The Winnipeg Jets today announced they have recalled forward Carl Klingberg from the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League. The Winnipeg Jets also announced they have placed forward Evander Kane on the Injured Reserve List retroactive to Jan. 7/14.
Klingberg, 22, has played in 33 games with the IceCaps so far this season. In that time, the Gothenburg, Sweden native has recorded 18 points (11G, 7A) and 20 penalty minutes. He has played in seven career NHL games between Atlanta and Winnipeg where he recorded four penalty minutes.
He was originally drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in the second round, 34th overall, in the 2009 NHL Draft.
Born Jan 28 1991 -- Gothenburg, Sweden
Height 6.03 -- Weight 205 -- Shoots R
Selected by Atlanta Thrashers round 2 #34 overall 2009 NHL Entry Draft