Missouri Mavericks coach Scott Hillman confirmed late Tuesday night that the Central Hockey League team has traded all-star forward Nick Sirota to the Arizona Sundogs for future considerations.

Missouri Mavericks coach Scott Hillman confirmed late Tuesday night that the Central Hockey League team has traded all-star forward Nick Sirota to the Arizona Sundogs for future considerations.


“There’s not a player in the league we could trade for and get back what Nick meant to this team,” Hillman said after working with fans at the Mavericks Adult Fantasy Camp at the Independence Events Center.


“But it all boils down to this – we offered Nick a contract and he didn’t accept it, so we made the trade to allow Nick to negotiate a contract with a new team."


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