|STERO, FL – Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Brad Ralph announced Friday that defenseman Jake Baker has been returned by the team Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Baker, 25, returns from Manitoba where he has collected one assist and 30 penalty minutes in 15 appearances this season. Baker has logged a goal and an assist in 14 games played with the Everblades this season. In addition, he was scoreless in three games played with the Quad City Mallards (ECHL).
The 6-5, 225-pound defenseman totaled 25 points (8g, 17a) and 169 penalty minutes in 144 games during his collegiate career with Northern Michigan University from 2011-2015. Baker is on a 2-way AHL contract with Manitoba this season.
Baker is expected to be available tonight when the Everblades battle the Orlando Solar Bears at the Amway Center in Orlando. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. Eastern time. Fans can catch the game broadcast on ESPN Radio 99.3 FM or by CLICKING HERE. Fans can also watch the game online at ECHL.TV
Upcoming Home Games & Promotions Saturday, April 8 vs. Orlando, 7:00 p.m. – Black Out Night and Fan Appreciation Night! Fans will receive a FREE Everblades team photo courtesy of FGCU and a FREE Rally Card courtesy of the Naples Daily News. Fans will also receive giveaways from Wawa! The team will be wearing special black jerseys which will be auctioned off following the game to benefit the Passion Foundation. The team awards ceremony will take place prior to the game!Ticket InformationGame Tickets: Everblades tickets may be purchased at the Florida Community Bank Box Office located at Germain Arena, or at any Ticketmaster outlet, or online atwww.ticketmaster.comPlayoff Tickets Now on Sale: Playoff ticket packages and single game tickets for Playoff Game A & B are currently on sale. Playoff package may be purchased through the team's administrative offices located at Germain Arena or by calling 239-948-7825. Single game tickets for Games A & B may be purchased at the Florida Community Bank Box Office or online by CLICKING HERE
Discounted Group Tickets: Bring your group of 10 or more to a game at a discounted price, and you may also receive an Everblades souvenir! Group tickets are available for all home games. For more information on group tickets, call 239-948-7825.
This release courtesy of Fort Myers Technical College & Cape Coral Technical College
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