Nashville, Tenn. – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled forward Chris Mueller and defenseman Ryan Ellis, under emergency conditions, from Milwaukee (AHL).
Mueller, 27 (3/6/86), logged 9:01 in Tuesday’s win over Colorado; he’s now posted three points (2g-1a) in seven games with the Predators this season. In 55 games with Milwaukee, he has 36 points (18g-18a).
Ellis, 22 (1/3/91), has six points (2g-4a) in 31 games with the Predators this season, in addition to posting 10 points (4g-6a) in 24 games in Milwaukee.
The Preds face off against the Blue Jackets tonight for a College Night, presented by Taco Bell, where college students who show their student ID at the Bridgestone Arena box office will receive special discounts. In conjunction with College Night, there will be half-price drink specials for all in attendance through the first intermission. The puck drops at 7 p.m. CT and will broadcast on FOX Sports Tennessee (Comcast channels 1675 HD, 28 SD) and 102.5 The Game. The Predators face off against the Blackhawks on Saturday at a special start time of 2 p.m. CT. Limited tickets for both games are still available and may be purchased at the Bridgestone Arena Box Office, by visiting nashvillepredators.com or by calling 615-770-7800.