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Phil Myers reassigned to Syracuse Crunch, Mitchell Chaffee recalled by Tampa Bay

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TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING REASSIGN DEFENSEMAN PHIL MYERS TO SYRACUSE CRUNCH

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Phil Myers to the Syracuse Crunch, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

Myers, 26, has skated in five games with the Lightning this season, most recently on January 23 at Philadelphia where he registered 5:57 time on ice. He has 158 games of NHL experience over six seasons, producing eight goals and 36 points. In 28 games with Syracuse this season, Myers has posted three goals and nine points while leading the Crunch for plus/minus at plus-20.

Myers was acquired by the Lightning from Nashville along with forward Grant Mismash on July 3, 2022, in exchange for defenseman Ryan McDonagh.

Single-game tickets and ticket packages for the 2023-24 season are on sale now and can be purchased in person at the Crunch office located inside the Upstate Medical University Arena at Onondaga County War Memorial at 800 S. State St. in Syracuse, by calling the office at 315-473-4444 or online through Ticketmaster. For the latest Crunch news, visit www.syracusecrunch.com or follow the club on Facebook (www.facebook.com/syracusecrunch), Twitter (@SyracuseCrunch), and Instagram (@syracusecrunch).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING RECALL FORWARD MITCHELL CHAFFEE FROM SYRACUSE CRUNCH

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Mitchell Chaffee from the Syracuse Crunch, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

Chaffee, 25, has skated in one game with Tampa Bay this season, making his Lightning debut on December 12 at Vancouver and registering 6:56 time on the ice. Chaffee has three games of NHL experience having also skated two games with the Minnesota Wild during the 2021-22 season. He is looking to record his first NHL point.

In 33 games with Syracuse this season, Chaffee has tallied 11 goals and 25 points to lead the Crunch for goals and rank tied for third for scoring. 

The Lightning signed Chaffee as a free agent on July 1, 2023, to a one-year, two-way contract.  

Single-game tickets and ticket packages for the 2023-24 season are on sale now and can be purchased in person at the Crunch office located inside the Upstate Medical University Arena at Onondaga County War Memorial at 800 S. State St. in Syracuse, by calling the office at 315-473-4444 or online through Ticketmaster. For the latest Crunch news, visit www.syracusecrunch.com or follow the club on Facebook (www.facebook.com/syracusecrunch), Twitter (@SyracuseCrunch), and Instagram (@syracusecrunch).

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