Henrik Karlsson recalled to Calgary Flames; Leland Irving sent down to AHL

CALGARY – Goaltender Henrik Karlsson was recalled by the Calgary Flames on Sunday after a two-week conditioning loan with the AHL’s Abbotsford Heat.

The 28-year-old native of Tumba, Sweden, had a two wins in four games with the Heat, posting a 2.26 goals-against average with a .903 save percentage.

He required conditioning after missing most of the season with a sprained knee ligament.

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Karlsson is 0-4-1 with an .895 save percentage and 3.48 GAA as a backup to Miikka Kiprusoff in Calgary this season.

Calgary made space on its roster by sending goalie Leland Irving down to Abbotsford.