MINNESOTA WILD RECALLS FORWARDS LUKE JOHNSON, GERALD MAYHEW AND KYLE RAU FROM TAXI SQUAD

Andrew Hammond

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#36

  • DOB: 2/11/1988
  • Ht: 6-1
  • Wt: 231
  • Shoots: L
  • School: Bowling Green State University
  • Hometown: Surrey, B.C

-Became first goalie in Iowa Wild history to win a playoff game on Apr. 21, 2019 (8-0 W over Milwaukee)

-Played a NHL career-high 24 games in the 2015-16 season

-Became second goalie in NHL history to allow two or fewer goals in his first 12 starts, tying Hall of Fame netminder Frank Brimsek

-Named NHL First Star of the Month in March of 2015 by going 10-1-1 with a 2.09 GAA and a .930 SV%

-Recorded first NHL shutout vs. Anaheim on Feb. 24, 2021

-In 2014-15, became first goalie in Ottawa history to win the first five starts of his career

-Finished third-best among AHL rookie netminders with 25 wins in 2013-14

-Awarded the Jim Ruehl Award (Best Defensive Player) and Jim Sears Award (Most Valuable Defensive Player) at BGSU in 2011-12

-Stopped 1,114 shots in 2011-12, the second-highest single season total in BGSU history

-Set BGSU single-season record for minutes played (2,165) in 2011-12

-Awarded the Jim Ruehl Award (Best Defensive Player) and Jim Sears Award (Most Valuable Defensive Player) at BGSU in 2010-11

-Led all BCHL goaltenders in wins (28), shutouts (6) and finished third in SV% (.913) and fourth in minutes played (2,479)

-Won the Royal Bank Cup as BCHL League champions with Vernon in 2008-09

-Contract: Signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Minnesota Wild on Jul. 26, 2021

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