Flames sign Joey MacDonald

Saturday, 04.20.2013 / 9:13 AM MT / Calgary Flames Transactions
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Flames sign Joey MacDonald

CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed goaltender Joey MacDonald. MacDonald was originally acquired by the Flames on February 11th of this year, off waivers from the Detroit Red Wings.

MacDonald, a native of Pictou, Nova Scotia, has played 18 games this year with Calgary recording a 7-7-1 record, a 2.91 GAA and a .900 save percentage. He has appeared in 119 career NHL games with Boston, Detroit, New York Islanders, Toronto and Calgary. He has a career record of 38-55-0-14 along with a .903% save percentage and 3.02 GAA.

Contract Terms: One-year one-way contract with a base salary of $925,000 and an AAV of $925,000.


BORN: Pictou, NS DATE: February 7, 1980

HEIGHT: 6’0” WEIGHT: 197 lbs.


HOW ACQUIRED: Claimed off waivers on February 11, 2013.