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Blues call up prospect MacEachern

The 2012 third round draft pick will make his NHL debut Thursday night against the Canadiens.
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PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 23: Mackenzie MacEachern, 67th overall pick by the St. Louis Blues, poses for a portrait during Day Two of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft at Consol Energy Center on June 23, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

ST. LOUIS - The Blues are looking to their AHL affiliate in San Antonio for an extra boost Thursday night against the Montreal Canadiens.

The club has called up forward prospect Mackenzie MacEachern from the Rampage.

A Michigan native, MacEachern was drafted by the Blues in 2012 with the 67th overall selection.

This year in the AHL, MacEachern has 15 points in 31 games, and has 20 goals in 132 career AHL games.

NHL.com's Lou Korac reports that MacEachern will be on the fourth line Thursday night with fellow youngsters Sammy Blais and Ivan Barbashev.