GLENS FALLS, NY - Rookie Eric Wellwood has been returned to the Adirondack Phantoms from the Philadelphia Flyers according to Flyers General Manager Paul Holmgren.
The 20-year-old from Windsor, Ontario played in three games for the Flyers recording one assist. He made his NHL debut on Monday, November 1 against the Carolina Hurricanes. His first NHL point came on Saturday, November 6 assisting on a third period game-winning goal by Andreas Nodl against the New York Islanders.
Wellwood has played in 11 games with the Phantoms this year scoring three goals and one assist. His first professional goal was a third period game-winner on October 15th against the Syracuse Crunch in the Phantoms’ home opener.
Wellwood is expected to make his return to the lineup on Thursday, November 11 when the Phantoms host the Toronto Marlies.
Thursday, November 11th all veterans and their families can get tickets for only $5. Fans bringing a non-perishable food item as part of the team's Salvation Army Thanksgiving Basket Drive will receive a free kid’s ticket. All season ticket holders bringing a food item receive an entry into an exclusive raffle for an autographed Phantoms item.
Come watch future NHL stars and up-and-coming Flyers prospects with exciting Adirondack Phantoms hockey! A variety of ticket packages for all the fast-paced action are on sale now. The Phantoms selection of discount ticket packages includes 3-packs, 6-packs, 12 and 22 Select Plans, full season plans and Flex Packs. Choose the plan that works best for you! Get your tickets at the Phantoms office inside the Glens Falls Civic Center, online at ticketmaster.com, or by calling the Phantoms at 518-480-3355.