Hurricanes forward Jiri Tlusty, who missed the beginning of the season after having knee surgery, has been recalled from a conditioning stint with the Charlotte Checkers. Here is the release from the team:
‘CANES RECALL JIRI TLUSTY FROM CONDITIONING STINT
Forward earned two points in five games with AHL’s Charlotte Checkers
RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has recalled forward Jiri Tlusty (YIH-ree T’LOO-stee) from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL). Tlusty notched one goal and earned one assist (2 points) in five games with the Checkers after being assigned there on Oct. 12, for a two-week conditioning stint.