The Detroit Red Wings today recalled goaltender Petr Mrazek
from the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins.
Mrazek, 22, owns a 2.00 goals-against average, a 0.907 save percentage and a 1-1-0 record in two starts with Grand Rapids this season. During the 2013-14 campaign with the Griffins, Mrazek was second in the AHL with a 2.10 goals-against average and third in the league with a 0.924 save percentage. In 32 appearances with the Griffins last year, Mrazek posted a 22-9-1 record with three shutouts and was named to the AHL Second All-Star Team for his efforts. The 6-foot-1, 184-pound goaltender also saw action in nine games with Detroit during the 2013-14 season, going 2-4-0 with a 1.74 goals against average, a 0.927 save percentage and two shutouts. A native of Ostrava, Czech Republic, Mrazek helped the Griffins to a Calder Cup championship in 2013, sporting a 23-16-2 record, a 2.33 goals against average, a 0.916 save percentage and four shutouts. Mrazek was drafted by the Red Wings in the fifth round (141st overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
The Red Wings wrap-up a home-and-home series against the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight at 7:00 p.m. at Joe Louis Arena (FOX Sports Detroit / 97.1 The Ticket).