Saturday, June 15, 2019

Innsbruck, Austria – Here is a quick look at the 2019-20 roster for Las Vegas coach Rob Pallin and his HC TWK Innsbruck team.

New Innsbruck Players

Caleb Herbert, Forward, Bloomington, Minnesota. Washington Capitals draft pick. 113 AHL games. Gifted goal scorer.

Jasper Thornburg, Forward, Sweden. Former Swedish Junior National player. Led Denmark in scoring last season. Competes very hard. Very gifted goal scorer.

Joel Broda, Yorkton, Saskatchewan. Forward. Washington Capitals draft pick. Over 200 AHL games. Big power forward with a big shot.

Jann Lattner, D-man. Czech Republic. One of the best dmen in the Austian League for the last five years.  226 points in 374 games.

Tyler Cuma, Dman. Ontario. Former 1st round pick of the Minnesota Wild. Solid stay at home dman.

Miha Zajc, Forward. Ljubljana, Slovenia. Young player with a great upside. Plays a great 200 foot game.

C.J. Motte. Goalie. Detroit, Michigan. Over 200 minor league games. 127 games at Ferris State University 2.15 gaa, 92.7% save percentage.

Returning Players

Tyler Spurgeon, Center, Edmonton. Brother of Jared Spurgeon of the Minnesota Wild. Edmonton Oiler draft pick. 148 AHL games.

John Lammers, Forward, Vancouver BC. Dallas Stars draft pick.

Mike Boivin, dman, Vancouver BC. Very gifted offensive defenseman. Played four seasons at Colorado College.

Ondrej Sedivy, forward. Czech Republic. Two way player. Great special teams player.

Sacha Guimond, dman. Quebec. Very gifted competitive dman.