RoadRunners Receive Hiebert From Manchester
Phoenix Trades Smith To Reading

PHOENIX – The Phoenix RoadRunners announced that the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League have reassigned forward James Hiebert to Phoenix. The RoadRunners also announced that they have traded center Brett Smith to Reading in exchange for future considerations.

The RoadRunners are the ECHL affiliate of the Phoenix Coyotes of the National Hockey League and the San Antonio Rampage of the AHL.

The 24-year-old Hiebert has 24 points (13g-11a) and 160 penalty minutes in 40 games with Reading and has 16 penalty minutes in six games with Manchester.

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