The LA Kings have recalled defenseman Kevin Gravel from the Ontario Reign of the American Hockey League, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.
The 25-year-old Gravel (born March 6, 1992) is a 6-5, 212-pound native of Kingsford, Mich. who has appeared in three games this season with Kings, recording one point (0-1=1). This is Gravel's third recall of the season.
In July of 2017, Gravel signed a one-year, two-way contract extension with the Kings.
Selected by the Kings in the fifth-round (148th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, Gravel appeared in one game for the Reign following his Jan. 7 assignment, tallying two points (0-2=2) and two penalty minutes.
In 25 games with Ontario, he has 11 points (3-8=11) and 17 penalty minutes.
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