Leafs Recall Stajan and Wilm
(March 9, 2004) -- The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Tuesday that they have recalled forwards Matt Stajan and Clarke Wilm from the St. John's Maple Leafs of the American Hockey League.
Stajan, 20, has played 63 games for Toronto this season collecting 24 points (12 goals, 12 assists) with 20 penalty minutes. He ranks fourth among NHL rookies in plus/minus (+9-tie), and sixth in goals (tie). Stajan participated at the 2004 NHL YoungStars Game collecting two points (one goal, one assist). The native of Mississauga, Ontario has played 64 career NHL games for Toronto collecting 25 points (13 goals, 12 assists) with 20 penalty minutes. He was Toronto's second choice, 57th overall in the 2002 Entry Draft.
Wilm, 27, has played nine games for Toronto this season collecting seven penalty minutes. He has also played 43 games for St. John's collecting 32 points (15 goals, 17 assists) with 73 penalty minutes. The native of Central Butte, Saskatchewan has played 394 career NHL games for Calgary and Nashville collecting 89 points (36 goals, 53 assists) with 293 penalty minutes. 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.