LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have recalled center Matt Ryan from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, Kings President, Hockey Operations/General Manager Dave Taylor announced today.
Ryan, 22, has 11 points (4-7=11), 44 penalty minutes and a plus-4 rating in 32 games with the Monarchs this season. The 5-11, 182-pound native of Sharon, Ontario, who will wear jersey No. 40, has not appeared in an NHL game. The Kings signed Ryan as a free agent on August 2, 2004.