Flames recall Irving from Abbotsford

Sunday, 02.5.2012 / 10:30 AM MT / News
- CalgaryFlames.com
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Flames recall Irving from Abbotsford

CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today they have recalled goaltender Leland Irving from the Abbotsford Heat of the American Hockey League and have assigned Henrik Karlsson to Abbotsford on a two week conditioning stint.

Irving, a native of Swan Hills, Alberta, played in his first four NHL games earlier this season and registered his first ever win on December 23rd making 29 saves in a 3-1 road win in Vancouver. He had a .908% save percentage and a 3.67 goals against average with a 1-1-2 record.


BORN: Swan Hills, AB DATE: April 11, 1988

HEIGHT: 6’0’’ WEIGHT: 175 lbs.


HOW ACQUIRED: 1st round, 26th overall, in the 2006 Entry Draft