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Maple Leafs recall forward Carter Ashton and goalie Drew MacIntyre from Marlies

Tuesday, 04.08.2014 / 12:05 PM / News

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Maple Leafs recall forward Carter Ashton and goalie Drew MacIntyre from Marlies

TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs recalled forward Carter Ashton and goaltender Drew MacIntyre from their American Hockey League affiliate on Tuesday.

Ashton, 23, has registered three assists and 19 penalty minutes in 31 games with the Maple Leafs this season.

The six-foot-three 215-pound winger has also played 24 games with the Toronto Marlies this season, collecting 23 points (16-7) with 30 penalty minutes.

MacIntyre, 30, has appeared in one game for the Maple Leafs, stopping 14 shots in a relief effort March 23 at New Jersey.

The six-foot-one 190-pound goaltender has a record of 27-13-5 with the Marlies this season. MacIntyre has a 2.49 goals-against average, .918 save percentage and one shutout in 46 games played.

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