Reichel and Suess Recalled by JetsBy: Manitoba Moose Staff | Published: December 19th 2021
The Winnipeg Jets announced today the team recalled forwards Kristian Reichel and C.J. Suess from the Manitoba Moose.
Reichel, 23, has 12 points (5G, 7A) in 25 games with the Moose this season. The Litvinov, Czech Republic native is in his fourth season of professional hockey in North America, recording 51 points (25G, 26A) in 148 AHL games. This is Reichel’s first in-season recall to the NHL after signing with the Jets as a free agent in 2020. Reichel is the son of long-time NHL’er, Robert Reichel, and the cousin of Chicago Blackhawks first round pick, Lukas Reichel.
Suess, 27, has 12 points (4G, 8A) in 23 games with the Moose this season, including three points (1G, 2A) in his past two games with Manitoba. Suess is in his fourth full professional season, posting 67 points (35G, 32A) in 143 AHL contests. The Forest Lake, Minn. product made his NHL debut Nov. 1, 2019 in San Jose. Suess was the Jets fifth round pick, 129th overall, in the 2014 NHL Draft.
The Moose return to game action Dec. 30 and 31 when the team hosts the Abbotsford Canucks at Canada Life Centre for the first time. Tickets are available at MooseHockey.com/TICKETS.