Ducks Recall Carrick and De LeoMar 30, 2019
The Anaheim Ducks announced today that the National Hockey League (NHL) club has recalled centers Chase De Leo and Sam Carrick from the San Diego Gulls, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
De Leo, 23 (10/25/95), has earned a +1 rating in two career NHL games with Winnipeg. A native of La Mirada, CA, De Leo was acquired from the Jets in exchange for Nic Kerdiles on June 30, 2018.
Selected by Winnipeg in the fourth round (99th overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft, De Leo collected 19-32=51 points with a +14 rating in 61 games with the Gulls this season. At the time of his recall, De Leo led San Diego in assists, and ranked second in points and goals.
Carrick, 27 (2/4/92), has appeared in five games for the Ducks this season, going scoreless with two PIM. Selected by Toronto in the fifth round (144th overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft, Carrick has collected 1-1=2 points with 15 PIM in 24 career NHL games with the Ducks and Maple Leafs.
Acquired from Chicago with Spencer Abbott in exchange for Kenton Helgesen and a seventh-round selection in the 2019 NHL Draft on Mar. 1, 2017, Carrick earned 28-28=56 points with a +4 rating in 57 games with San Diego this season. The 6-0, 204-pound forward led the Gulls in points and goals, and ranked second in assists at the time of his recall.