The Winnipeg Jets, in conjunction with its AHL affiliate, the Manitoba Moose, announced they have recalled forward Patrice Cormier from the Moose. The Winnipeg Jets also announced they have placed forward Andrew Copp on IR with an upper-body injury.
Cormier, 25, has played in nine games this season with the Manitoba Moose collecting two points (1G, 1A) and six penalty minutes. In his NHL career, Cormier has compiled five points (1G, 4A) in 50 career games with Winnipeg and the Atlanta Thrashers. The Moncton, NB native has collected 98 points (49G, 49A) and 299 penalty minutes in 336 AHL games with Manitoba, St. John’s and the Chicago Wolves. He was originally drafted by the New Jersey Devils in the second round, 54th overall, in the 2008 NHL Draft.
Born Jun 14 1990 -- Moncton, NB
Height 6.02 -- Weight 215 -- Shoots L
Selected by New Jersey Devils round 2 #54 overall 2008 NHL Entry Draft