The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have recalled defenceman Zach Redmond from his conditioning assignment with the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League.
Redmond, 24, was assigned to St. John’s for conditioning on Wednesday, Apr. 17. He has since played two games with the IceCaps recording a pair of assists. Redmond earlier played in eight games with the Jets this season collecting four points (1G, 3A) and 12 penalty minutes. The Traverse City native played in his first NHL game on Jan. 31 in Florida and scored his first goal on Feb. 7 versus Toronto.
Redmond has now played 38 games with St. John’s this season, recording 19 points (8G,11) and 32 penalty minutes. In his AHL career, Redmond has collected 50 points (16G, 34A) and 67 penalty minutes in 113 games with the IceCaps and Chicago Wolves. He was originally drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in the seventh round, 184th overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
Born Jul 26 1988 -- Traverse City, MI
Height 6.02 -- Weight 205 -- Shoots R
Selected by Atlanta Thrasers round 7 #184 overall 2008 NHL Entry Draft