Jets Recall John Albert
The Winnipeg Jets today announced they have recalled forward John Albert from the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League.
Albert, 24, has played in 23 games with the IceCaps this season. In that time, the left-handed centre has recorded eight points (3G, 5A) an four penalty minutes. He has played in 111 career AHL games, all with St. John’s, for 40 career points (15G, 25A) and 42 career penalty minutes.
He was originally drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in the sixth round, 175th overall, in the 2007 NHL Draft.
Born Jan 19 1989 -- Cleveland, OH
Height 5.11 -- Weight 190 -- Shoots L
Selected by Atlanta Thrashers round 6 #175 overall 2007 NHL Entry Draft