TRADE: Allison to Nashville for Gurianov

Allison Played 84 Games with Phantoms in 3 Seasons

March 8, 2024

Allentown, PA – The Philadelphia Flyers have traded forward Wade Allison to the Nashville Predators in exchange for Denis Gurianov, according to General Manager Daniel Briere.

Gurianov, 26, is a 6-3 right wing from Tolyatti, Russia who has played in 14 games with Nashville this season scoring 1-1-2 as well as 27 games with the Milwaukee Admirals of the AHL where he has scored 12-18-30.

The first-round selection (#12 overall) of the Dallas Stars in 2015 has played in 294 career NHL games where he has scored 52-61-113 during stints with Dallas, Montreal and Nashville.

In the AHL, he reached the Calder Cup Finals with the Texas Stars in 2018 and represented the team at the AHL All-Star Classic in 2019. Gurianov was named AHL Player of the Week on January 2, 2024 when he racked up four goals and two assists for Milwaukee. He has skated in 217 career games in the AHL with Milwaukee and Texas, compiling 66 goals and 76 assists for 142 points.

Allison, 26, is a 6-2 right wing from Carman, Manitoba who has scored 10-7-17 with the Phantoms this season in 47 games. Over parts of three seasons in Lehigh Valley from 2021-24, Allison has skated in 84 games scoring 24-19-43. He also played in 75 NHL games with Philadelphia where the Flyers’ Round 2 selection in 2016 out of Western Michigan has scored 13-9-22 in his NHL career.

The Phantoms return to action tonight at PPL Center against the rival Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins.


Friday, March 8 (7:05) vs. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins – Berks Dollar Dog Night. Can we break the hot dog record?!
Saturday, March 9 (6:05) at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
Sunday, March 10 (3:00) at Bridgeport Islanders

Wednesday, March 13 (7:05) at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
Friday, March 15 (7:05) at Providence Bruins
Saturday, March 16 (7:05) at Providence Bruins