ARLINGTON, Va., – The Washington Capitals have recalled right wing Eric Fehr from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), vice president and general manager George McPhee announced today.
Fehr, 22, has played in 10 games for Hershey this year after missing most of the season with an injury. He returned to the lineup on Jan. 9 and had an assist on his first shift. Fehr has two goals and four assists with the Bears this year.
The 6’4”, 212-pound Winkler, Manitoba, native, played in 14 games last year with Washington, recording two goals and one assist. He also saw action in 11 games during the 2005-06 season.