SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League announced today that Peoria Rivermen right wing Graham Mink has been selected the winner of the reGen™ Muscle Recovery Beverage/AHL Performance of the Month award for February.
Mink missed four games earlier in the month due to injury but recovered to record his second career four-goal game on Feb. 21 vs. Rockford, tying a franchise record and helping the Rivermen to a 6-4 victory.
In recognition of his reGen™/AHL Performance of the Month award, Mink will be honored at an upcoming Rivermen home game.
Mink leads Peoria with 18 goals and ranks second with 39 points in 54 games this season. A two-time Calder Cup champion with Hershey, Mink has compiled 221 goals and 219 assists for 440 points in 622 games during his 10-year AHL career.
reGen™ is the Official Muscle Recovery Beverage of the AHL. Powered by antioxidants from natural cocoa and the scientifically-recommended 3 to 1 ratio of carbohydrates to protein that is optimal for recovery, reGen™ has been clinically proven to improve muscle recovery by an average of 25 percent. Developed and produced by Apure Foods Company, a subsidiary of The Hershey Company, reGen™ has also been shown to provide a 9.7 percent average increase in endurance, enabling athletes to train harder and longer. For more information about reGen™, including clinical testing background and research study results, visit regen2recover.com.