The Winnipeg Jets announce today they have recalled goaltender Peter Mannino from the St. John’s IceCaps. They have also placed defenceman Derek Meech on the Injured Reserve List.
Mannino, 27, has appeared in four games with the St. John’s IceCaps this season recording a 2-2 record, 2.47 goals against average and 0.902 save percentage. Last season, the Farmington, MI played in two games with the Atlanta Thrashers making 31 saves in two relief appearances. He has played 118 games in the AHL, between Chicago, Bridgeport and St. John’s for an all-time 61-36-7 record, 2.80 goals against average and 0.904 save percentage.
Meech, 27, has played in two games for the Winnipeg Jets this season recording four penalty minutes. The Winnipeg, MB native has played in a career 128 NHL games between Detroit and Winnipeg accumulating 16 points (4g, 12a) and 43 penalty minutes.