Flames place Stajan on IR, call up Granlund

Calgary, AB (SportsNetwork.com) – The Calgary Flames placed forward Matt
Stajan on injured reserve Wednesday with a knee injury that is expected to
sideline him for six weeks.

Stajan left a 2-1 shootout loss to the Canadiens on Tuesday when he was part
of an accidental knee-on-knee hit with Montreal defenseman Jarred Tinordi.

The 30-year-old center recorded a goal and one assist in 11 appearances this

To fill the roster spot, Calgary recalled forward Markus Granlund from
Adirondack of the American Hockey League. The 21-year-old native of Finland
recorded three goals and five points in eight games so far for the Flames’
chief affiliate.