Rookie Austin Fyten played 43 games with Idaho before earning a call-up to Texas of the AHL.
He tallied 16 goals and 24 assists with the Steelheads, then played 11 games with Texas, notching two assists and earning a plus-4 rating. He was released from a professional tryout contract with Texas.
Also, forward David Toews has been released. Toews scored nine goals in 31 games with Idaho after being acquired in January.
The Steelheads play at San Francisco on Wednesday and Friday before wrapping up the regular season Saturday in Stockton. They begin the postseason at home next Wednesday and Thursday against an opponent to be determined.