Thursday Nov. 6, 2008
AUGUSTA, Ga..− The Augusta Lynx have announced that the Tampa Bay Lightning of the NHL have recalled left wing Justin Keller from Augusta to the Norfolk Admirals of the AHL.
Keller, 22, was assigned to the Lynx on October 22, and promptly scored four goals and an assist in four games with the Lynx. Keller was the Admirals' lone representative in the AHL All-Star game last season, as he notched 37 points (15 goals, 22 assists) and 45 penalty minutes in 70 regular-season games last season. Keller, a 5-foot-11, 186-pounder from Nelson, British Columbia, has 72 points (28 goals, 34 assists) and 71 penalty minutes in 132 regular-season AHL games with Norfolk and Springfield from the 2006-07 season through 2008-09.Keller was originally selected 245th overall by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 8th round of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.