Sharks Reassign Defenseman Matt Irwin to Worcester
Irwin, 24, has played in 21 games for Worcester, posting 16 points (7-9=16), which is tied for third on the team and first among defensemen. His seven goals are tied for second in the AHL among defensemen. Six of his goals have come on the power play, which lead all AHL defensemen and are tied for eighth overall in the League.
In 96 career games with Worcester over the past three seasons, he has posted 47 points (17-30=47) and 53 penalty minutes.
The six-foot-two, 210-pound native of Brentwood Bay, British Columbia was originally signed by San Jose as a free agent on March 23, 2010.