American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson has announced a revised target start date for the 2020-21 AHL season, as approved by the league’s Board of Governors during its 2020 Annual Meeting. At the recommendation of the AHL’s Return to Play Task Force, the Board of Governors has approved moving the anticipated start of the 2020-21 regular season to February 5, 2021, due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis.
WINDSOR, CO. – The Colorado Eagles, proud AHL affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche, have announced that forward Jayson Megna has been reassigned by the Avalanche, while forward T.J. Tynan has been recalled by the Eagles NHL affiliate. Megna has posted three goals and one assist in seven AHL contests with the Eagles and has also appeared in four games with the Avalanche. Tynan leads the Eagles with 12 points in 10 games, including 10 assists, which ranks third in the AHL.
Megna, 29, spent the 2018-19 campaign with the AHL’s Hershey Bears, producing 43 points (20g/23a) in 71 games during the regular season and added eight points (4g/4a) in nine postseason outings. The Fort Lauderdale, Florida, native has recorded 20 points (10g/10a) in 117 career NHL contests with the Avalanche, Pittsburgh Penguins, New York Rangers and Vancouver Canucks. He has tallied 173 points (83g/90a) in 319 total AHL regular-season games with the Eagles, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, Hartford Wolf Pack, Utica Comets and Hershey, while adding 21 points (8g/13a) in 42 total postseason contests.
Colorado returns to action when the Eagles take on the Ontario Reign on Wednesday, November 6th at 7:05pm MT.
Tickets for all regular season contests are on sale now and can be purchased at ColoradoEagles.com or by calling (970) 686-SHOT.