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Goaltender Igor Bobkov to Rejoin Utah in Bakersfield

April 23, 2014 - ECHL (ECHL) - Utah Grizzlies News Release

Bakersfield, California - Utah Grizzlies Head Coach/General Manager Tim Branham announced today that the Anaheim Ducks have reassigned goaltender Igor Bobkov back to the Utah Grizzlies from the AHL's Norfolk Admirals.

The six-foot-six goaltender is expected to rejoin the Grizzlies in Bakersfield tonight and be active for game four on Thursday evening.

Bobkov, who was named the ECHL's Goaltender of the Month in February and March, finished the season ranked second in the ECHL with a 2.04 goals-against-average and was 17-8-2-2 overall.

The third round draft pick of Anaheim in 2009, went 5-3-1 with the Admirals this year with a 2.43 goals-against-average and a .919 save percentage.

2-3-2, Best-Of-Seven Series

Game 1: Friday, April 18, Bakersfield 1 Utah 0

Game 2: Saturday, April 19, Utah 2 Bakersfield 1

Game 3: Tuesday, April 22, Bakersfield 4 Utah 3 (Overtime)

Game 4: Thursday, April 24, Utah at Bakersfield, 8 p.m.

Game 5: Friday, April 25, Utah at Bakersfield, 8 p.m.

***Game 6: Sunday, April 27, Bakersfield at Utah, 4 p.m.

***Game 7: Wednesday, April 30, Bakersfield at Utah, TBA

***If Necessary

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