Allen, Texas - The Allen Americans
announced the signing of Forward Anthony Maiani, on Thursday, to a contract for the upcoming 2012-2013 season.
Anthony Maiani joins the Americans after playing for Steve Martinson last season in Chicago of the ECHL. In 39 games, he scored 4 goals for a total of 18 points. Prior to Chicago, he played in 23 games last year for the South Carolina Stingrays
of the ECHL.
Maiani is a native of Shelby Township, Michigan. He began his professional career in 2011, playing in a couple of games between Wheeling and Colorado of the ECHL. The former University of Denver product played in 158 games between 2007and 2011.
“I’ve talked with current and former players, including good friend Nino Musitelli, about the Americans organization and heard nothing but great things about playing in Allen," said Maini. “I’m told the fans are loyal and passionate about the team and the community is a great place to live. I can’t wait to get back on the ice again after a great summer.”