CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled defenceman Mark Cundari from Abbotsford on emergency recall. Defenceman Dennis Wideman is day-to-day with a broken finger and Chris Butler has the flu.
Cundari, a native of Woodbridge, ON, is currently in his third professional season with 175 games in the AHL. In 58 games this season he has scored seven goals and added 21 assists for 28 points while accumulating 80 penalty minutes. The 5’10”, 200 lb rearguard played four seasons with the Windsor Spitfires of the OHL capturing back to back Memorial Cup championships in 2008-09 and 2009-10. The Flames acquired Cundari from St. Louis along with Reto Berra and a first round pick in 2013 in exchange for Jay Bouwmeester on April 1.
MARK CUNDARI – DEFENCE
BORN: Woodbridge, ON DATE: April 23, 1990
HEIGHT: 5’10’’ WEIGHT: 200 lbs.
HOW ACQUIRED: Trade with St. Louis along with Reto Berra and St. Louis’s first round pick in the 2013 NHL Draft in exchange for Jay Bouwmeester on April 1, 2013.