Kings Recall Oscar Moller from Ontario (ECHL)

Wednesday, 03.23.2011 / 12:50 PM / Press Releases
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Kings Recall Oscar Moller from Ontario (ECHL)
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have recalled (emergency basis) forward Oscar Moller from the Ontario Reign (ECHL), Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. 

This will be Moller’s second call-up to the Kings this season.  In four games (Dec. 11 to Dec. 18) he recorded three points (1-2=3) and zero penalty minutes.

Moller, 22, has played in 59 games with the Manchester Monarchs (AHL) this season, serving as a team alternate captain.  He has 50 points (23-27=50), 34 penalty minutes and a plus-13 rating.  His 50 points and 23 goals rank second on Manchester, while his 27 assists are tied for third on the club.  Moller has also netted four short-handed goals, tied for third in the AHL.

The 5-10, 189-pound native of Stockholm, Sweden split last season with the Kings and Monarchs.  In 34 games with the Kings he had seven points (4-3=7) and four penalty minutes.  In 43 games with Manchester he recorded 33 points (15-18=33) and 20 penalty minutes.  Moller also had seven points (2-5=7) in 16 playoff games with Manchester, helping the Monarchs reach the AHL’s Eastern Conference Finals

Moller has appeared in 78 career NHL games (all with the Kings) and has 25 points (12-13=25) and 20 penalty minutes.  He was originally selected by the Kings in the second round (52nd overall) in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.  He will wear No. 9.