AMERKS ACQUIRE DEFENSEMAN NICK PETRECKI ON LOAN FROM SAN JOSENews | 3/12/2014 2:57:29 PM | ROCHESTER AMERICANS
The Rochester Americans announced today that the team has acquired defenseman Nick Petrecki on loan from the San Jose Sharks.
Petrecki, 24, has played in 35 games with the American Hockey League’s Worcester Sharks this season, recording three points (1+2) and 54 penalty minutes. Last season, the 6-foot-3, 225-pound Petrecki appeared in 42 AHL games with Worcester, collecting six points (1+5) and 135 penalty minutes. He also made his NHL debut last season, appearing in one game with San Jose.
In 277 career AHL games with Worcester, Petrecki, a native of Schenectady, New York, has registered 46 points (8+38) and 531 penalty minutes. He was originally selected by San Jose in the first round (28th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
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