Rivermen General Manager Kevin McDonald
announced Friday that club has released forward Pete MacArthur from his professional tryout contract with the
MacArthur, 26, appeared in one game with the Rivermen on Nov.
17 against the Lake Erie Monsters. He
joined the team from the Las Vegas Wranglers of the ECHL. In 14 games this season, he had already
recorded 15 points (three goals, 12 assists).
His 12 assists led the entire ECHL at the time of his promotion. Last season, appeared in 21 games with the
AHL’s San Antonio Rampage and has played in 165 career AHL games.
His most successful season was with the Rockford IceHogs in
2009-10 when he set career highs in assists (34), points (42) and games played. He has also played for the Bridgeport Sound
Tigers, on an amateur tryout contract, following his senior season at Boston