Anaheim Returns Frederik Andersen to Admirals; Recalls Viktor Fasth from Admirals
ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Anaheim Ducks, NHL parent club of the Norfolk Admirals, have returned goaltender Frederik Andersen to the Admirals while recalling goaltender Viktor Fasth from the Admirals. In addition, the Admirals have returned forward Garrett Klotz to the ECHL's Fort Wayne Komets.
Andersen, 6-foot-4, 250 pounds, has appeared in 21 games for the Admirals this season, posting a 7-10-1 record with a 2.48 goals-against average (GAA) and .924 save percentage (SV%). He leads the Admirals in GAA and SV% while tying for the team lead in wins. In addition, Andersen's .924 SV% is tops among AHL rookies and ranks eighth overall in the league. Andersen served as the backup goaltender in Anaheim's season-opening victory against the Vancouver Canucks last Saturday night.
Fasth, 5-foot-11, 175 pounds, made his North American professional debut with the Admirals last week, posting a 1-2-0 record with a 1.96 GAA and a .914 SV%. Fasth made his North American debut last Tuesday against Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in a 4-2 loss. He earned his first career AHL win on Friday vs. St. John’s, stopping 20-of-22 shots and all five shootout attempts for a 3-2 victory.
Klotz, a 6-foot-6, 250-pound left wing, has appeared in two games with the Admirals this season, posting two penalty minutes. He has also skated in 17 games with the Komets, posting two goals and four points with 48 penalty minutes. The 24-year-old native of Regina, Saskatchewan, is a fifth-year pro with 157 career AHL games under his belt between Norfolk, Adirondack and Philadelphia, scoring four goals and 11 points with 191 penalty minutes.
The Admirals return to Scope on Wednesday to face off against the Charlotte Checkers at 7:15 p.m. in another Admirals Value Night, with Family Fun Packs and Student Rush Night tickets available.
Family Fun Packs include four discounted Red Level Tickets plus four free hot dogs, four free popcorns and four free sodas. Fans get all of that for just $54 – that’s a savings of $37!
Student Rush Nights provide $9 White Level Tickets (normally $17 on game nights) for students with a valid current high school or college ID. In addition, when you buy a Student Rush Night Ticket, you get a buy-one, get-one free offer for the next Student Rush Night.
Family Fun Packs are available at the Scope Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000 or online at Ticketmaster.com. Student Rush Night Tickets are available ONLY at the Scope Box Office after 2:00 p.m. on the day of the game.
Don’t miss a minute of Admirals action by purchasing your season tickets today. Stop by the Admirals’ Administrative Offices at Scope, call (757) 640-1212 weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or visit norfolkadmirals.com anytime.