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Canes Recall Bishop and Place Fleury on IR

Fleury has missed two games with concussion

by Canes PR @NHLCanes / Carolina Hurricanes News Release

RALEIGH, NC - Don Waddell, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has recalled forward Clark Bishop from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League and placed defenseman Haydn Fleury on injured reserve retroactive to Nov. 23.

Bishop, 22, has been recalled for the third time this season. He has skated in seven games with the Hurricanes in 2018-19, making his NHL debut on Oct. 20 vs. Colorado. The St. John's, N.L., native has played 12 AHL games with the Checkers this year, posting five points (3g, 2a), and he has recorded 39 points (12g, 27a) in 122 career AHL games. The 6'1", 199-pound forward was drafted by Carolina in the fifth round (127th overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft.

Fleury, 22, has missed two games since sustaining a concussion on Nov. 23 vs. Florida. The 6'3", 208-pound defenseman has skated in eight games with the Hurricanes this season, registering one assist. Fleury has posted eight assists in 75 career games with Carolina after making his NHL debut last season. The Carlyle, Sask., native was selected by the Hurricanes in the first round (seventh overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft.

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