ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Anaheim Ducks announced today that the National Hockey League (NHL) club has recalled goaltender Frederik Andersen from the Norfolk Admirals, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Andersen, 24, has posted a 10-2-0 record, a 2.06 goals-against average, and a .923 save percentage in twelve appearances with the Anaheim Ducks this season. The 6-4, 230-pound netminder holds a 3-1-0 record, a 1.96 goals-against average (GAA) and a .939 save percentage in four appearances with Norfolk this season. He recorded a 33-save shutout on Oct. 11 vs. Binghamton.
The Herning, Denmark native was Selected by Anaheim in the third round (87th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Andersen posted a 6-0 record in his first six NHL appearances, and was named the NHL's 2nd Star of the Week on November 11, 2013. In 51 career contests with Norfolk, Andersen is 27-19-1, which includes five shutouts.
The Admirals open a two-game weekend set with the Worcester Sharks on Friday and Saturday. Saturday’s game (Jan. 18) is Pink in the Rink. Come out and show your support in the fight against breast cancer. The Admirals will be skating on pink ice for that game. Please note Saturday’s game is a ticket blackout game, meaning that no coupons may be used or redeemed for this game.
Game tickets are now on sale, and are available through the Norfolk Scope Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000 and online at ticketmaster.com.
For 10-packs, or discounted group tickets stop by the Admirals’ Administrative Offices at Scope, or call (757) 640-1212. Office hours are Monday - Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Fans can also visit us online at www.norfolkadmirals.com