Maple Leafs recall Aulie

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Sunday that defenseman Keith Aulie has been recalled from the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League (AHL).

Defenseman Korbinian Holzer has been assigned to the Marlies.

Aulie has 17 penalty minutes and no points in 15 games for the Marlies this season. Last season, he played in 40 games for the Leafs and 36 for the Marlies.

Holzer joined the Leafs on Nov. 20 but did not appear in any games this week with the team.