Brad Thiessen G CGY 4 months ago

The Flames assigned Thiessen to AHL Adirondack on Thursday, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet.ca reports.

In a corresponding move, the Flames recalled fellow goaltender Joni Ortio to serve as Jonas Hiller's backup while Karri Ramo is out.

Brad Thiessen G CGY 4 months ago

The Flames recalled Thiessen from AHL Adirondack on Sunday.

Thiessen will bolster the team's goaltending depth as Tuesday's game against the Coyotes approaches, with Karri Ramo day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Brad Thiessen G CGY 1 year ago

Brad Thiessen agreed to a one-year deal with Calgary.

He will earn $550,00 at the NHL level and $115,00 in the AHL. "We just needed some depth in that position," said assistant GM Craig Conroy. "Thiessen was a guy at the top of our list. We were excited to get him."

Brad Thiessen G CGY 3 years ago

Brad Thiessen was claimed off waivers by PIT on Friday January 18.

Brad Thiessen G CGY 3 years ago

Brad Thiessen has been waived by the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Thiessen has a 2.69 GAA and .904 save percentage in 15 AHL contests this season. He's 26 years old and has participated in five NHL contests.

Brad Thiessen G CGY 3 years ago

Brad Thiessen kicked out all 30 Worcester Sharks shots in the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins' 3-0 victory Saturday night.

This victory snapped Thiessen's personal five-game losing streak. He has a 3.11 GAA and .894 save percentage in 12 AHL games this season.

Brad Thiessen G CGY 3 years ago

Brad Thiessen has agreed to terms on a minor-league deal with Pittsburgh's AHL farm club in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

In 41 AHL games last season, Thiessen posted a 23-15-2 record with a 2.82 goals-against average and a .887 save percentage. He also made his NHL debut on Feb. 26 with a 22-save win over Columbus. Thiessen won three contests in five appearances, but a poor game against Ottawa, where he allowed eight goals on 28 shots, sabotaged his statistics.

Brad Thiessen G CGY 3 years ago

Brad Thiessen has re-signed with the Penguins for one season.

The Pens' third-string goalie behind Marc-Andre Fleury and Tomas Vokoun was scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent Sunday at noon. The deal will pay Thiessen $525,000 if he is with the Penguins but much less if he plays in the AHL.

Brad Thiessen G CGY 3 years ago

Brad Thiessen has been returned to the minors.

The Penguins will get backup netminder back in their lineup Thursday night, so Thiessen will return to starting for AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. He has appeared in five games with Pittsburgh this season, while compiling a 3-1-0 record with an .858 save percentage and a 3.72 GAA.

Brad Thiessen G CGY 3 years ago

Brad Thiessen saved only 20 of 28 shots in an 8-4 defeat Saturday night.

This was Thiessen's fourth and easily worst NHL start. He allowed four goals on 12 shots in the second period.