Welcome |Account|Sign Out 
NEW! SIGN IN WITH YOUR SOCIAL PROFILE
OR
Username or EmailPassword
 
2014 NHL Draft
SHARE

Ducks recall Sbisa, Rakell from Norfolk

Sunday, 11.03.2013 / 3:21 PM / News

NHL.com

Share with your Friends


Ducks recall Sbisa, Rakell from Norfolk
The Anaheim Ducks recalled defenseman Luca Sbisa from his long-term injury conditioning loan to the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League on Sunday.

The Anaheim Ducks recalled defenseman Luca Sbisa from his long-term injury conditioning loan to the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League on Sunday. Sbisa, who has yet to play an NHL game this season due to an ankle injury, remains on long-term injured reserve.

The Ducks also recalled center Rickard Rakell from Norfolk and reassigned center Peter Holland. Rakell has six points (four goals, two assists) with six penalty minutes in 11 games for the Admirals, and co-led the team in scoring, goals and appearances. The youngest player to appear in a game for the Ducks (19 years, eight months, 14 days), Rakell was assigned to Norfolk on Oct. 31.

Holland was 1-0-1 in four games with Anaheim. He scored the team's second goal of his season debut Oct. 27, a 4-3 win against the Columbus Blue Jackets. He's 3-1-4 in five games for the Admirals.

Quote of the Day

I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.

— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie