Thunder Receives Wells From Condors

Wednesday, October 2 2019 5:53 PM

Wichita, KS (Oct. 2nd) - The Wichita Thunder, ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Edmonton Oilers, AHL's Bakersfield Condors and powered by Toyota, announced today that goaltender Dylan Wells has been assigned to the Thunder by Edmonton from the Condors.

Wells, 20, returns to Wichita after appearing in 22 games last season for the Thunder. He went 12-5-2 during his rookie campaign, sporting a 3.04 goals-against average and .912 save percentage. He also saw action in 12 games for the Condors, going 6-6-0 with a 2.84 goals-against average and .909 save percentage.

He joined the Thunder at the end of the 2017-18 season. A native of St. Catharines, Ontario, the 6-foot-2, 188-pound netminder begins his second year as a pro after playing a four-year career for the Ontario Hockey League's Peterborough Petes. In 2016-17, he went 33-15-2 with a 3.07 goals-against average and a .916 save percentage. He was selected in the fifth round (#123) by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.

The Thunder will host their only exhibition game at 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 5th at the Wichita Ice Center against the Tulsa Oilers. Tickets are just $10 and can be purchased through the Wichita Thunder office or at the door the night of the game.

Wichita opens the season at home on Friday and Saturday, October 11th and 12th and will host the 2020 Warrior Hockey/ECHL All-Star Classic, presented by Toyota, on Wednesday January 22nd, 2020. Get your tickets now for the league's annual showcase that features some of the best young talent across the ECHL by clicking here.

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