Nashville, Tenn. (January 1, 2021) – Nashville Predators president of hockey operations / general manager David Poile announced on Friday that the team had recalled forwards Eeli Tolvanen (Jokerit / KHL) and Yakov Trenin (SKA St. Petersburg / KHL) and goalkeeper Connor ingram (Björklöven / HockeyAllvenskan) from their loans based in Europe.
Tolvanen, 21 (4/22/99), has 13 points (5g-8a) in 25 games for Jokerit, who is based in Helsinki, Finland. The 5-10, 192-pound forward closed his KHL loan with three points (1g-2a) in his last two games, including a goal in his last game with Jokerit on December 14. He scored two winning goals. , scored once on the power-play and recorded a three-point (1g-2a) game on October 6 against Spartak. The Vihti, Finland native was rated +3 and averaged 15:31 ice time with Jokerit.
Trenin, 23 (1/13/97), played 21 games for KHL’s SKA St. Petersburg (Russia), registering seven points (4g-3a) and a +5 rating while helping his team beat the Bobrov’s league record. Division. The Chelyabinsk, Russia native has scored three points (1g-2a) in his last four KHL games, scoring a goal against Dinamo Riga in his last game for the club. Trenin has had a shot on goal in all but four of his KHL games and has four points (3g-1a) in five games from Oct.9 to 19.
Ingram, 23 (31/3/97), appeared in nine games in front of goals-against-goals Björklöven (located in Umea, Sweden) of the Swedish Second Division, posting a 5-4-0 record, goals-against average of 2.51 and a stop of 0.898 percent. Among league goaltenders who have played at least nine games, Ingram’s goals-against average is the eighth-best; he also recorded a shutout during his visit to Sweden.