The Ducks have reassigned goaltender Jeff Deslauriers to the Syracuse Crunch, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Deslauriers, 27 (5/15/84), appeared in four games with Anaheim this season, going 3-1-0 with a 2.74 goals-against average (GAA) and a .903 save percentage (SV%). He most recently backstopped Anaheim to a 3-2 overtime victory over Edmonton, stopping 24-of-26 shots on Apr. 5 at Rexall Place. A native of St. Jean-Richelieu, Quebec, Deslauriers has also appeared in 14 games with Syracuse this season, posting a 6-9-0 record with a 3.75 GAA and .881 SV%.
Signed as a free agent by Anaheim on July 12, 2011, Deslauriers spent the 2009-10 NHL season with the Edmonton Oilers (2010-11 season was spent with Oklahoma City (AHL)), posting a 16-28-4 record while compiling a 3.26 GAA and .901 SV%. Selected by Edmonton in the second round (31st overall) of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, Deslauriers has appeared in 62 career NHL contests with the Ducks and Oilers, posting a 3.24 GAA, .901 SV%, and three shutouts.