Jets Recall Michael Hutchinson, Loan Phillips
Winnipeg, MB – The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have recalled goaltender Michael Hutchinson from the Manitoba Moose. The Jets also announced that they have loaned goaltender Jamie Phillips to the Moose.
Hutchinson has a 2-1-0 record with the Jets this season while compiling a 3.26 goals-against average and a .907 save percentage in those three games. The 28-year-old goalie has played in 26 games for Manitoba this season and has a 17-5-4 record and finished the regular season second in the AHL with a .935 SV%. Hutchinson’s 2.08 GAA ranks third in the AHL as well. He was named AHL Goaltender of the Month for both November and December as he helped the Moose to a 16-game point streak (15-0-1) from Nov. 15-Dec. 22/17.
Hutchinson was drafted by the Boston Bruins in the third round (77th overall) in the 2008 NHL Draft and was signed as a free agent by the Jets on July 19/13. The Barrie, Ontario native has played 102 games for Winnipeg where he has a 43-39-11 record with three shutouts, a 2.65 GAA, and a .910 SV%.
Born Mar 2 1990 — Barrie, ONT
Height 6.03 — Weight 202 — Shoots R