Harri Pesonen C NJ 6 Months
Although Harri Pesonen was cut from the Devils' roster, coach Pete DeBoer sees him as a call up candidate.
"He had a good camp," DeBoer said. "Unfortunately, he got hurt there and it kind of ended his audition." Pesonen battled a groin injury during the preseason. He had 14 goals and 17 assists in 64 AHL games last season.
Harri Pesonen C NJ 12 Months
New Jersey Devils recalls Harri Pesonen from AHL Albany.
The Devils had an open roster spot when Henrik Tallinder was moved to injured reserve Tuesday. Pesonen joined the Devils in training camp this year but was eventually assigned to Albany. He has 11 goals and 26 points in 54 AHL games this season and will likely skate on the Devils' fourth line. He has no fantasy value.