NORFOLK – The Anaheim Ducks, NHL parent club of the Norfolk Admirals, today reassigned forward Matt Kennedy to the ECHL's Fort Wayne Komets. In addition, the Admirals have loaned defenseman Nick Schaus to the Komets. Both announcements were made today by Admirals Assistant General Manager Bob Ferguson.
Kennedy and Schaus did not appear in a game with the Admirals last weekend as Norfolk opened the 2012-13 regular season against the Worcester Sharks at Scope on Friday and Saturday. Schaus recorded an assist and was even with two shots in two preseason games for the Admirals. Kennedy did not appear in a preseason game.
Kennedy had been assigned to the Admiral by the Ducks on September 14th. The Admirals signed Schaus to an American Hockey League Standard Player's Contract (SPC) on September 21st.
Next up for the Admirals is a pair of games against the Connecticut Whale this weekend at Norfolk Scope Arena. The puck drops on Friday night at 7:30 p.m. and on Saturday night at 7:15 p.m.
Join us on Saturday for a college hockey showdown as Old Dominion University takes on Northern Virginia Community College at 2:00 p.m. ODU and NVCC hockey fans have the ability to purchase discounted tickets for the game through Thursday at norfolkadmirals.com/groups. A ticket gets you into both the ODU/NVCC game and the Admirals game against Connecticut. Proceeds benefit ODU Hockey or NVCC Hockey. You will need to contact ODU Hockey or NVCC Hockey to get the special promo code to purchase the discounted tickets online.
Individual tickets are on sale now at the Scope Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000 and online at ticketmaster.com. 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.