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Firebirds Trade Forward Eric Uba to Guelph

Todd Boone / Flint Firebirds

Flint, Mich. – The Flint Firebirds announced today that the club has completed a trade with the Guelph Storm.

The Firebirds trade forward Eric Uba to Guelph. In return, Flint acquires Guelph’s third-round pick in the upcoming 2020 OHL Priority Selection and a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2023 OHL Priority Selection if Uba plays his overage season.

“On behalf of the Flint Firebirds, we would like to wish Eric all the best moving forward,” said Flint Firebirds Vice President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Barclay Branch. “We thank Eric for his contributions on the ice and in the community throughout his time in Flint.”

Uba was a ninth-round pick in the 2016 OHL Priority Selection by the Firebirds. He recorded one assist in four games with Flint during the 2017-18 season, prior to scoring 19 goals and adding 23 assists including a minus-13 rating in 67 games last season with the Firebirds.

Season ticket packages are the best value for Flint Firebirds fans and are on sale now for the upcoming 2019-20 season. Benefits for full season ticket holders include free parking, a ticket savings for all 34 home games, complimentary tickets to all (4) road regular-season games in Saginaw, (4) buddy vouchers to bring a friend to any home Firebirds’ game, exclusive invitation to team and player events and much, much, more.

Season Tickets can be purchased at the Dort Federal Event Center Box Office, Monday thru Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET). For more information, contact the Dort Federal Event Center Box Office at (810) 744-0580 or email mary@dorteventcenter.com.

Fans can also book group outings now for the upcoming season before individual game tickets go on sale to the general public! Group ticket packages are available to fit your needs. Whether you are entertaining corporate clients, celebrating a special occasion, having a fun night out with family and friends or rewarding employees, we have a fun, easy and affordable plan for you! For more information, contact John Notter by calling (810) 744-0580 ext. 207 or by emailing john@flintfirebirds.com.

Photo Credit: Todd Boone / Flint Firebirds

 

For media inquiries, contact:

Dominic Hennig
Director of Broadcasting & Communications
Flint Firebirds Hockey Club
dominic@flintfirebirds.com
(810) 519-9347

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