INDIANAPOLIS – The Indy Fuel, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Chicago Blackhawks and the AHL's Rockford IceHogs announced Thursday that forwards Keegan Iverson and Karl El-Mir have been released from their tryouts with the Ontario Reign and have returned to the Indy Fuel. Additionally, the Rockford IceHogs have assigned Chad Yetman and Jacob Leguerrier to the Indy Fuel.
El-Mir, 25, re-joins the Fuel having played 30 games between the Norfolk Admirals and Indy Fuel. The second-year forward opted out of the 2020-21 season due to the covid-19 pandemic but split his first pro season between the Indy Fuel and Greenville Swamp Rabbits. In 30 games this season, El-Mir has tallied seven goals and 12 assists.
Iverson, 25, returns to the Fuel after playing two games for the Reign, tallying one assist. The Minneapolis, Minnesota native signed with the Fuel after playing three years for Mount Royal University (USports). In 13 games for the Fuel this season, Iverson has earned three assists and 27 penalty minutes.
Yetman, 21, comes to the Circle City after playing in six games for the IceHogs this season earning one goal and one assist. Splitting his season between Indy and Rockford, Yetman has registered six goals and 12 assists in 19 ECHL contests.
LeGuerrier, 21, returns to Indy after skating in four AHL games for the IceHogs. The 6-foot-1, 203-pound defenseman has played in 22 games for the Fuel this season, tallying two goals, five assists and six penalty minutes.
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About Lou Malnati’s
Lou Malnati’s is passionate about pizza, people and proud to support the local communities they serve one deep dish at a time and are excited to partner with the Indy Fuel. Considered the oldest family name in Chicago pizza, Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria is a family-owned company famous for deep-dish pizza and staying true to the original Chicago-style pizza recipe. They are celebrating 1 year in Indy with the opening of their third location in Broad Ripple as a dine-in, carryout or delivery location. You can also go to the West 85th St or Carmel location for carryout or delivery.