ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has reassigned forward Justin Kloos to the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Kloos, 23 (11/30/93), was recalled by Minnesota on Oct. 23 and skated 8:38 in his NHL debut against Vancouver last night. He is the second Wild player to make his NHL debut this season (Luke Kunin) and the fourth Minnesota native to make his NHL debut with the Wild.
The 5-foot-9, 180-pound native of Lakeville, Minn., has recorded three points (1-2=3), six penalty minutes (PIM) and 10 shots on goal in six contests with Iowa this season.
Minnesota hosts the New York Islanders on Thursday at 7 p.m. on FOX Sports North and KFAN 100.3 FM.