O’Reilly recalled, pays immediate dividends

mil_200.jpgCal O’Reilly became the fourth Nashville Predators draftee to make his NHL debut with the Preds this season after he was recalled from Milwaukee on Saturday.

On his second career NHL shift, the 2009 AHL All-Star was credited with an assist on the opening goal of what would be an 8-0 Predators victory over Detroit on Saturday night.

O’Reilly leads Milwaukee with 46 assists and 57 points in 57 games this season. A 2005 draft choice by Nashville, the third-year pro has amassed 45 goals and 156 assists for 201 points in 217 AHL games for Milwaukee.