You can read the story here, and Happy Birthday to him, too.
Wishing good luck to Shawn Szydlowski in whatever path he chooses.
He's had more than a taste of the AHL so his desire to return there is healthy. But the most important thing of all is to get the knee healthy and then acquire the confidence in it to do the things he did before the injury. He seems like a guy with his priorities straight and a good "common sense" level.