ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Anaheim Ducks, NHL parent club of the Norfolk Admirals, have reassigned left wing Brandon McMillan to the Admirals.
McMillan, 22 (3/22/90), appeared in six games with Anaheim this season, collecting one assist (0-1=1) with two penalty minutes (PIM). The 5-11, 190-pound winger made his NHL season debut on Mar. 4 at Phoenix and picked up his first point of the season in a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Mar. 13. Recalled from Norfolk on Mar. 4, McMillan has scored 7-3=10 points with 36 PIM in 36 contests with the Admirals in 2012-13. He has 23-23=46 points with 82 PIM in 107 career American Hockey League games between Norfolk and the Syracuse Crunch.
Selected by Anaheim in the third round (85th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, McMillan has collected 11-15=26 points with 40 PIM in 91 career NHL contests. He made his NHL debut on Nov. 21, 2010 vs. Edmonton and scored his first career goal in his third NHL game on Nov. 27, 2010, a 6-4 Anaheim win at Phoenix. McMillan ranked tied for third among NHL rookies in short-handed goals (2) during the 2010-11 season.
The Admirals take on the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Saturday night from Mohegan Sun Arena in Pennsylvania. The puck drops at 7:05 p.m. All games can be heard on 102.1-FM, 1490-AM or 1021TheGame.com. You may also watch at AHLLive.com.
After stopping in Charlotte, N.C., to face the Checkers next Tuesday, the Admirals will return to Scope on Mar. 29 and Mar. 30 to take on the Syracuse Crunch.
Join us on Mar. 29 for Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Night and on Mar. 30 for MDA Jersey Auction and Ticket Fundraiser. Through these exclusive online ticket offers, Red Level tickets for each game are available for just $11. If you were to buy these tickets at the Scope Box Office on game night, they’d be $19 – you save 42%. Plus, a portion of Mar. 29 ticket sales goes back to the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society and a portion of Mar. 30 ticket sales goes back to the local MDA chapter.
These special offers are only good online at norfolkadmirals.com/groups and only for a limited time. Please visit norfolkadmirals.com/groups or call (757) 640-1212 for more details.
The 13th Annual MDA Jersey Auction, Presented by PAPCO, takes place immediately following the game on Mar. 30th. A live auction will take place on the ice with special jerseys being sold right off the players’ backs. All proceeds go to the local chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Don’t miss a minute of Admirals action by purchasing your season tickets today. Stop by the Admirals’ Administrative Offices at Scope, call (757) 640-1212 weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or visit norfolkadmirals.com anytime.