Skip to main content

Vancouver Canucks recall goaltender Joacim Eriksson from Utica Comets

The Hockey News

The Hockey News

VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Canucks recalled goaltender Joacim Eriksson from the AHL Utica Comets on Friday.

Eriksson has played in 20 games with Utica this season, building a record of 8-10-1, with a .907 save percentage and a 2.77 goals-against average.

The 23-year-old signed with Vancouver as a free agent in June.

TOP HEADLINES

Jake Oettinger
Play

Why Short-Term Deals Are Better Gambles for NHL Goalies

Adam Proteau argues that the consequences of signing a goalie long-term can hurt a franchise much more than gambling on a short-term contract.

Andrei Kuzmenko
Play

Andrei Kuzmenko Shines in a Conflicting Canucks Season

Andrei Kuzmenko turned his career year in the KHL into an NHL contract. As Tony Ferrari explores, he's now showing promise as a strong two-way forward.

Frank Boucher, Bill Cook, Bun Cook
Play

From the Archives: The Rangers World Premiere in 1926

Madison Square Garden wanted their own NHL team to capitalize on the popularity of New York's original squad. As Stan Fischler details, the Rangers were born.