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VanKleef Sent to Wheeling

Monday, February 1st
VanKleef Sent to Wheeling

Wichita, KS (Feb. 17th) - The Wichita Thunder, ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Edmonton Oilers, AHL's Bakersfield Condors and powered by Toyota, announced today that forward Tyler VanKleef has been dealt to the Wheeling Nailers for cash considerations.

VanKleef, 25, joined Wichita on January 18th. He has only appeared in four games for the Thunder, recording his first ECHL goal on January 26th against the Allen Americans.

The Thunder remains at home tonight to face the Rush at 7:05 p.m.

Tonight is the annual Police vs. Fire Charity Hockey game, presented by Twister City Harley-Davidson, benefiting the Wichita Children's Home. Doors open at 4:45 p.m. with the opening face-off at 5 p.m. Fans who purchase tickets for this game will also be able to watch the Thunder game later that night.

The first 1,000 kids 12 and under will get a special Thunder youth jersey tonight, presented by Taco Bell and Pizza Hut. Jerseys will be passed out when doors open at 4:45 p.m. Less than 300 tickets remain in the lower bowl for the game tomorrow night against Rapid City.

Individual tickets for all games are on sale now. Season tickets are still available for purchase. Get your seats for just $15 per month. All it takes is a $50 deposit per seat to reserve yours today. To learn more, click here or contact a Thunder representative at the office today!

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