The Ducks announced today that they have reassigned left wing Josh Green to the Syracuse Crunch, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Green, 33 (11/16/77), who was recalled from Syracuse yesterday and played against Buffalo last night, has appeared in 12 contests for Anaheim this season, going scoreless with six penalty minutes while averaging 10:00 time on ice (TOI). He made his season debut for the Ducks on Oct. 30 at San Jose after being recalled from Syracuse the previous day (Oct. 29). The Camrose, Alberta native has appeared in 19 games with the Crunch this season, collecting 5-8=13 points with 14 PIM.
Green appeared in 47 games for MoDo of the Swedish Elite League in 2009-10, recording 12-8=20 points with 79 PIM. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim on July 10, 2010, Green also played in the Ducks organization during the 2008-09 season when he was signed to a one-year contract on July 22, 2008. He made his Ducks debut in the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs, going scoreless in five games. In 334 career NHL games, Green has scored 35-39=74 points with 199 PIM. He has also appeared in 17 Stanley Cup Playoff games with Edmonton, Vancouver and Anaheim, earning 0-1=1 point with 12 PIM. He was selected by Los Angeles in the second round (30th overall) of the 1996 NHL Entry Draft.