The New York Islanders announced today that Kael Mouillierat has agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way (NHL/AHL) contract.
Mouillierat, 26, recorded career highs in goals (20), assists (33) and points (53) last season with the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League. The Edmonton, AB, native added 13 points (seven goals, six assists) in 21 playoff games as St. John’s advanced to the Calder Cup Finals.
A 6’0, 185-pound forward, Mouillierat returns to the organization after playing 44 games with the Islanders’ AHL affiliate, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, in 2011-12. In 160 career AHL games with St. John’s, Bridgeport and the Texas Stars, Mouillierat has 120 points (39 goals, 81 assists).
Mouillierat had a four-year collegiate career at Minnesota State University-Mankato. He made his professional debut at the end of his senior season in 2009-10 with the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL. In 117 career ECHL games, all with Idaho, Mouillierat had 119 points (55 goals, 64 assists). He was named to the ECHL All-Rookie Team and played in the ECHL All-Star Game in 2010-11.