recalled forward Connor Bunnaman from their American Hockey League affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.

Bunnaman, 21, has appeared in 29 games for Lehigh Valley this year and has scored six goals and three assists for nine points. He has tallied four points in his past five games for Lehigh Valley after being loaned from the Flyers on February 24. He originally made the Philadelphia Flyers out of training camp and made his NHL debut on October 4, 2019 against the Chicago Blackhawks in Prague. He has played a total of 21 games for the Flyers this season during two separate recalls and scored his first NHL goal on January 13 against the Boston Bruins. During his rookie season in 2018-19, Bunnaman scored 19 goals and registered 13 assists for 32 points in 62 games. He ranked second on the team in goals and led all Phantoms rookies in scoring.

A native of Guelph, Ontario, Bunnaman was drafted in the fourth round (#109) over 2016 NHL draft by the Flyers after playing four seasons in the OHL for the Kitchener Rangers. He served as the Rangers captain in 2017-18 and totaled 155 points on 90 goals and 65 assists in 265 career games for Kitchener.

Images from this story

Lehigh Valley Phantoms forward Connor Bunnaman
Lehigh Valley Phantoms forward Connor Bunnaman


• Discuss this story on the American Hockey League message board...

American Hockey League Stories from March 11, 2020

The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.

Other Recent Lehigh Valley Phantoms Stories

Sports Statistics from the Stats Crew
OurSports Central