Calgary, AB – The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled goaltender Jon Gillies on an emergency basis from their AHL affiliate, the Stockton Heat.
Gillies, Calgary’s third round pick (75th overall) in the 2012 NHL Draft, made his NHL debut for the Flames on Thursday and earned the win with a 27-save performance. The Concord, New Hampshire native has also played 39 games for Stockton in his second pro season and has an 18-14-1 record with a shutout, a 2.93 GAA and a .910 SV%. The 23-year-old leads the Heat goalies in games played and wins as the club is currently in the fourth playoff spot in the AHL’s Pacific Division.
JON GILLIES – GOALTENDER
BORN: Concord, NH DATE: January 22, 1994
HEIGHT: 6’6” WEIGHT: 225 lbs.
DRAFTED: 3rd round (75th overall) in the 2012 NHL Draft