LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have recalled defenseman Peter Harrold (under emergency conditions) from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced Tuesday.
Harrold, 23, has played in 48 games with the Monarchs this season and is second among club defensemen with 25 points (5-20=25). He also has three power play goals, 33 penalty minutes and a plus-12 rating. The 5-11, 190-pound native of Kirtland Hills, Ohio, has appeared in 10 games with the Kings this season and has two points (0-2=2) and eight penalty minutes. Signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on April 12, 2006, Harrold made his Kings/NHL debut at San Jose on Nov. 22 and recorded his first NHL point (an assist) during the game. He wears jersey No. 49.
The Kings next play at Chicago tonight at 5:30 p.m. (PT) to begin a four-game road trip. The contest will air on FSN West, KTLK AM 1150 and along the Kings Radio Network.