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Emile Poirier | Winger | #28

Team: Calgary Flames
Age / DOB:  (21) / 12/14/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 185
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 1 (22) / CAL
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The Calgary Flames have announced that forward Emile Poirier has been sent back down to the American Hockey League.
Poirier was recalled for a total of four games, dressing for only two of them. He had zero points and a minus-1 rating in those two contests. The former first round pick is currently sitting at one point in eight career NHL games. Apr 3 - 1:44 PM

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Calgary has recalled Emile Poirier from the minors.

He has notched 11 goals and 28 points in 56 contests with Stockton of the AHL this campaign. Poirier hasn't played with the Flames yet this year, but he had one assist in six NHL outings last season.
Mar 28 - 1:27 PM

The Calgary Flames have assigned 12 players to the Stockton Heat of the AHL.

Kenny Agostino (LW), Bill Arnold (C), Ryan Culkin (D), Jon Gillies (G), Keegan Kanzig (D), Morgan Klimchuk (LW), Oliver Kylington (D), Kenney Morrison (D), Emile Poirier (RW), Blair Riley (RW), Patrick Sieloff (D), and Bryce Van Brabant (LW) will all be joining the Flames' affiliate.
Sun, Sep 27, 2015 03:56:00 PM

The Calgary Flames have assigned Emile Poirier to the minors.

The 20-year-old was Calgary's first round pick in 2013 (22nd overall). He had one assist in six games for the Flames this season. He has some nice long-term upside.
Sun, Apr 12, 2015 02:15:00 PM

Emile Poirier has been summoned by the Calgary Flames.

Poirier has 17 goals and 39 points in 51 AHL games in 2014-15. He also has an assist in five contests with Calgary in 2014-15.
Fri, Apr 10, 2015 06:46:00 PM

Emile Poirier was demoted to AHL Adirondack on Friday night.

Poirier played seven games and recorded just one point while getting his first taste of the NHL. The former 22nd overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft has put up a nice season in 42 games down on the farm with 14 goals and 30 points.
Fri, Mar 20, 2015 06:13:00 PM

Forward Emile Poirier and defenseman Corey Potter will be scratched from Friday's tilt with the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Unfortunately, there's no fantasy value to speak of for either player. They combine for just one point and 10 hits in seven games.
Fri, Mar 13, 2015 08:06:00 PM

Forward Emile Poirier and defenseman Corey Potter will be listed as healthy scratches Wednesday night.

Poirier will be held out for a third consecutive game Wednesday night versus Anaheim. The 20-year-old has only played in five games in his career (all this year) and has picked up just one assist. Corey Potter has played in two games this season without registering a point. Neither player carries any fantasy value.
Wed, Mar 11, 2015 05:51:00 PM

Emile Poirier and Corey Potter will be scratched against the Ottawa Senators on Sunday night.

Through seven combined games between Poirier and Potter, they've amassed just one point and and 10 hits. Unfortunately, there's no fantasy value here to speak of.
Sun, Mar 8, 2015 05:57:00 PM

Emile Poirier made his NHL debut in a 1-0 loss to the New York Rangers on Tuesday.

Poirier didn't manage to record a shot on goal, but he did have a hit in 8:10 minutes of ice time. Flames coach Bob Hartley praised Poirier for his use of speed to create chances. Poirier has offensive upside, but we wouldn't count on him having fantasy value during what's left of the 2014-15 campaign.
Wed, Feb 25, 2015 09:28:00 AM

Emile Poirier will make his NHL debut against against the New York Rangers on Tuesday.

The 20 year old Quebec native has had a nice season for AHL Adirondack, potting 14 goals and 30 points through 42 games this season.
Tue, Feb 24, 2015 06:57:00 PM

The Calgary Flames have called up Emile Poirier.

Poirier has 14 goals and 30 points in 46 AHL games in 2014-15. He was taken with the 22nd overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. Temper your expectations for him when it comes to this NHL stint, but nevertheless keep an eye on him as he has plenty of long-term potential.
Mon, Feb 23, 2015 12:26:00 PM

Emile Poirier (shoulder) should be healthy enough to play in about two weeks.

Poirier couldn't participate in training camp after undergoing offseason shoulder surgery. He'll play for AHL Adirondack when he's healthy.
Source: Calgary Sun
Wed, Oct 29, 2014 08:22:00 AM

Emile Poirier was cut from the Calgary Flames' training camp roster.

Poirier will instead report to the AHL's Abbotsford Heat. He had 43 goals and 87 points in 63 QMJHL games in 2013-14.
Mon, Sep 29, 2014 03:02:00 PM

Emile Poirier has yet to be cleared for contact after undergoing shoulder surgery last spring.

The original prognosis was a return to action in late-November or early December. The former first round pick, 22nd overall in 2013, played with a bad shoulder all last season and still managed 43 goals and 87 points for Gatineau of the QMJHL before getting four points in two regular season games with Abbotsford of the AHL when his season ended in junior hockey. He will likely return to junior as the Flames will not want to rush him after surgery. He is skating at this time and could be a nice late selection in deep dynasty pools.
Source: Calgary Sun
Sat, Sep 20, 2014 07:17:00 AM

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