Flyers Have Recalled G Mike McKenna From his Conditioning Loan

McKenna Played 3 Games for Lehigh Valley

February 12, 2019

Lehigh Valley, Pa. – The Philadelphia Flyers have announced today that they have recalled Mike McKenna from his conditioning loan with their American Hockey League affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.

McKenna, 35, has played in 11 NHL games this season, including one with the Philadelphia Flyers on January 8, 2019 against the Washington Capitals. McKenna also appeared in 10 games for the Ottawa Senators this season, posting a 1-4-1 record with a 3.96 goals against average and a 0.897 save percentage. He played in three games for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, going 2-1, most recently with a 33-save victory on Sunday against Hartford.

A native of St. Louis, Missouri, McKenna has been very well-traveled during his hockey career. Over his 14-year professional career, McKenna has spent time with seven different NHL teams and played for 13 different AHL cities. McKenna has a 3.60 GAA and 0.890 save percentage in 35 NHL games during his career.

The 6-foot-2 goaltender has backstopped his team to the Calder Cup Finals in each of the last two seasons. He went 14-8 with a 2.41 GAA and .927 save percentage for the Texas Stars in 2018 and had a 13-9 record with a 2.68 GAA and .911 save percentage for the Syracuse Crunch in 2017.