The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they have recalled defensemen Marc-Andre Bourdon and Kevin Marshall from their American Hockey League affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms, according to general manager Paul Holmgren.
Bourdon, 22, has appeared in 14 games for the Phantoms this season, recording three assists. In 121 career games over three seasons with the Phantoms, Bourdon has registered three goals and added 29 assists for 32 points, along with 160 PIM. He was selected by the Flyers in the third round (67th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
Marshall, 22, has scored one goal in 15 games for the Phantoms so far this season. In 168 career games with the Phantoms over three seasons, Marshall has scored six goals and added 18 assists for 24 points, along with 216 PIM. He was selected by the Flyers in the second round (41st overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. Marshall is the all-time leader in Adirondack Phantoms history in games played.
Both Bourdon and Marshall will be available to make their NHL debuts Monday night when the Flyers host Carolina. Bourdon will wear #43 and Marshall will wear #46.
Bourdon and Marshall are roommates in Glens Falls with the Phantoms and have frequently been paired together defensively as well.