Casey Wellman was recalled by the Wild today and has joined the team in Columbus in time for tonight’s game.
The 24-year-old Wellman leads the Houston Aeros and ranks tied for second in the AHL with 10 goals, including a league leading seven power play tallies. He’s also added five assists to rank second on the club in scoring.
This is the first call-up of the season for Wellman who has played with the Wild for parts of each of the last two seasons. In 27 career NHL games, he’s posted two goals and three assists.