Leafs Recall Clarke Wilm
(December 27, 2003) -- The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Saturday that they have recalled forward Clarke Wilm from the St. John's Maple Leafs of the American Hockey League.
Wilm, 27, has played 26 games for St. John's this season collecting 16 points (seven goals, nine assists) with 44 penalty minutes. He currently leads the team in plus/minus (+6-tie).
Wilm played a career-high 82 games for the Nashville Predators last season collecting 16 points (five goals, 11 assists) with 36 penalty minutes. He registered a plus or even rating in 31 of his final 40 games and had a faceoff winning percentage of 50.4% over the course of the full season.
The native of Central Butte, Saskatchewan has played 385 career NHL games for Calgary and Nashville collecting 89 points (36 goals, 53 assists) with 286 penalty minutes.
He registered a career-high three points (two goals, one assist) December 9, 2000 versus Carolina and played his first career NHL game October 9, 1998 against San Jose.
Wilm was signed by Toronto as an unrestricted free agent on October 28, 2003.
He was originally Calgary's fifth choice, 150th overall in the 1995 Entry Draft.