Lightning Recall Goaltender Karri Ramo from Norfolk of the AHL
/ Tampa Bay Lightning
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled goaltender Karri Ramo from the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League, Executive Vice President and General Manager Brian Lawton announced.
Ramo, 22, has appeared in 23 games this season with Norfolk, posting a 7-11-4 record with a 3.62 goals-against average and a .887 save percentage. He made 30 saves last night in a 3-2 Norfolk shootout win against the Philadelphia Phantoms He made one appearance with the Lightning this season, making 15 saves in a relief appearance on November 23 versus New Jersey.
The 6-foot-2, 207-pound native of Asikkala, Finland was drafted by the Lightning in the sixth round, 191st overall, at the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. In 25 career appearances with Tampa Bay, Ramo has compiled a 7-11-3 record with a 3.07 goals-against average.