Goaltender Hetényi assigned to Cyclones


CINCINNATI, Ohio – The Cincinnati Cyclones, proud affiliate of the NHL’s Florida Panthers and Nashville Predators, announced today that goaltender Zoltan Hetenyi has been assigned to the club by the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League.

Hetényi, a native of Budapest, Hungary, will make his North American professional debut this year. He began last season with Jokerit of SM-ligga in Finland where he notched a 1.75 goals against average and a .936 save percentage in seven games before being loaned to Kiekko-Vantaa where he tallied a 3.04 goals-against average with a .912 save percentage in 11 contests. The 24-year-old net minder, has represented his native country many times in international competition and helped Hungary qualify for the top division of the 2009 World Championships, their first appearance there in 70 years.