The Detroit Red Wings today recalled goaltender Petr Mrazek
from the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins.
Since he was assigned to Grand Rapids on Feb. 17, Mrazek has not suffered a regulation loss, going 6-0-1 with a 1.13 goals-against average, a 0.962 save percentage and three shutouts. The 23-year-old netminder is 9-2-1 overall in 13 games with the Griffins this season, sporting a 2.06 goals-against average and a 0.927 save percentage. A native of Ostrava, Czech Republic, Mrazek has made 20 appearances for the Red Wings this season and is 13-5-1 with a 2.55 goals-against average, a 0.909 save percentage and one shutout. In 31 career NHL games since 2012-13, he has a 16-10-1 record, a 2.29 goals-against average, a 0.914 save percentage and three shutouts.
Mrazek also backstopped the Griffins to a Calder Cup championship in 2012-13 with a 15-9 postseason record, alongside a 2.31 goals-against average and four shutouts and was a 2014 AHL Second-Team All-Star. Originally drafted by Detroit in the fifth round (141st overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, Mrazek played 132 games with the OHL’s Ottawa 67’s prior to turning professional, owning a 75-37-10 record, a 2.87 goals-against average, a 0.919 save percentage and nine shutouts.