Las Vegas – The Las Vegas Wranglers forward Jeff Hazelwood has agreed to terms with the team and will join the line-up in time for Wednesday’s road game against the Ontario Reign.
Hazelwood, 27, is back for his third stint with the team after playing his first pro season in Las Vegas in 2009-10. The 6-foot, 185-pound forward tallied eight goals and 20 points that year, and returned to the Wranglers for 14 games at the end of last season, recording two goals and two assists.
Originally from Dublin, Calif., Hazelwood has primarily played in the Central Hockey League the past two seasons, picking up 26 goals and 61 points in 97 games between the Texas Brahmas, Laredo Bucks and Arizona Sundogs.
The Wranglers play the Ontario Reign in a road game on Wednesday, Jan. 16, before returning home on Saturday, Jan. 19, at 7:05 p.m. to face the Colorado Eagles.