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Tampa Bay Lightning Reassign Forward Bennett MacArthur to Orlando Solar Bears

November 30, 2022 - American Hockey League (AHL)
Syracuse Crunch News Release

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned forward Bennett MacArthur from the Syracuse Crunch to the Orlando Solar Bears of the ECHL, Crunch General Manager Stacy Roest announced today.

MacArthur, 21, has played in four games for the Crunch this season. Last season, he appeared in 54 games with Acadie-Bathurst of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League posting 42 goals and 35 assists.

Prior to his professional career, the 5-foot-11, 194-pound forward skated in 120 career QMJHL games, all with Acadie-Bathurst, from 2019 to 2022 tallying 78 goals and 51 assists.

MacArthur was signed to a three-year, entry-level contract by the Lightning on March 1.

Single game tickets and ticket packages for the 2022-23 season are on sale now and can be purchased in person at the Crunch office located inside the Upstate Medical University Arena at Onondaga County War Memorial at 800 S. State St. in Syracuse, by calling the office at 315-473-4444 or online through Ticketmaster. For the latest Crunch news, visit or follow the club on Facebook (, Twitter (@SyracuseCrunch) and Instagram (@syracusecrunch).

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