Nashville, Tenn. (January 6, 2010) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled forward Ben Guite from Milwaukee (AHL).
Guite, 30 (7/17/78), started the season with the Predators, going pointless in four games before being assigned to the Admirals on Oct. 17. The 6-1, 211-pound center has 16 points (5g-11a) in 32 games for Milwaukee, including eight points (3g-5a) in his last six outings. Montreal’s eighth choice, 172nd overall (seventh round), in the 1997 Entry Draft, Guite has played 173 NHL games with Nashville, Colorado and Boston since 2005-06, registering 45 points (19g-26a) and 95 penalty minutes.
The Predators host the Carolina Hurricanes in the third game of a four-game homestand tomorrow night at 7 p.m. (104.5 The Zone), then close it out with the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday at 7 p.m. (104.5 The Zone). Tickets to these two games, and all other regular season contests are now on sale and can be purchased by logging onto nashvillepredators.com. Tickets are also available by calling (615) 770-PUCK and at all Ticketmaster locations.