Petrecki an Amerk
The Rochester Americans acquired defenseman Nick Petrecki, a Schenectady native, on loan from San Jose on Wednesday.
Petrecki played 35 games with Worcester in the AHL this season, booking a goal and two assists, along with 54 penalty minutes. Last season, he had a goal and five assists in 42 games, with 135 penalty minutes. He also played in one game with San Jose.
He was the winner of the 2012 Yanick Dupre Memorial Award, given to the AHL's man of the year.