Allen, Texas – The Allen Americans, ECHL affiliate of the Seattle Kraken (NHL), announced late yesterday afternoon that Seattle has recalled goaltender Antoine Bibeau from the Americans and assigned him to the Charlotte Checkers (AHL).
Antoine Bibeau returned to Allen last week and went 1-1 in two games. Bibeau is 7-3-1 in 11 starts with the Americans this season. He leads the team with 2.67 goals against average.
The former Toronto Maple Leafs draft pick has been up and down this season between the ECHL and the American Hockey League. In seven games with Charlotte this season he is 3-1-1.
The Americans hit the road for three games this week starting with back-to-back games in Kansas City on Tuesday and Wednesday, and a Friday night game in Wichita. The Americans return home for a night of doubleheader hockey this Saturday starting with the 13th annual Police vs. Fire game, followed by the Americans vs. Wichita at 7:05 pm. Call 972-912-1000 for seats.
About the Allen AMERICANS
The Allen AMERICANS PROFESSIONAL HOCKEY CLUB is a member of the ECHL, the world’s top Double-A hockey league, and is the affiliate of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Seattle Kraken.
Founded in 2009, the club is owned by Jack D. Gulati, known internationally as the “Serial Entrepreneur.” Championship Hockey is the backbone of the franchise, with the Red having captured back-to-back ECHL Kelly Cup Championships in 2014-15 & 2015-16 and two Central Hockey League President’s Cups in 2012-13 & 2013-14. Over the years, more than 323 players have worn the Red Sweater, with 4 AMERICANS having moved up to play in the NHL.
Tickets for home games at the Credit Union of Texas Event Center are available at AllenAmericans.com/tickets or by calling 972-912-1000.