The Winnipeg Jets today announced they have recalled forward Patrice Cormier from the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League.
Cormier, 23, has played in 54 games with the IceCaps this season. In that time, the left-handed centre has collected 21 points (6G, 15A) and 89 penalty minutes. He appeared in 10 games with the Winnipeg Jets last season for seven penalty minutes.
Caps rookie Tom Wilson dropped the gloves in the first period with Winnipeg's Patrice Cormier on Tuesday, answering for a hit earlier in the shift on Michael Frolik.
Patrice Cormier finally finished a full pro season in 2011-12.
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Patrice Cormier, 22, C, 6'2, 205 lbs
Last Year's Ranking: #19
This Year's Ranking: #25
Don't get me wrong, I like Patrice Cormier.
He has grit, size, motivation, and an underlying sense of how to play both ends of the rink...