Allen, Texas – The Allen Americans, ECHL affiliate of the Minnesota Wild, and Globe Life are proud to announce the signing of defenseman David Makowski to a new contract for the 2018-2019 season.

David Makowski is entering his fourth season with the Allen Americans. He finished second in the ECHL last season in defenseman points with 54 (11 goals and 43 assists). Makowski was the lone Allen All-Star last season.

“I’m thrilled to be back with the Allen Americans for another season,” said Makowski. “Allen is home to my family, and I can’t wait to get the season started and work towards our goal of returning the Kelly Cup to Allen.

The native of St Louis, Missouri, had his best season as a professional last year. He has 142 points with Allen in 154 games. He also played in two games with the San Jose Barracuda last season.

Makowski played his collegiate hockey at the University of Denver. He also played one season with the St Louis Bandits in the NAHL in 2007-2008, and two years with the Green Bay Gamblers of the USHL in 2008-2009 and 2009-2010.

The Americans also signed defenseman Alex Breton to a contract. The rookie played four seasons with the Gatineau Olympiques of the QMJHL. The resident of Ste. Marie-de-Beauce, PQ had 40 points in 59 games last season (10 goals and 30 assists).

The Americans open the regular season on Saturday, October 20th against the Wichita Thunder on Pink in the Rink Night. The Americans will paint the ice pink that evening. Call 972-912-1000 for tickets.

 Season Tickets – Lock in your seats NOW for the 2018-2019 Allen Americans Season. Contact your Americans Ticket Representative TODAY by calling 972-912-1000.

Group Outings – The best way to entertain a large or small group is at an Allen Americans hockey game. Get special group rates on tickets and food by calling 972-912-1000.

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Americans Next Home Game

Allen Americans vs. Wichita Thunder

Date: Saturday, October 20th 7:05 pm

Venue: Allen Event Center  

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Tommy DanielsVice President of Broadcasting & Media Relations, Play by Play Voice

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