CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled forwards Emile Poirier and David Wolf, and defencemen Brett Kulak and John Ramage on an emergency basis from the Adirondack Flames of the American Hockey League.
Poirier, a first round pick (22nd overall) in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, played his first five NHL games this season and recorded his first point (an assist). The Montreal, Quebec native has also featured in 51 games for Adirondack this season, scoring 17 goals and adding 22 assists for 39 points.
EMILE POIRIER – LEFT WING
BORN: Montreal, PQDATE: December 14, 1994
HEIGHT: 6’1” WEIGHT: 188 lbs.
ACQUIRED: 1st round, 22nd overall, in the 2013 NHL Draft
Wolf, a German left wing who signed as a free agent with Calgary last May, has played 35 games for Adirondack this year and he has 12 goals, nine assists and 68 PIMs. The 25-year-old has played in two NHL games since making the move from Europe where he played his last three seasons with the Hamburg Freezers of the DEL.
DAVID WOLF – LEFT WING
BORN: Dusseldorf, Germany DATE: September 15, 1989
HEIGHT: 6’2” WEIGHT: 216 lbs.
ACQUIRED: Signed as a free agent on May 12, 2014
Kulak, Calgary’s fourth round pick (105th overall) in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, has played 22 games for Adirondack this season recording nine points (4G, 5A). The Stony Plain, AB native also played 39 games for the Colorado Eagles of the ECHL this year, recording 30 points (9G, 21A) and a +9 rating.
BRETT KULAK – DEFENCE
BORN: Stony Plain, ABDATE: January 6, 1994
HEIGHT: 6’2’’WEIGHT: 190 lbs.
DRAFTED: 4th round, 105th overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Ramage, Calgary’s fourth round pick (103rd overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, has played 53 games for Adirondack this season recording 14 points (3G, 11A). The Surrey, BC native is playing his second professional season following a four-year term with the University of Wisconsin Badgers.
JOHN RAMAGE – DEFENCE
BORN: St. Louis, MODATE: February 7, 1991
HEIGHT: 6’1’’WEIGHT: 210 lbs.
DRAFTED: 4th round, 103rd overall in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft