LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have recalled forward Matt Moulson from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League (AHL), Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced Monday.
Moulson, 24, has played in 14 games with the Kings this season and has five points (3-2=5) and two penalty minutes. With the Monarchs, he has played in 30 games this season and has 32 points (17-15=32) and 15 penalty minutes. The 6-1, 210-pound Moulson, who was originally selected by Pittsburgh in the ninth-round (263rd overall) in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on September 1, 2006. He is a native of North York, Ontario.
The Kings return to action and begin a season-high eight-game road trip Tuesday against Philadelphia at 4 p.m. (PT). The game will air on FSN West, KTLK AM 1150 and on the Kings Radio Network.