The Ducks have recalled left wing Emerson Etem and defenseman Josh Manson from the Norfolk Admirals, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Etem, 22 (6/16/92), has scored 2-4=6 points with four penalty minutes (PIM) in 27 games with the Ducks this season. Selected by Anaheim in the first round (29th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, Etem has recorded 1-4=5 points in his last 10 NHL games dating to Nov. 15. The 6-1, 212-pound forward also earned 13-8=21 points with two PIM in 22 AHL games with Norfolk in 2014-15. At the time of his recall, Etem co-led the Admirals in goals, led in power-play goals (6) and ranked fourth in scoring.
Manson, 23 (10/7/91), has collected one assist (0-1=1) with an even plus/minus rating and 25 PIM in 18 games with the Ducks this season. Making his NHL debut on Oct. 31 at Dallas, Manson earned his first career NHL point (assist) with a career-high +2 rating on Nov. 16 vs. Florida. Selected in the sixth round (160th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, Manson posted 3-6=9 points with 23 PIM in 23 games with Norfolk this season.