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Golden Knights Recall Goaltender Oscar Dansk From The Chicago Wolves

by Vegas Golden Knights @GoldenKnights / VegasGoldenKnights.com

VEGAS (October 12, 2019) - Vegas Golden Knights General Manager Kelly McCrimmon announced today, October 12, the following roster transaction: the team has recalled goaltender Oscar Dansk from the American Hockey League's Chicago Wolves.

Dansk sported a 27-13-2 record during the 2018-19 season to go with a 2.46 GAA and a 0.913 save percentage during the regular-season with the AHL's Chicago Wolves. He appeared in 19 Calder Cup playoff games with the Wolves and had a 10-9 record to go with 2.48 GAA and a 0.911 save percentage, helping lead the Wolves to a Calder Cup final appearance. During the 2017-18 season, the Stockholm, Sweden native appeared in four games with the Golden Knights, going 3-0-0 with a 1.78 GAA and a 0.946 save percentage. With Chicago, Dansk was 13-3-2 with a 2.44 GAA and a 0.918 save percentage.

Dansk originally signed with the Golden Knights on July 1, 2017 and re-signed with the team on July 6, 2018.

Oscar Dansk, Goaltender 
Birthplace: Stockholm, SWE
Height: 6-3
Weight: 204
Age: 25
Draft: Selected by Columbus Blue Jackets in the second round (31st overall) in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft

Notes:

  • Sported a 27-13-2 record during the 2018-19 season to go with a 2.46 GAA and a 0.913 save percentage during the regular-season with the AHL's Chicago Wolves
  • Appeared in 19 Calder Cup playoff games with the Wolves and had a 10-9 record to go with 2.48 GAA and a 0.911 save percentage, helping lead the Wolves to a Calder Cup final appearance
  • Has appeared in four NHL games with the Vegas Golden Knights posting a 3-0-0 record to go with a 1.78 goals-against average and .946 save percentage
  • Recorded a career-high 32 saves en route to first career shutout against Colorado on October 27, 2017
  • Finished 2017-18 season with AHL Chicago Wolves having a 2.44 goals-against average and .918 save percentage.

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