The Flames announced today that they have recalled goalie Jon Gillies from the Stockton Heat of the American Hockey League on emergency basis. Troy Brouwer has been placed on injured reserve retroactive to Feb. 8. In a separate move, the Stockton Heat have recalled goalie Mason McDonald from their ECHL affiliate, the Kansas City Mavericks.
Gillies, a native of Concord, New Hampshire, has played in 31 games with the Heat this season recording 14 wins, four shutouts – which is tied for first in the AHL, and sports a 2.61 GAA. In 39 games with the Heat last season, Gillies notched 18 wins, one shutout, and posted a 2.93 GAA. Gillies has played in one game for the Flames this season on November 15th.
JON GILLIES – GOALIE
BORN: Concord, NH DATE: January 22, 1994
HEIGHT: 6’6” WEIGHT: 217 lbs.
DRAFTED: 3rd round (75rd overall) in the 2012 NHL Draft