Tampa Bay Reassigns Helenius To Norfolk

BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Sea Wolves announced that the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League have reassigned rookie goaltender Riku Helenius from Mississippi to the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League.

Selected in the first round (15th overall) by Tampa Bay in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft, the 20 year old is 1-1-1 with a goals-against average of 3.53 and a save percentage of .944 in three games for the Sea Wolves.

The Sea Wolves are the ECHL affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League and the Philadelphia Phantoms of the American Hockey League.

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