The LA Kings have assigned forward Sheldon Rempal to the Ontario Reign of the American Hockey League, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.
The 23-year-old Rempal (born Aug. 7, 1995) is a 5-10, 165-pound native of Calgary, who has appeared in three games with this Kings this season.
He made his NHL debut on October 18 when the Kings hosted the New York Islanders at STAPLES Center.
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Rempal has also played in four games this season with the Reign.
At the time of his recall, Rempal had posted a team-high eight points (4-4=8), a plus-2 rating and two penalty minutes as he led AHL rookies in points and goals. Among all AHL skaters, he also then ranked tied for third among in points and tied for second in goals.
Rempal signed a two-year entry-level contract with the Kings in March.
The Kings begin a season-high seven-game homestand on Sunday when the club hosts the New York Rangers.
Game time at STAPLES Center is set for 12:30 p.m. and will be broadcast on FOX Sports West, the FOX Sports App and the LA Kings Audio Network on iHeartRadio.