Tri-City Americans Michael Rasmussen, left, and Juuso Valamaki are two of the returning players leading the team into this year's season at the Toyota Center in Kennewick. The Americans play their home opener against Spokane at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Tri-City Americans Michael Rasmussen, left, and Juuso Valamaki are two of the returning players leading the team into this year's season at the Toyota Center in Kennewick. The Americans play their home opener against Spokane at 7 p.m. Saturday. Sarah Gordon Tri-City Herald
Tri-City Americans Michael Rasmussen, left, and Juuso Valamaki are two of the returning players leading the team into this year's season at the Toyota Center in Kennewick. The Americans play their home opener against Spokane at 7 p.m. Saturday. Sarah Gordon Tri-City Herald

Välimäki, Rasmussen ready as Tri-City Americans open 29th season

September 23, 2016 06:47 PM