LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Kings have assigned goaltender Patrik Bartosak to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today.
Bartosak, who turns 21 years old on March 29 and signed a three-year entry level contract on March 5, was selected by the Kings in the fifth round (146th overall) in the 2013 NHL Draft.
In 65 regular season games for the Red Deer Rebels (WHL) this season, Bartosak had a 33-26-5 record with a 2.80 goals-against average, .924 save percentage and eight shutouts. His 33 wins tied for fourth in the WHL, while his eight shutouts tied for first.
Bartosak was 33-14-5 with a 2.26 GAA, .935 save percentage and five shutouts in 55 regular season games with Red Deer last season. Among WHL goaltenders he ranked fourth in GAA, second in spct, tied for seventh in wins, tied for seventh in shutouts and fifth in saves (1,695). He was named CHL Goaltender Of The Year, the WHL Top Goaltender and a WHL East First-Team All-Star.
In 2011-12 Bartosak was 14-10-1 with a 2.74 GAA. .915 save percentage and one shutout with Red Deer.