Ignat Molchanov to Return to Maine Wild

Ignat Molchanov, a native of Moscow, Russia, will play a third year of junior hockey with the Maine Wild this season.

Molcahnov scored 11 goals and notched 19 assists last season. Head Coach Mike Tenney expects Molchanov to continue to be an offensive force for the Wild.

"We are looking forward to having his playmaking ability and scorers touch around the net," he said. "Molchanov can play in all situations. We expect him to have a great year."