ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced Wednesday the club has activated forward Andy McDonald
from injured reserve.
In addition, the club has assigned forward Philip McRae
to the Blues’ American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen.
McDonald, 33, has registered 17 points including eight goals and nine assists in 25 games this season.
He has missed 24 games after suffering a concussion on December 4 in Edmonton and is expected to be in the lineup on Friday, February 4 when the Blues host the Edmonton Oilers at 7 p.m. at Scottrade Center.
McRae, 20, has dressed in 39 games for Peoria this season recording 24 points including 11 goals and 13 assists. While with the Blues, the 6’2, 200-pound forward dressed in seven games notching two points including his first career NHL goal on January 26 at Calgary.
A St. Louis native, McRae was originally drafted by the Blues in the second round, 33rd overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.