Tyrell Signs SPC; Hamonic Dealt to Worcester

Wednesday, October 11 2017 8:41 PM

Wichita, KS (Oct. 11th) - The Wichita Thunder, ECHL affiliate of NHL's Edmonton Oilers, AHL's Bakersfield Condors and powered by Toyota, announced several transactions this afternoon. The team signed forward Dana Tyrell to a standard player contract. Defenseman Justin Hamonic has been dealt to the Worcester Railers for financial considerations. Forward Nate Dicasmirro has been released from his contract.

Tyrell, 28, brings a wealth of experience to the Air Capital. A native of Airdrie, Alberta, the 5-foot-10, 192-pound forward was drafted by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft (#47, 2nd round). Tyrell broke into the pro ranks in 2009-10 with the Norfolk Admirals, recording 36 points (9g, 27a) in 74 games. He made his NHL debut in 2010-11, appearing in 78 games with the Lightning. Overall, Tyrell has 232 games of AHL experience and 135 games in the NHL.

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