Forward Ben Hanowski played in 11 games with the Flames in the 2013-14 season. In total, he has 16 NHL games on his resume. Prior to signing with the Flames, Hanowski spent four years at St. Cloud State University.
Hanowski posted two assists in his 11 NHL games last season. In the 2012-13 season, he scored his first NHL goal in his first NHL game (Apr. 15 vs. the Minnesota Wild).
The Little Falls, MN native played 55 games with the Abbotsford Heat last year.
Hanowski put up 13 goals in his 55 games in the AHL, which was tied for sixth amongst Heat skaters. He scored six of his goals on the power play, tied for third on the team.
In his first professional season, Hanowski put up 31 points with the Abbotsford Heat.
The 23-year-old averaged 0.56 points-per-game with the Abbotsford Heat in 2013-14.
Hanowski re-signed with the Flames on July 12, 2014. He is on a one-year two-way contract.