Brian Burke, President and General Manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, announced Friday that goaltender James Reimer
has been assigned to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey L
eague (AHL). The Maple Leafs recalled him from the Marlies most recently on December 17. He made his first career NHL start, and got the win, by making 32 saves on 33 shots at Ottawa on January 1. Reimer won four straight road games for the Maple Leafs from January 1 to 11, stopping 143 of 151 shots in that span. Overall with the Maple Leafs this season, he has four wins, two losses, a 2.26 GAA and a .933 Save Percentage in seven appearances.
The Marlies next home game will take place on Saturday, January 22 at 3 p.m. when they host the Peoria Rivermen at Ricoh Coliseum. For ticket information, including season ticket packages and priority seating, visit www.marlies.ca or call the team’s ticket line at 416-597-PUCK.