CALGARY - The Calgary Flames announced today that they have recalled defenceman Oliver Kylington from the Stockton Heat of the American Hockey League. The Flames have also placed defenceman Juuso Valimaki on the long-term injured reserve.
Kylington, a native of Stockholm, Sweden has skated in 14 games for the Flames this season. The 22-year-old has spent the last three games in Stockton where he recorded his first career hat-trick on November 9th against Tucson. Kylington has 53 NHL games to his name with three goals and six assists for nine points in his career. The 2015 draft pick was selected by the Flames in the second round, 60th overall.
BORN: Stockholm, SWE DATE: May 19, 1997
HEIGHT: 6'0" WEIGHT: 183 lbs.
DRAFTED: CGY - 2nd round (60th overall) in the 2015 NHL Draft