Jeremy Helvig Recalled to AHL's Charlotte Checkers
ORLANDO, Fla. - The Florida Everblades announced on Wednesday that goaltender Jeremy Helvig has been recalled to the American Hockey League's Charlotte Checkers.
This is the second career call-up for Helvig, who tied an Everblades record with 27 wins as a rookie goaltender in the regular season.
Helvig, a native of Markham, Ontario, logged a victory in his only appearance with Charlotte this season in early December. He compiled a 27-6-3-1 record with the Everblades in 39 appearances in the regular season, finishing with a 2.27 goals-against average and a .918 save percentage. He was fourth in the league in GAA and tied for eighth in save percentage.
A fifth-round pick by the Canes in the 2016 NHL Draft, Helvig played the last four seasons in the Ontario Hockey League with the Kingston Frontenacs from 2014-18. The Markham, Ontario, native posted 81 wins in 156 games with the Frontenacs.
Following a day off on Wednesday, the South Division Finals series with the Orlando Solar Bears resumes with Game 4 on Thursday. Faceoff is slated for 7 p.m. at the Amway Center.
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