Kings Assign Jones And Toffoli To Manchester
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Kings have assigned goaltender Martin Jones and forward Tyler Toffoli to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League and have recalled goaltender J.F. Berube from Manchester, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today.
Jones, 24, has appeared in 13 games with the Kings this season (his first in the NHL), posting an 8-4-0 record, with a 1.71 goals-against average, .940 save percentage and three shutouts. Jones has also played in 15 games with Manchester this season, posting an 11-2-2 record with a 2.08 GAA, .933 save percentage and one shutout.
Toffoli, 21, has appeared in 38 games with the Kings this season, recording 19 points (10-9=19), four penalty minutes, and a plus-15 rating. Toffoli has also played in 13 games with Manchester this season, recording 16 points (10-6=16) and two penalty minutes.
Berube, 22, has appeared in 34 games with Manchester this season, posting a 19-13-2 record with a 2.43 GAA, .914 save percentage and one shutout.
Kings beat reporter Jon Rosen will be traveling to Manchester, New Hampshire this weekend to report on Kings prospects and the club's developmental system. While doing so, the popular LA Kings Insider blog will completely transform over to Manchester Monarchs Insider through Wednesday, February 12 as he covers the Monarchs exactly as he would cover the Kings. Fully embedded with the team, Rosen will provide behind closed doors access as he relays information on the team's prospects and the methods in which their growth is furthered. For more on Manchester Monarchs Insider, visit