Mavericks Renew Affiliation with Chicago Wolves
Missouri Mavericks' President and General Manager Brent Thiessen announced at the team's Fan Fest Saturday the Mavericks have renewed their affiliation agreement with the American Hockey League's (AHL) Chicago Wolves for the 2012-13 season. The Wolves are the primary affiliate of the National Hockey League's (NHL) Vancouver Canucks.
"We are very excited to renew this relationship which we believe helps maintain our status as one of the elite teams in the Central Hockey League," said Thiessen. "We believe Missouri is one of the premier places to play in the CHL and we look forward to receiving players from one of the premier teams in the AHL."