The Lethbridge Hurricanes announced Friday that veteran Forwards Jaimen Yakubowski and Sam McKechnie are no longer with the club.
through their agents and families have requested a trade, so we have sent the
players home to wait for a deal to be done” stated Lethbridge Hurricanes General
Manager Brad Robson.
Yakubowski and McKechnie were both drafted by the
Hurricanes in the 2009 Bantam Draft and both had their best seasons in
2012-2013. In 66 games last season, Yakubowski registered 50 points (32G, 18A)
while McKechnie put up 43 points (26G, 17A) in 72 games.
As a team, the
Hurricanes have struggled out of the gates with a record of just 1-9-0-1 and
both veteran forwards have also struggled offensively, combining for just 4
(From the Lethbridge Hurricanes)