After their recent affiliation with the Tampa Bay Lightning and Syracuse Crunch, the Kalamazoo Wings have announced a new affiliation agreement with the Vancouver Canucks.

According to the K-Wings, the team announced a one year agreement to be the ECHL affiliate of the Canucks.  They will also be an affiliate of the Utica Comets of the AHL.

This is not their first time with the Canucks.  It is the third time in the teams history that they have been affiliated with the NHL team from Vancouver.   1984-1987, 2011-2015 and for this upcoming season.

The K-Wings will kick off their new season in October.  Their home opener is set for October 21st against Brampton.    There has also been some realignment to the K-Wings division.   One of the newest teams in their division, Cincinnati will host the K-Wings for their season opener on October 14th.

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