LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have announced that forward Andrei Loktionov has been recalled from the Manchester Monarchs (AHL), Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today.
Loktionov, 21, appeared in 39 regular season games with the Kings this season, recording seven points (3-4=7) and two penalty minutes. The 5-10, 179-pound native of Voskresensk, Russia has also played in 32 games with Manchester this season, recording 20 points (5-15=20) and 10 penalty minutes. Loktionov was originally selected by the Kings in the fifth round (123rd overall) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
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