NEWARK, NJ – The New Jersey Devils announced late Monday that defenseman Jon Merrill has been returned on loan to Albany. Merrill was originally recalled on Nov. 3 and made his NHL debut that same night.
The 21-year-old has appeared in 11 AHL games this season, registering two goals and five assists. His seven points rank tied for fourth on the team.
Merrill spent the last three seasons at the University of Michigan (CCHA), appearing in 82 games in three seasons. He produced 11 goals and 36 assists for 47 points and a plus-25 mark.