The Tampa Bay Lightning reassigned forward Marc-Antoine Pouliot (MAHRK an-TWAHN POO-l'yaht) to the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League today, Vice President and General Manager Steve Yzerman announced.
Pouliot, 6-foot-2, 193 pounds, has played in three games with the Lightning this season, including two during this most recent recall. He has recorded two shots and averaged 10:46 in ice time per game this season. Pouliot has also played in 19 games with the Admirals this season, recording eight goals and 24 points with a plus-11 rating.
Pouliot was drafted by the Oilers in the first round, 22nd overall, of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft. He was signed by the Lightning as a free agent on July 23, 2010.