CARON REASSIGNED TO HOUSTON
Josh Caron Returns to AHL Affiliate
Orlando, FL - The Orlando Solar Bears announced today that DJosh Caron has been recalled to their American Hockey League(AHL) affiliate, the Houston Aeros, by their NHL affiliate theMinnesota Wild.Caron has appeared in the last four games for the Solar Bears,helping the team to a 3-1-0-0 record over that stretch whilepicking up nine penalty minutes. Caron dropped the gloveslast night in the first period against Toledo F Stephon Thornefor his first fighting major with Orlando since November 11against Gwinnett. The Campbell River, BC, native has played 20games for the Solar Bears this season, scoring one goal andadding one assist to go along with 39 penalty minutes (PIM). Atthe AHL level, Caron has played 10 games with Houston thisyear, picking up seven PIM. The rookie defenseman last appearedin a contest with the Aeros on December 22.For the current roster, click here.
The Solar Bears are on the road for their next four games andreturn to the Amway Center to face the Wheeling Nailers onThursday, January 17, at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, January 19, at7:00 p.m., and Monday, January 21, for a special holiday starttime of 3:00 p.m. Good seats are still available. Visitwww.OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com.The Orlando Solar Bears, the ECHL affiliate of the NHL'sMinnesota Wild and AHL's Houston Aeros, play all of their homegames at the 2012 Street and Smith's Sports BusinessJournal Sports Facility of the Year, the AmwayCenter.Individual tickets for all regular season home games are onsale beginning as low as $15. To purchase your tickets, pleasevisit www.OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com or the AmwayCenter Box Office.Follow the Solar Bears at www.OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com, Facebook, and Twitter (@OrlandoHockey) forall the latest news and updates.Season ticket plans are available now. Pro-rated full-seasonand half season ticket plans range in price from $225-$925 perseason ticket (includes facility fee), reflecting a savings ofup to 42% off box office pricing. For more information call theSolar Bears at 407-951-8200 to speak to a Ticket Sales AccountManager.Group tickets are a great way to entertain employees,co-workers, clients, friends and family. For more informationon discounted group tickets and a list of group benefits, call407-951-8200 or click here.Officially licensed Orlando Solar Bears replica team jerseys,apparel, and headwear can be purchased online at: http://shop.orlandosolarbearshockey.com/