As first reported by Patten Fuqua of PuckScene.com late this morning, the Nashville Predators have recalled forward Chris Mueller.
With the injury last night to Paul Gaustad, the Preds were in need of a center. Mueller has had several different cups of coffee with Nashville while spending the majority of his past four seasons with the Milwaukee Admirals.
All three of his points at the NHL level came on JP Dumont goals back in January of 2011.
The official press release is below.
Nashville, Tenn. (March 13, 2013) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled forward Chris Mueller from Milwaukee (AHL).
Mueller, 27 (3/6/86), leads the Admirals in goals (18), and is second on the club in points (36) in 2012-13. The West Seneca, N.Y., native has appeared in 19 games for the Predators dating back to the 2010-11 season, posting three assists. A season ago, the Michigan State University alum tied for fifth in ...