BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Sea Wolves announced that All-Star left wing Jeff Hutchins has been returned by Grand Rapids of the American Hockey League and that left wing Lucas Drake has been placed on the seven-day injured reserve.
The 26-year-old Hutchins had one goal and 45 penalty minutes in 12 games with Grand Rapids. It was the second call-up of the year for Hutchins, who had one goal in three games with Rochester in January.
Hutchins has 34 points (18g-16a) and 122 penalty minutes in 35 games with Mississippi.