CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled defenceman Tyler Wotherspoon on an emergency basis from their AHL affiliate, the Stockton Heat.
Wotherspoon, Calgary’s second round pick (57th overall) in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, has played eight games for Calgary this season and averaged 13 minutes in ice-time with a +3 rating. The 22-year-old has also skated in 45 games for Stockton this season and he has six assists and 14 penalty minutes.
TYLER WOTHERSPOON – DEFENCE
BORN: Surrey, BC DATE: March 12, 1993
HEIGHT: 6’2’’ WEIGHT: 210 lbs.
DRAFTED: 2nd round (57th overall) in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft