The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Tuesday that the hockey club has recalled forward Rich Clune. Forward Joffrey Lupul has been placed on injured reserve retroactive to November 28 with a lower body injury.
Clune, 28, has been held pointless in two games with the Maple Leafs this season. The Toronto, Ontario native has also skated in 15 games with the Toronto Marlies (AHL), collecting six points (two goals, four assists) and 59 penalty minutes. Clune, who signed an NHL contract with the Maple Leafs on October 29, 2015, has appeared in 122 career regular season NHL games, collecting 18 points (seven goals, 11 assists) and 310 penalty minutes.
The Maple Leafs return to the ice on Wednesday night when they travel to Winnipeg to face the Jets at 7:30 p.m. ET.