Flames recall Billins from Abbotsford

Friday, 01.11.2013 / 8:52 PM / Calgary Flames Transactions
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CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled defenceman Chad Billins from the Abbotsford Heat of the American Hockey League.

Lee Stempniak and Chris Breen have both been put on Injured Reserve retroactive to October 24.

Billins, a defenceman who was signed as a free agent this past summer on July 5th, is in his first season with the Abbotsford Heat. He currently leads the team in goals with five and has six points in 10 games.

CHAD BILLINS – DEFENCE

BORN: Marysville, MI DATE: May 26, 1989

HEIGHT: 5’8” WEIGHT: 177 lbs.

SHOOTS: Left

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a free agent on July 5, 2013

Career Regular Season Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2008-2009 Ferris State Bulldogs-CCHA 27 2 9 11 38
2009-2010 Ferris State Bulldogs-CCHA 40 3 8 11 26
2010-2011 Ferris State Bulldogs-CCHA 39 5 11 16 20
2011-2012 Ferris State Bulldogs-CCHA 43 7 22 29 24
2012-2013 Grand Rapids Griffins-AHL 76 10 27 37 4 40 7 0 2 110 9.1
2013-2014 ABBOTSFORD HEAT-AHL 10 5 1 6 1 10 4 0 - 19
Career Playoff Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2012-2013 Grand Rapids Griffins-AHL 24 2 12 14 5 12 0 0 0 40 5.0