Brad Thiessen

G / Columbus Blue Jackets / EXP: YRS Height: Weight: lb Age: College: None

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    • Flames Send Thiessen To AHL

      News: The Flames assigned Brad Thiessen to AHL Adirondack on Thursday, Pat Steinberg of reports.
      Analysis: In a corresponding move, the Flames recalled fellow goaltender Joni Ortio to serve as Jonas Hiller's backup while Karri Ramo is out. Brad Thiessen was with Calgary for just one game.
    • Flames Recall Thiessen

      News: The Flames recalled Brad Thiessen from AHL Adirondack on Sunday.
      Analysis: Brad Thiessen will bolster the team's goaltending depth as Tuesday's game against the Coyotes approaches, with Karri Ramo day-to-day with a lower-body injury.
    • Thiessen Signs With Ducks

      News: Brad Thiessen signed a contract with AHL Norfolk on Thursday, the team's official site reports.
      Analysis: Brad Thiessen gives the Ducks some organizational depth at goalie. He spent the last four years with the Penguins, getting most of his work with AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton while posting a 2.44 goals-against average and a .907 save percentage in 149 AHL games.
    • Pittsburgh Re-Signs Thiessen

      News: Brad Thiessen signed a one-year, two-way deal with the Penguins on Saturday, reports.
      Analysis: He'll initially be listed on the team's NHL roster rather than the AHL. His numbers were ugly last year, both in the NHL and AHL, but the team could get decent depth value out of him if he can show the AHL production he did from 2009 to 2010, both of which were seasons where he posted save percentages of .914 or better.
    • Pittsburgh Sends Thiessen To AHL

      News: Brad Thiessen was assigned to the AHL on Thursday, reports.
      Analysis: With a save percentage of just .858 in five games, Brad Thiessen clearly could use a break from the NHL.
    • Thiessen Plays Well For Pittsburgh In Relief Tuesday

      News: Brad Thiessen made seven saves without allowing a goal after relieving Marc-Andre Fleury on Tuesday.
      Analysis: The rookie goalie's performance didn't mean too much in the overall game -- Pittsburgh lost by the score of 5-3 -- but he needed a confidence booster after giving up eight goals to Ottawa on Saturday.
    • Thiessen Starting Saturday For Pittsburgh

      News: Brad Thiessen will start against Ottawa on Saturday, reports.
      Analysis: Brad Thiessen (3-0) has an unimpressive save percentage (.897) on the year, but his excellent supporting cast makes him a good bet to get a win most of the time.
    • Thiessen Secures Pittsburgh Win

      News: Brad Thiessen stopped 26 of 30 shots in Tuesday's victory over Winnipeg, his third win of the season in as many starts.
      Analysis: It's nice when you receive eight goals from your teammates, but Brad Thiessen probably would have wanted the win with less goals sneaking past him. Regardless, Thiessen will be used in spot starts to spell Marc-Andre Fleury and will not play much.
    • Thiessen Gets Tuesday Start For Pens

      News: Brad Thiessen will start for the Penguins on Tuesday night against Winnipeg, according to the Penguins' Twitter Feed.
      Analysis: Brad Thiessen has won both of his starts for Pittsburgh. The Pens have lost one home game since Jan. 10, making the rookie goalie a good play.
    • Thiessen Could See Several Starts For Pittsburgh

      News: With Pittsburgh skating 14 times in the next 24 days, Brad Thiessen could see several starts.
      Analysis: Usual backup Brent Johnson still hasn't returned to practice. Brad Thiessen has won both of his starts in a Penguins sweater and might make for a decent pickup in deep leagues.
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