SAN JOSE - San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the club has reassigned forward Ryan Carpenter (@carpydeuces) and defenseman Tim Heed to the San Jose Barracuda (@sjbarracuda), the team's top development affiliate in the American Hockey League (@TheAHL).
Carpenter, 25, has played in three games with the Sharks this season, including scoring his first NHL goal on Nov. 30 at Los Angeles. He currently ranks fifth on the Barracuda in points (18), tied for seventh in goals (7) and tied for fifth in assists (11) in 28 AHL games this season.
Heed made his NHL debut with the Sharks on Jan. 11 at Calgary. The 25-year-old defenseman currently ranks T-2nd in the AHL in scoring amongst defensemen, posting 31 points (9 goals, 22 assists) and a plus-7 rating in 28 games with the Barracuda.