The Kings on Tuesday recalled rookie forward Linden Vey from their American Hockey League affiliate in Manchester, N.H. It’s his fifth recall of the season, and quite possibly the last one. The 22-year-old Vey played in 22 games for the Kings earlier this season, recording five assists. He also had 48 points (14 goals, 34 assists) in 48 games with Manchester this season.
The KIngs recalled rookie forward Linden Vey from Manchester (N.H.) of the American Hockey League on Thursday. Then they loaned him to Ontario (Calif.) of the ECHL on Friday. Vey appeared in 18 games earlier this season with the Kings and recorded five assists. Thursday’s recall was his fourth in 2013-14.
The Kings on Thursday recalled forward Linden Vey from their American Hockey League affiliate in Manchester, N.H. Vey, a 22-year-old, was recalled for the fourth time. He had five assists in 18 games earlier this season, his first in the NHL. He also had 44 points, including 12 goals, in 40 games with Manchester this season.
The Kings recalled forwards Tanner Pearson, Tyler Toffoli and Linden Vey from their American Hockey League affiliate in Manchester, N.H., on Wednesday. They also returned to the practice rink in El Segundo to resume workouts. They were without six of their Olympians, however. Anze Kopitar and Slovenia and Slava Voynov and Russia were eliminated in the quarterfinals Wednesday in Sochi. Canada’s Drew Doughty and Jeff Carter will face the U.S.’s Jonathan Quick and Dustin Brown in the semifinals Friday. The Olympic break continues until Feb. 26 for the Kings, who return to action with a visit to Denver to play Colorado.
The Kings tweaked their roster Wednesday by recalling forward Tyler Toffoli and defenseman Jeff Schultz from their American Hockey League affiliate at Manchester, N.H. They also re-assigned forwards Tanner Pearson and Linden Vey to Manchester. Toffoli has 17 points, including nine goals, in 33 games with the Kings so far this season. Schultz has played 41 games with Manchester, recording seven points (one goal, six assists). Pearson has one goal in eight games with the Kings. Vey has five assists in 15 games so far with the Kings.
The Kings recalled forward Linden Vey from their American Hockey League club in Manchester, N.H. He had five assists in 14 games earlier this season for the Kings. He also had 22 points (six goals, 16 assists) in 20 games for Manchester. The 22-year-old will join the Kings in St. Louis for their game Thursday against the Blues. It’s the first of eight games away from Staples Center for the Kings, which also includes the Jan. 25 game against the Ducks at Dodger Stadium.
The Kings activated forward Colin Fraser from the injured reserve list before Thursday night’s home game against the San Jose Sharks. Fraser sat out three games because of an upper-body injury. He had one assist and 18 penalty minutes in 17 games going into Thursday. The Kings re-assigned forward Linden Vey to their American Hockey League affiliate in Manchester, N.H., to make room for Fraser on the roster. Vey has five assists in 14 games with the Kings.
Injuries to forwards Jeff Carter (foot), Kyle Clifford (concussion) and Jarret Stoll (upper body) left the Kings will no choice but to recall Tanner Pearson, Tyler Toffoli and Linden Vey from their American Hockey League affiliate at Manchester (N.H.). The three rookies have made their impact in recent games, but some have been more impactful than others, according to Kings coach Darryl Sutter.
Here’s what 22-year-old rookie forward Linden Vey had to say after setting up Jordan Nolan for the Kings’ first goal of the game, and his first NHL point, Saturday against the Vancouver Canucks:
“After every shift and every game I feel a lot better. it’s good to get the win, especially with the rivalry between the two teams the last couple of years. It was an intense game and it’s good to come out with the win. You can just feel the intensity in the arena, the atmosphere and the fans were great tonight. It was good to get the win and it’s kind of a little bit of a coincidence, two games under your belt and two wins. So, it’s good to start off well like that.”
Here’s the updated version of tonight’s romp by the Kings …