Transaction: Adam Comrie Recalled From Reading

Phantoms Set For Rivalry Showdown in Hershey on Saturday

January 21, 2016

Lehigh Valley, PA – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms, proud AHL affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers, have recalled from loan defenseman Adam Comrie from the Reading Royals of the ECHL.

JustSports PhotographyA 25-year-old blueliner from Ottawa, Ontario, Comrie has produced 15 goals, 19 assists and 34 points across 39 games with the Royals this season. At the time of his recall, the 6’4″, 219-pound defender led all ECHL defenders in goals (15), points (34) and shots (116).

In the midst of his sixth professional campaign, Comrie split time last season between Lehigh Valley (40 games, 5 goals, 13 assists) and Reading (21 games, 7 goals, 7 assists). In 164 career AHL games, he’s amassed 11 goals, 46 assists and 57 points during time with the Phantoms, Rochester Americans and Worcester Sharks.

The Phantoms return to action this Saturday, January 23 when they invade Giant Center in Hershey for a rivalry showdown with the Bears. Puck drops at 7:00 p.m. Be sure to catch all the action on FOX 1470-AM, online at or via the iHeartRadio app. Coverage begins with “Countdown to Faceoff” at 6:20 p.m.

The Phantoms are then back in action at PPL Center on Wednesday, January 27 when Lehigh Valley welcomes the Binghamton Senators to town for a 7:05 p.m. clash. Be sure to secure your tickets now at, by calling 610-347-TIXX [8499] or in-person at the Mealey’s Furniture Box Office at PPL Center [701 Hamilton Street].

RISE UP! Reserve your season tickets and groups now for the 2015-2016 season of Lehigh Valley Phantoms hockey. For more information on how to reserve your seat at PPL Center to the hottest ticket in town, call the Phantoms front office today at 610-224-GOAL (4625)!

Upcoming Home Games:

Wednesday, January 27, 2016, Binghamton Senators vs. Lehigh Valley Phantoms, 7:05 p.m. | TIX
(First Responders Appreciation Night.)

Friday, January 29, 2016, WB/Scranton Penguins vs. Lehigh Valley Phantoms, 7:05 p.m. | TIX
(“20 Years of Phantoms” Night. Commemorative Poster Giveaway 3 of 4.)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016, Binghamton Senators vs. Lehigh Valley Phantoms, 7:05 p.m. | TIX
(Career Fair.)

In the midst of their 20th season of operation, the Phantoms are coming off their Inaugural Season as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms playing at the brand-new PPL Center. Established in 1996, the Phantoms spent their first 13 seasons at the Spectrum in Philadelphia before re-locating to Glens Falls, New York in 2009 where the team spent the next five seasons as the Adirondack Phantoms. A new era of Phantoms hockey began in the fall of 2014 when the Lehigh Valley Phantoms began play at the state-of-the-art PPL Center. Through 19 incredibly successful campaigns, the Phantoms have captured two Calder Cup Championships (1998, 2005), two Conference Championships (1998, 2005), two Regular Season Titles (1996-97, 1997-98) and four Division Championships (1996-97, 1997-98, 1998-99, 2003-04).