ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues President John Davidson announced Tuesday the club has recalled goaltender Ben Bishop and center Yan Stastny from the Blues’ American Hockey League affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen.
Stastny, 27, has played in 31 games this season with Peoria registering 17 points including seven goals, ten assists and 35 penalty minutes. Earlier this season, the 6-0, 192-pound center played three games with the Blues recording a goal in his season debut with the NHL club.
Bishop, 23, has played in 20 games for the Rivermen this season posting a 12-6-2 record including a 2.60 goals against average and a .906 save percentage. Last season, the 6-7, 210-pound netminder appeared in six games with the Blues collecting a 1-1-1 record, 2.93 goals against average and a .893 save percentage. Update: Bishop was reassigned to Peoria on Jan. 7.