|Winston-Salem, NC – The Carolina Thunderbirds are happy to announce the return of Viktor Grebennikov to the active roster starting with tonight’s game against the Mentor Ice Breakers.|
Grebennikov has played in 10 games so far this year with the Thunderbirds and has registered five points (2G-3A) in those games. Grebennikov had to leave the team earlier this month due to a family issue.
“We’re very excited for Viktor to be back” head coach Andre Niec said. “It’s great to be a professional athlete but we always have to remember that family is most important, I’m happy he is sorted out and ready to be back in the lineup.”
The Carolina Thunderbirds play a three-game weekend series with the Mentor Ice Breakers starting tonight at the Fairgrounds Annex. Tickets are still available at the box office or online at TicketMaster. Puck drop is at 7:35 and the Honda of Winston-Salem pregame show starts at 7:10 on the Carolina Thunderbirds broadcast network.