John Zeiler (C)
||Jefferson Hills, PA
2009-10 Season: Recorded 20 points (11-9=20) and 31 penalty minutes in 65 games with the Monarchs…Tallied five power play goals…Scored two goals against Lowell on March 31, 2010…Recorded seven points (4-3=7) and four penalty minutes in 16 games with the Monarchs during the 2010 Calder Cup Playoffs.
Career Highlights: Recorded one point (0-1=1) and 42 penalty minutes in 27 games for the Los Angeles Kings during the 2008-09 season…Collected one point (0-1=1) and four penalty minutes in two games with Manchester during the 2008-09 season…Recorded his lone point of the season, an assist, with the Kings versus San Jose on April 11, 2009…Recorded one point (0-1=1) in 36 games with the Kings during the 2007-08 season…Collected 12 points (6-6=12) and 40 penalty minutes in 45 games with Manchester during the 2007-08 season…Registered two points (0-2=2) and eight penalty minutes in four games with the Monarchs during the 2008 Calder Cup Playoffs…Made his NHL debut with the Kings against the Anaheim Ducks on February 17, 2007…Scored his first NHL goal on his first shot on net against the Vancouver Canucks on February 22, 2007…Recorded three points (1-2=3) and 22 penalty minutes in 23 games with the Kings during the 2006-07 season…Tallied 28 points (12-16=28) and 70 penalty minutes in 56 games with the Monarchs that same year…Collected five points (3-2=5) and 14 penalty minutes in 16 games during the 2007 Calder Cup Playoffs…Scored the double-overtime game-winner against the Worcester Sharks in game two of the Atlantic Division semi-finals on April 20, 2007…Made his AHL debut with the San Antonio Rampage versus the Peoria Rivermen on March 31, 2006…Played eight games for the Rampage in the 2005-06 season…Tallied his first professional point, an assist, against the Houston Aeros on April 9, 2006…Scored an assist and 10 penalty minutes with the Rampage before being assigned to the Central Hockey League’s Lubbock Cotton Kings…Collected two points (2-0=2) and 16 penalty minutes in four games with the Cotton Kings…Compiled 123 points (40-83=123) and 140 penalty minutes in 144 games with St. Lawrence University from 2002-06...Selected as a 2003 Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) All-Rookie Team member.
Transactions: Selected by the Phoenix Coyotes in the fifth-round (136th overall) in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft…Signed an amateur tryout agreement with the Rampage on March 18, 2006…Agreed to a one-year contract with the Monarchs on September 16, 2006…Signed a one-year contract with Kings on February 17, 2007…Inked a multi-year contract with the Kings on July 20, 2007.