Blues Recall Vile Husso, Sign Emergency Goalie Ben Wexler

Sep 22, 2015; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Blues goalie Jordan Binnington (30) makes a save against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the third period at Scottrade Center. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

The St. Louis Blues have recalled goaltender Vile Husso for the San Antonio Rampage following a neck injury to Carter Hutton.

With the team out west taking on San Jose, the Blues signed Ben Wexler to serve as Jake Allen’s backup against the Sharks.

Wexler, 23, is a native of Palo Alto, California.  The 5’10, 190-pound goaltender spent three years playing at the University of Illinois from 2014-2017, where he appeared in 26 total games.

Husso will join the team is Los Angeles on Friday.