Nashville, Tenn. (December 26, 2009) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled forward Andreas Thuresson (an-DRAY-uhs THUHR-eh-suhn) from Milwaukee (AHL).
Thuresson, 21 (11/18/87), has two assists in 10 games for Nashville in 2009-10, his rookie NHL season. Additionally, the Kristianstad, Sweden native has 13 points (6g-7a) in 20 games for the Admirals. This is the third recall this season for Nashville's seventh choice, 144th overall (fifth round), in the 2007 Entry Draft.
The Predators play their final home game of 2009 tonight when they host the Western Conference-leading Chicago Blackhawks in the first game of a home-and-home set (7 p.m.). Tickets to this game, and all other regular season contests are 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.