Kings Announce Roster Move
LOS ANGELES, CA – The Los Angeles Kings, 2012 Stanley Cup Champions and the top affiliate of the Manchester Monarchs have recalled right wing Tyler Toffoli from the Monarchs, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today.
Toffoli, 20, has played in 55 regular season games with the Monarchs this season and has recorded 48 points (28-20=48), 18 penalty minutes and a team-leading plus-20 rating. His 28 goals lead the Monarchs, all AHL rookie skaters, and that goal total also ranks second overall in the league. His 48 points are tied for first in the AHL among rookie skaters and rank second overall on his team. Originally selected by the Kings in the second-round (47th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, the 6-foot-1, 187-pound native of Scarborough, Ontario, has not played in the NHL. He will wear No. 73.
The Monarchs are back in action when they host the Bridgeport Sound Tigers at the Verizon Wireless Arena on Friday, March at 7:00 p.m. Catch all the play-by-play action of Monarchs hockey with Ken Cail on the Monarchs Radio Network WGIR 610 AM, WGIR.com and at www.manchestermonarchs.com, presented by Manchester-Boston Regional Airport.