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Sharks Activate Antti Suomela from Injured Reserve

by San Jose Sharks @SanJoseSharks / sjsharks.com

SAN JOSE, CA - San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) general manager Doug Wilson announced today that the club has activated forward Antti Suomela (@SuomelaAntti) from Injured Reserve.

Suomela, 25, skated in five games for the Sharks this season, recording one assist with a plus-one rating. Suomela made his 2019-20 debut Nov. 21 at Vegas and registered one assist in the victory.

He also appeared in 11 total games for the San Jose Barracuda (@sjbarracuda) this season, recording seven points (four goals, three assists) with a plus-three rating.

The six-foot, 180-pound native of Espoo, Finland was signed by San Jose as a free agent on June 6, 2018.

In a related move, forward Joachim Blichfeld (@joachimblich) has been reassigned to the Barracuda. In addition, defenseman Jacob Middleton has been recalled.

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