The Adirondack Phantoms have announced that left-wing
Harry Zolinerczyk (Zoln-uhr-check) has been recalled
by the Philadelphia Flyers, according to general
manager Paul Holmgren.
Zolnierczyk, 25, will meet the Flyers in Winnipeg
for the team's game tonight against the Jets.
He was called up following an illness to Sean
Couturier who did not play in the Flyers' game
last night at Toronto. Zolnierczyk will wear #12
for the Flyers.
"Harry Z" has been tabbed as an alternate
captain with the Phantoms this season and has
9 goals and 8 assists in 46 games this year. He
is one of only three Adirondack skaters to not
have missed a game so far this year along with
Danny Syvret an Rob Bordson.
"I'm real happy for him," Phantoms
head coach Terry Murray said, "He's been
playing hard all year long and has earned this
This will be Zolnierczyk's first NHL game of
this season but he spent plenty of time up with
Philadelphia last year as rookie. He scored 3
goals and 3 assists in 37 games with the Flyers
including a highlight-reel caliber goal on October
18, 2011 against Ottawa in his NHL debut.
He also played in 39 games with Adirondack last
year scoring 8 goals and 13 assists.
The Toronto native and former Ivy League Player
of the Year out of Brown University signed with
the Flyers organization as a free agent in March,
Zolinierczyk becomes the eighth player from this
year's Adirondack Phantoms roster to receive a
call-up to the Philadelphia Flyers joining Brayden
Schenn, Sean Couturier, Zac Rinaldo, Tye McGinn,
Eric Wellwood, Andreas Lilja and Brian Boucher.
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