Preds Recall O'Reilly From Milwaukee
Nashville, Tenn. (February 28, 2009) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled forward Cal O’Reilly from the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League. This is the first NHL recall for O’Reilly, Nashville’s fourth choice, 150th overall (fifth round), in the 2005 Entry Draft. O'Reilly is expected to make his NHL debut in tonight's game against Detroit.
|AHL's Youngest Stars|
There are only six players among the AHL's top-25 scorers born after 1984, including Preds prospects Cal O'Reilly and Mike Santorelli.
The Predators play the last of a franchise-record 10 home games in the month of February tonight when they host the defending Stanley Cup champion Detroit Red Wings at 7 p.m. CT at the Sommet Center. Tickets to this and all Predators home games may be purchased online at nashvillepredators.com, in addition to the Sommet Center box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by calling (615) 770-PUCK. The game will be broadcast on FS Tennessee and WRQQ 97.1 FM.