Hammond returns to Colorado
The Colorado Avalanche have recalled goaltender Andrew Hammond from the Belleville Senators.
In 18 games with Belleville, Hammond is 8-6-2 with a .900 save percentage and a 3.34 GAA. He last played for Belleville on Jan. 10.
Hammond is 27-14-6 in 55 NHL games, all with Ottawa. Hammond was traded to Colorado on Nov. 5 as part of the Ottawa Senators’ acquisition of Matt Duchene but was loaned back to Belleville. This will be his fourth recall by Colorado since the trade.