TAMPA, FL (Tampa Bay Lightning Communications) – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned forward JT Wyman to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced.
Wyman, 6-foot-2, 209 pounds, made his season debut Sunday at Buffalo, logging 13:31 in ice time and winning seven of 11 face-offs. He has played in 73 games for the Crunch this season, recording 12 goals and 35 points with a plus-11 rating. He is tied for sixth on the team for goals and is seventh for points. Wyman has played in 318 career AHL games, notching 59 goals and 132 points. He has also played in 45 Calder Cup Playoff games, registering four goals and 13 points.
A native of Edina, Minnesota, Wyman has played in 44 career NHL games, 41 of which have been with the Lightning. He has recorded two goals and 11 points, all with Tampa Bay.
Wyman was signed as a free agent on July 1, 2011.