Finucci, 26, first came to the Wranglers on an amateur try-out agreement at the end of the 2011-12 season. The 5-foot-10, 190-pound forward spent four years (2008-12) at the University of Alaska–Fairbanks where he recorded 18 goals and 35 assists, and then joined the Wranglers at the end of his senior year for three games. Last season, Finucci posted four goals and six assists with Las Vegas, and tacked on an additional three goals in seven playoff games.
The Burnaby, British Columbia native spent three seasons (2005-08) with the British Columbia Hockey League’s Burnaby Express before starting his pro career. In 169 games, Finucci tallied 54 goals and 112 assists.