He was one of the few Milwaukee Admirals invited to training camp to show what he could bring to the table were the Nashville Predators ever in need of another defenseman.
Wednesday morning he got the call.
Victor Bartley leads all Admirals blueliners in scoring (26 points) and is the latest addition to the Predators roster in an attempt to find some scoring. When he suits up for the Preds, it will be his NHL debut.
Wingers Bobby Butler and Zach Boychuk were claimed off of waivers from the New Jersey Devils and Pittsburgh Penguins, respectively, earlier this week.
Are the Predators done shaking up the roster? We’ll see.
The official press release is below.
Nashville, Tenn. (March 6, 2013) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled defenseman Victor Bartley (VIHK-tohr BAHRT-lee) from Milwaukee (AHL).
Bartley, 24 (2/17/88), leads Milwaukee defensemen and is ranked among the AHL’s Top 20 defensemen in ...