Granlund was recalled by the Flames on Thursday, FAN960's Rob Kerr reports. He was assigned to the minors last week, but it was a brief stay. Granlund will offer forward depth going forward.
Granlund was assigned to AHL Stockton on Tuesday. With Joe Colborne scheduled to return from injury Tuesday against the Capitals, the Flames are no longer in need of Granlund's services as a depth forward. The 22-year-old forward 8:05 of ice time and posted a minus-1 rating in the single game he suited up for during his stay with the big club.
Granlund was recalled from AHL Stockton by the Flames on Wednesday. With Lance Bouma expected to miss the next three months with a broken fibula, the Flames are in need of depth up front, which Granlund is expected to provide them with. If Granlund enters Calgary's lineup Friday against the Jets, it will likely be as a bottom-six forward.
Markus Granlund has been sent down to the minors, the team's official site reports.
Markus Granlund scored a pair of goals and fired four shots on goal in Saturday's win over the Oilers.
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