Ducks Recall Defenseman Andy WelinskiNov 13, 2018
The Anaheim Ducks announced today that the National Hockey League (NHL) club has recalled defenseman Andy Welinski from the San Diego Gulls, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Welinski, 25 (4/27/93) has collected one assist (0-1=1) with a +1 rating and two penalty minutes (PIM) in five games with the Ducks this season. Welinski has appeared in 12 career NHL games with the Ducks since his NHL debut during the 2017-18 season, earning three assists (0-3=3) and two PIM.
Selected in the third round (82nd overall) of the 2011 NHL Draft, Welinski recorded 2-3=5 points with 10 PIM in seven AHL games with San Diego this season. At the time of his recall, Welinski led Gulls defensemen in goals, ranked second in points and third in assists.