Tampa Bay Reassigns Kvapil To Chiefs

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – The Johnstown Chiefs announced that the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League have reassigned left wing Marek Kvapil from the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League to Johnstown.

The Chiefs are the ECHL affiliate of the Lightning of the NHL and the Falcons of the AHL.

Selected in the sixth round (163rd overall) by Tampa Bay in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft and under NHL contract to the Lightning, the 22-year-old has 27 points (12g-15a) and 31 penalty minutes in 69 games for Springfield.

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