The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled forward Kael Mouillierat from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.
Mouillierat, 28, has skated in 64 regular-season games for WBS this year, totaling 17 goals, 27 assists and 44 points. He has tallied eight of his goals on the power play.
Last year the 6-foot, 188-pound Mouillierat logged his first NHL action with the New York Islanders, registering two points (1G-1A) in six games. He scored his first NHL goal Feb. 24, 2015 against the Arizona Coyotes.
As a member of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers last year, Mouillierat set an AHL career high with 24 goals and he had 50 points.
During the 2013-14 season, Mouillierat helped the St. John’s IceCaps advance to the Calder Cup Final, chipping in seven goals and 13 points.
Mouillierat played four years of collegiate hockey at Minnesota State-Mankato from 2006-10.