Mayer’s visit to Montreal very short


Robert Mayer (Photo: Antoine Letarte/Wikipedia Commons)

Robert Mayer (Photo: Antoine Letarte/Wikipedia Commons)

Goaltender Robert Mayer has been re-assigned to the Hamilton Bulldogs by the American Hockey League’s parent team.

Mayer, who was recalled by the National Hockey League Montreal Canadiens on Saturday (Feb. 16), has played 26 games with the Bulldogs this season registering an 11-10-3 record with a 2.99 goals against average and a .900 save percentage.

Mayer, 23, spent parts of three seasons with the Bulldogs prior to this season totaling a 23-28-4 record with a 2.96 goals against average and a .903 save percentage. The native of Havirov, Czech Republic led the Cincinnati Cyclones to the East Coast Hockey League’s to a Kelly Cup championship in 2010 while winning the Kelly Cup Playoff MVP with a 9-6-0 record, a 1.54 goals against average and a .938 save percentage.

Mayer was originally signed by the Montreal Canadiens on September 25th, 2008.

The Bulldogs’ next game is against the Rochester Americans at Copps Coliseum Monday (Feb. 18) at 3 p.m.