The Geese have reassigned middle Trevor Zegras to the San Diego Gulls, Anaheim’s major improvement affiliate within the American Hockey League (AHL).
Government Vice President/Common Supervisor Bob Murray:
“Our purpose was to assist Trevor transition extra easily into the NHL, so we began him out on the wing. He is forward of our scheduled development, and consequently we’re transferring him to middle ice efficient instantly. He’ll want some expertise within the AHL first, however our expectation is that he can be again with us within the close to future and play middle for the Geese for years to return.”
Zegras, 20 (3/20/01), recorded 1-6=7 factors with a +2 score and eight penalty minutes (PIM) in 17 video games with the Geese. The 6-0, 182-pound rookie ahead scored his first NHL purpose Mar. 18 vs. Arizona (Adin Hill), changing into the third-youngest U.S.-born participant to attain for Anaheim at 19 years, 363 days.
Chosen by Anaheim within the first spherical (ninth total) of the 2019 NHL Draft, Zegras started the season with San Diego, scoring 4-5=9 factors with a +Four score and eight PIM in eight AHL video games. On the time of his recall, he co-led the AHL in scoring, ranked tied for fourth in objectives and tied for sixth in assists, whereas co-leading all rookies in assists.
A local of Bedford, N.Y., Zegras has represented the USA at a number of worldwide tournaments, together with back-to-back World Junior Championships in 2020 and 2021. Zegras was named the 2021 event’s Most Helpful Participant, the fifth American to earn the award, whereas serving to Staff USA to a gold medal. He led the event with 7-11=18 factors, and tied the all-time Staff USA World Junior Championship document for each profession factors and assists (7-20=27).