(Jan. 29, 2003) -- The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Thursday that they have recalled forward Harold Druken from the St. John's Maple Leafs of the American Hockey League.
Druken, 25, has played seven games for Toronto this season collecting four assists with two penalty minutes. He registered back to back assists November 27 at Atlanta and November 29 at Ottawa. Druken has also played 26 games for St. Johns this season collecting 28 points (14 goals, 14 assists) with 20 penalty minutes. He ranks first on the team in powerplay goals (6), first in game winning goals (3), second in goals and fourth in points.
The native of St. John's, Newfoundland has played 144 career NHL games for Vancouver, Carolina and Toronto collecting 63 points (27 goals, 36 assists) with 36 penalty minutes.
He has also played four career NHL playoff games collecting one assist.
Druken was acquired by Toronto from Carolina in exchange for Allan Rourke May 29, 2003. He was originally Vancouvers third choice, 36th overall in the 1997 Entry Draft.