CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have assigned center Sam Bennett to the Kingston Frontenacs of the Ontario Hockey League.
Bennett, a native Holland Landing, Ontario was the Flames first round pick (4th overall) in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft and he has been in Calgary while rehabbing from shoulder surgery. The 18-year-old returns to Kingston where he played the last two seasons, playing 117 games for the Frontenacs and amassing 131 points (54G, 77A) and 205 penalty minutes.
SAM BENNETT – CENTER
BORN: Holland Landing, Ontario DATE: June 20, 1996
HEIGHT: 6’0” WEIGHT: 181 lbs.
DRAFTED: 1st round, 4th overall, in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft