Wichita agrees to terms with Valentini

Wichita, Kan. - The Wichita Thunder, ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League's Edmonton Oilers and American Hockey League's Bakersfield Condors, announced the signing of forward Ryan Valentini for the 2018-19 season.


Valentini, 21, turns pro after playing parts of the last four years in the Ontario Hockey League with the London Knights and Sudbury Wolves. His career-high came during the 2016-17 campaign when he registered 50 points (18g-32a) in 66 games Last year, he appeared in one game before his season was cut short due to an injury. The Mississauga, Ontario native tallied 78 points (29g-49a) in 130 career OHL games.