ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues President John Davidson announced today that the club has recalled forward Yan Stastny from the Blues’ American Hockey League affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen.
Stastny, 25, has played in 26 games for the Rivermen this season, collecting 17 points (10 goals, seven assists) along with 42 penalty minutes.
He has skated in 41 career NHL games with Edmonton and Boston, recording six points (one goal, five assists) along with 29 penalty minutes.
He made his NHL debut with the Edmonton Oilers against the St. Louis Blues on March 1, 2006 in Edmonton.
The Quebec City, Quebec native is the son of former Blue Peter Stastny and was originally Boston’s eighth round selection, 259th overall, in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft. Yan and Peter would be the second father and son combination to play for the Blues. Bob and Brent Johnson were the first.