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Hurricanes Recall Elias Lindholm

Forward had nine points in six games at World Junior Championship

Wednesday, 01.8.2014 / 3:00 PM ET / News
By Terrell Williams
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Hurricanes Recall Elias Lindholm
The forward had nine points in six games at the World Junior Championship. Additionally, Aaron Palushaj has been reassigned to Charlotte.
RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has recalled forward Elias Lindholm. Lindholm had been reassigned to the Swedish team for the 2014 International Ice Hockey Federation’s World Junior Championship, held in Malmo, Sweden. To make room for Lindholm on the roster, the team assigned forward Aaron Palushaj to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL).

Lindholm, 19, scored two goals and added seven assists (9 points) in six games during the tournament, helping Sweden capture the silver medal. The Boden, Sweden, native ranked second among Swedish skaters in assists (7) and points (9), behind only tournament most valuable player Filip Forsberg. Carolina’s first-round selection, fifth overall, in the 2013 NHL Draft, Lindholm has played 21 NHL games for Carolina this season, totaling seven points (3g, 4a).

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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 252 192 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 221 189 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 262 211 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 242 203 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 252 230 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 235 221 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 238 215 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 221 210 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 213 211 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 206 223 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 236 250 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 215 234 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 181 216 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 188 226 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 211 262 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 161 274 54

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2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
E. Staal 77 23 31 -13 54
J. Faulk 82 15 34 -19 49
E. Lindholm 81 17 22 -23 39
V. Rask 80 11 22 -14 33
J. Skinner 77 18 13 -24 31
N. Gerbe 78 10 18 -14 28
R. Nash 68 8 17 -10 25
J. Staal 46 6 18 -6 24
J. Liles 57 2 20 -9 22
J. McClement 82 7 14 -7 21
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Ward 22 24 5 .910 2.40
A. Khudobin 8 17 6 .900 2.72