The New Jersey Titans announced Tuesday that the team has acquired goalie Spencer Wright from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights in exchange for defenseman Tim Gelatt and a 2016 second round pick.
A native of Farmington Hills, Michigan, Wright enters his first season in the North American Hockey League. He previously played for Detroit Central Catholic, were he played 24 games and earned a goals against average of 1.42.
The Titans open their inaugural season at home against the Aston Rebels on Friday Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. Also the Titans will hold the first TitansFest, presented by George Wall Ford will take place from 3- 6 p.m., on Saturday Sept. 19. Fans are welcome to enjoy food, drinks, a chance to win prizes, the opportunity to meet Titans players, coaching staff and Stanley Cup Champion Grant Marshall.
The Titans faceoff against the Johnstown Tomahawks with Marshall dropping the ceremonial first puck.