The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled forward Andrew Ebbett from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League (AHL), it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
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Goals: 0 | Assists: 1 | Pts: 1
Ebbett, 31, currently ranks third on WBS in scoring this season with 37 points (12G-25A) in 40 regular-season contests. His 0.93 point-per-game average is the second-highest total by any WBS player this year behind only Brian Gibbons (1.07).
At the time of his recall, Ebbett had put together an 11-game assist/point streak dating back to March 7 where he registered three goals, 11 assists and 14 points.
The Vernon, British Columbia native has skated in seven NHL games with Pittsburgh this season, collecting one assist.