The Ducks have recalled center William Karlsson
from the Norfolk Admirals, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Karlsson, 22 (1/8/93), has collected 2-1=3 points with a +3 rating and two penalty minutes (PIM) in 16 games with Anaheim this season. Karlsson made his NHL debut on Oct. 11 at Detroit and scored his first two career NHL goals (2-0=2) along with the game-winner on Oct. 13 at Buffalo.
Selected by Anaheim in the second round (53rd overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, Karlsson was reassigned to Norfolk on Nov. 24. The 6-0, 185-pound center appeared in 29 games for the Admirals this season, earning 4-9=13 points with two PIM.