BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Sea Wolves announced that the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League have reassigned Zbynek Hrdel (pictured) from Norfolk of the American Hockey League to Mississippi. It was also announced that Tampa Bay has reassigned defenseman Mike Egener from Mississippi to Norfolk.
The Sea Wolves are the ECHL affiliate of the Lightning of the NHL and the Admirals of the AHL.
Selected in the ninth round (286th overall) by Tampa Bay in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft and under NHL contract to the Lightning, the 22 year old Hrdel has five points (3g-2a) and eight penalty minutes in 12 games with Mississippi and two goals and eight penalty minute sin 18 games with Norfolk.