CALGARY - The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled goaltender Jon Gillies from the Stockton Heat of the American Hockey League as David Rittich will not play tonight in Detroit and is day-to-day with a lower body injury.
Gillies, a native of Concord, New Hampshire has played in 22 games with the Stockton Heat this season posting a 4.07 GAA and a .864 SV%. He played in 11 games last season for the Flames with a 2.88 GAA and a .896 SV%. The 2015 NCAA Champion was drafted by the Flames in the 3rd round (75th overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft.
BORN: Concord, NH DATE: January 22, 1994
HEIGHT: 6'6" WEIGHT: 220 lbs.
DRAFT: CGY - 3rd round, 75th overall, in the 2012 NHL Draft