Friday, March 18, 2016
GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have recalled defenseman Philip Samuelsson (on emergency basis) from the Springfield Falcons, the club’s American Hockey League affiliate (AHL).
The 24-year-old Samuelsson has recorded 4-26-30 in 53 games with Springfield this season. The Leksand, Sweden native has played in nine NHL games, including four games with Arizona during the 2014-15 campaign. Samuelsson was drafted out of Boston College by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round (61st overall) in the 2009 Entry Draft.