The LA Kings have recalled forward Carl Grundstrom from the Ontario Reign, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.
The 21-year-old Grundstrom (born Dec. 1, 1997) is a 6-0, 201-pound native of Umea, Sweden who registered seven points (5-2=7), four penalty minutes and a plus-8 rating in five games since his assignment to Ontario on Oct. 18.
At the time of his recall, he ranks tied for the team lead in goals (tied for seventh in the league) and in plus/minus (tied for fifth in the league). His 1.75 points per game rank third in the American Hockey League.
Earlier this season, Grundstrom appeared in one game with the Kings, recording an assist (0-1=1).
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The Kings start a short two-game homestand tomorrow night against the Vancouver Canucks for Halloween Night presented by Blue Shield of California.
The game starts at 7:30 p.m. and will be broadcast on FOX Sports West, FOX Sports GO and the LA Kings Audio Network on iHeartRadio.
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