RALEIGH, NC - Don Waddell, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has recalled defenseman Haydn Fleury from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL) on an emergency basis.
Fleury, 22, has registered 10 points (2g, 8a) in 28 AHL games with the Checkers, and he has tallied assists in each of his last four AHL games (3/24-3/30: 5a). The 6'3", 208-pound defenseman has also skated in 17 NHL games with the Hurricanes this season, posting one assist. Fleury has registered 39 points (11g, 28a) in 101 career AHL games and tallied nine assists in 84 career NHL games. In 96 career AHL games, Fleury has posted 34 points (11g, 23a). The Carlyle, Sask., native was drafted by the Hurricanes in the first round, seventh overall, of the 2014 NHL Draft.