Sam Steel & Josh Mahura Returned by the Anaheim Ducks
The Regina Pats Hockey Club is pleased to announce that captain Sam Steel and defenceman Josh Mahura have been returned to the club by the Anaheim Ducks.
Steel, a first round pick in 2016, played in two pre-season games with the Ducks, picking up one assist. He is the reigning WHL Player of the Year after a 50 goal, 131 point campaign in 2016-17 which led the entire CHL. The Sherwood Park, Alberta product added 30 points in 21 playoff games in 2017.
Mahura, a third round pick by the Ducks in 2016, played in two pre-season games with Anaheim this fall. The 19-year-old scored 17 goals and had 53 points in 73 games during the 2016-17 regular season with the Pats and Red Deer Rebels. Mahura added eight goals and 21 points in 23 playoff games.
The Pats have also re-assigned the following players:
F Kjell Kjemhus – Pursuit of Excellence (CSSHL).
F Tristen Robins – Rink Hockey Academy (CSSHL).
F Rayman Bassi – TBD.
The Pats return to action tonight at Mosaic Place in Moose Jaw against the Warriors at 7 p.m. Next home game is Sunday at 4 p.m. against the Red Deer Rebels. Tickets are available at reginapats.com, the Brandt Centre Box Office or stop by any Regina Safeway to get Safeway Fun Zone tickets for just $13.