GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes announced five roster cuts Saturday afternoon.

All five players have been assigned to the team's AHL affiliate in Tucson

Justin Peters, Anthony DeAngelo, Dakota Mermis, Stefan Fournier and Christian Fischer were all assigned to the Tucson Roadrunners.

The Coyotes now have 27 players left in camp.

Arizona opens the regular season Saturday October 15 against Philadelphia.