Daavettila Heads To Grand Rapids

Kalamazoo, MI -The Kalamazoo Wings, proud member of the ECHL and affiliate of the National Hockey League’s New York Islanders and American Hockey League’s Bridgeport Sound Tigers, announce forward Trent Daavettila has been loaned to the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL.


Daavettila being loaned to Grand Rapids marks the seventh time this season that a member of the K-Wings has been sent up to the AHL.


Through 29 games this season, Daavettila ranks second on the K-Wings in scoring with 28 points (10g-18a). The native of Howell Michigan ended 2010 on a tear, notching points in 14 out of the K-Wings last 15 contests.


Last season, Daavettila, who is a three-year pro, appeared in 15 AHL games, including two with the Griffins.