The Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club, in conjunction with its AHL affiliate, the Manitoba Moose, announced today they have recalled forward Chase De Leo from the Moose and placed forward Kyle Connor on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.
De Leo, 21, has seven points (3G, 4A) in 12 games with Manitoba this season. He has 47 career AHL points (22G, 25A) in 85 games over two seasons following four years with the WHL's Portland Winterhawks. Last year, De Leo played in two games with the Jets. The native of La Mirada, Calif., was selected by Winnipeg in the fourth round, 99th over-all at the 2014 NHL Draft.
Chase De Leo
Born: Oct. 25, 1995 -- La Mirada, CA
Height 5.10 -- Weight 185 -- Shoots L