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Flyers recall Hart, Vorobyev from Phantoms

Forward Dale Weise loaned to Lehigh Valley

by PhiladelphiaFlyers.com @nhlflyers

Prior to resuming practice on Sunday, Flyers EVP & General Manager Chuck Fletcher announced that the club has recalled goaltender Carter Hart and forward Mikhail Vorobyev from their AHL affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.

In addition, the club has loaned forward Dale Weise to the Phantoms.

Hart was loaned on Thursday to Lehigh Valley and appeared in one game. He stopped 32 of 35 shots in the Phantoms' 4-1 loss to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on Saturday.

Prior to being loaned, Hart appeared in 12 games for the Flyers, recording a 6-5-1 mark to go along with a 2.66 GAA and .918 save percentage. He also started each of the last five games before the Flyers bye & NHL All-Star breaks, going 4-1-0, including wins in each of the his last three starts.

Vorobyev receives his first recall to the Flyers after making the opening night roster on Oct. 2 to begin the season. He appeared in seven games, recording a goal and an assist for two points while averaging 11:45 of ice time as a rookie. He made his NHL debut on Oct. 4 at Las Vegas, where he recorded his first NHL point (an assist), and scored his first NHL goal in the following game on Oct. 6 at Colorado.

He was loaned to the Phantoms on Oct. 28, and since his return to Lehigh Valley, he has posted 22 points (6g-16a) in 32 games to go along with a plus-3 rating.

Weise was placed on waivers by the Flyers on Jan. 15. He posted 11 points (5g-6a) in 42 games while averaging 12:08 of ice time, which included 1:34 of shorthanded time on the penalty kill, this season.

The Flyers are back in action on Monday, Jan. 28 vs. Winnipeg at the Wells Fargo Center (7pm, NBCSP & 97.5 The Fanatic), which will kick off a three-games in four day span.

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