Coyotes assign Chris Rawlings to SundogsPosted: Updated:
The Phoenix Coyotes have assigned Chris Rawlings to the Arizona Sundogs, the team announced today.
Rawlings 25-years-old, began his professional career this season, where he began his 2013-14 season skating with the Gwinnett Gladiators of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL). While there he amassed a 3.68 goals-against average and a 0.879 save percentage in six games. He also played in two games for the Idaho Steelheads (ECHL) where he had a 0.60 goals-against average and 0.975 save percentage.
The 6-foot-5, British Columbia native spent his collegiate career playing for the Northeastern University (H-East) where he averaged a 2.84 goals-against average and a 0.914 save percentage over four years.
"The Phoenix Coyotes have big hopes for Chris joining our team", said Sundogs Head Coach, Kevin Colley. "Chris is a big goalie that covers a lot of the net. This is great news for us as an organization, to build an even stronger affiliation",
The Sundogs start a five game home stand this weekend, November 22nd and 23rd against the Quad City Mallards before squaring off with the Allen American's next week, at Tim's Toyota center.
The Arizona Sundogs are the Central Hockey League affiliate of the NHL's Phoenix Coyotes. Season tickets, mini-plan, and single-game ticket information is now available by calling (928) 759-6600 or visiting arizonasundogs.com.
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