Nov. 25, 2017
The Anaheim Ducks announced today that the National Hockey League (NHL) club has recalled center Kalle Kossila from the San Diego Gulls, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Kossila, 24 (4/14/93), has recorded 1-1=2 points in seven games with Anaheim this season. Kossila earned his first career NHL point (assist) in a 6-2 victory on Oct. 24 in Philadelphia and scored his first career NHL goal vs. James Reimer on Oct. 26 in Florida.
Signed as a free agent on Mar. 30, 2016, Kossila collected 3-4=7 points with 14 penalty minutes (PIM) in eight AHL games with San Diego this season. At the time of his recall, the 5-10, 185-pound center had points in four of his last six AHL games (3-3=6).