SAN JOSE - San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the club has reassigned Chris Tierney, Karl Stollery, Bryan Lerg, and Taylor Fedun to the Worcester Sharks (AHL).
Worcester is currently in seventh place of the AHL's Eastern Conference with 86 points, and is one point away from clinching a playoff appearance.
The 20 year-old Tierney has played 43 games with San Jose this year, posting 21 points (six goals, 15 assists), a +3 rating, and six penalty minutes. He made his NHL debut and recorded his first NHL point (assist) on Oct. 8 at Los Angeles. In 27 games with Worcester this season, Tierney has posted 24 points (seven goals, 17 assists) and a +6 rating.
Tierney, a six-foot, 190-pound native of Keswick, Ontario, was originally drafted by San Jose in the second round (55th overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft.
The 27 year-old Stollery has appeared in five games with San Jose this season. In addition, he has played 57 games at the AHL level with Worcester and Lake Erie, registering 18 points (seven goals, 11 assists).
Stollery, a five-foot-eleven, 180-pound native of Camrose, Alberta, was originally acquired by San Jose from Colorado via trade on Mar. 2, 2015.
The 29-year old Lerg has played two games in San Jose this season, registering his first career goal and setting a franchise record for most shots (eight) in an NHL debut on Apr. 9 at Edmonton. In addition, Lerg has registered 41 points (13 goals, 28 assists) in 66 games with Worcester this season, leading the team in points (41) and assists (28).
Lerg, a five-foot-ten. 175-pound native of Livonia, MI, was originally signed by San Jose as a free agent on July 10, 2014.
The 26 year-old Fedun has played seven games for San Jose this season, registering four assists. In addition, Fedun has played 63 games with Worcester this season, posting 33 points (six goals, 27 assists). At the time of his recall on Mar. 9, Fedun ranked third on Worcester in points and first in assists, leading Sharks defensemen in both categories.
Fedun, a six-foot, 200-pound native of Edmonton, Alberta, was signed by San Jose as a free agent on July 2, 2014.