|The Kings recalled Marc-Andre Cliche on Wednesday and the 22-year-old forward could make his NHL debut when the NHL season resumes.
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have recalled forwards Richard Clune
and Marc-Andre Cliche
from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced Wednesday.
Clune, 22, has played in two games with the Kings this season, recording two points (both assists) and seven penalty minutes. He has also played in 44 games with the Monarchs and has 14 points (4-10=14) and a team-leading 126 penalty minutes. The 5-10, 198-pounder is a native of Toronto.
Cliche, 22, has played in 50 games with the Monarchs this season, recording 21 points (10-11=21) and 30 penalty minutes with the 21 points rank tied for fifth and the 11 goals placing third. The 6-0, 198-pounder is a native of Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec. He has not played in the NHL and will wear No. 67.
The Kings, winners of 10 of their last 12 games, return to practice today at 2 p.m. at the Toyota Sports Center. The Kings are also scheduled to skate this week at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. The Kings’ next game is at Dallas on March 2 at 5:30 p.m. PT.