Checkers Receive Goaltender Wiikman From Hartford

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced that goaltender Miika Wiikman has been assigned to the team from the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League.

The Checkers are the ECHL affiliate of the Wolf Pack of the AHL and the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League.

In his first season in North America, the 5-foot-11 and 177-pound native of Mariestad, Sweden is 1-0-0 with a goals-against average of 4.32 and a save percentage of .872 in two games for Hartford.

Team Press Release