(Updated Sunday, 10:15 a.m. ET)
Saturday night’s American Hockey League game between the Manitoba Moose and the Tucson Roadrunners in Tucson, Ariz., was postponed following a medical emergency prior to the game.
Arizona Coyotes general manager John Chayka issued the following statement late Saturday:
“Arizona Coyotes center Craig Cunningham suffered a medical emergency on the ice prior to the start of tonight’s game between the Tucson Roadrunners and the Manitoba Moose at the Tucson Convention Center. Cunningham was taken to a local hospital where he is receiving medical treatment. Our thoughts and prayers are with Craig and his family. We will provide a medical update once we receive more information.”
Statement from AHL President and CEO David Andrews:
“Craig has been a highly respected player and team leader in our league. The thoughts and prayers of the entire AHL family are with Craig, his family and his teammates.”