David Meckler (LW)
||Highland Park, IL
2011-12 Season: Tallied 10 goals and seven assists for 17 points in 44 games with the Monarchs...Played in 300th professional game for the Monarchs on October 8...Has appeared in a club record 342 games in a Monarchs uniform from 2007-12...Moved into a tie for second place on the Monarchs all-time goals scored list with his 74th tally against the Worcester Sharks on April 10...Registered a three-game point-streak (1-2=3) from April 10-14...Finished the season ranked ninth on the Monarchs all-time points list with 135 career points...Missed 32 games from December 26 - March 11 due to an upper body injury.
Career Highlights: Collected 33 points (16-17=33) and 28 penalty minutes in 75 games with the Monarchs for the 2010-11 season...Recorded a career-high 17 assists...Registered two points (2-0=2) in seven games during the 2011 Calder Cup Atlantic Division Semifinals...Recorded 20 points (11-9=20) and 22 penalty minutes in 73 games with Manchester during the 2009-10 seasonâ€¦Ranked second on the team with 162 shotsâ€¦Registered one goal and two penalty minutes in 14 games with the Monarchs during the 2010 Calder Cup Playoffs...Recorded 29 points (14-15=29) and 28 penalty minutes in 74 games with Manchester during the 2008-09 seasonâ€¦Recorded a career-high eight shots on goal against the Lowell Devils on October 17, 2008...Made his professional debut with the Monarchs against the Springfield Falcons on October 7, 2007â€¦Scored his first professional goal in his debutâ€¦Finished the 2007-08 season with 23 goals and 13 assists for 36 points and 24 penalty minutesâ€¦His 23 goals tied for fourth on the Monarchs squadâ€¦Tied for first with Manchester in shorthanded goals with twoâ€¦Finished fifth in scoring with the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League with 73 points (38-35=73) in 67 games during the 2006-07 seasonâ€¦Recorded 22 points (15-7=22) and 20 penalty minutes in 16 playoff games before being eliminated in the OHLâ€™s Western Conference final by the Plymouth Whalersâ€¦Played one season at Yale Universityâ€¦Entered the Bulldogs history books when he scored the shorthanded game-winner in the fifth overtime against Union College on March 4, 2006, in the first round of the 2005-06 Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference Hockey League playoffs in what is the longest game in NCAA historyâ€¦Collected 62 points (39-23=62) in 116 games with the Waterloo Black Hawks of the United States Hockey League from 2003-05.
Transactions: Selected by the Los Angeles Kings in the fifth-round (134th overall) in the 2006 NHL Entry Draftâ€¦Signed a one-year contract with the Monarchs on August 17, 2007â€¦Inked a three-year entry-level contract with the Kings on July 18, 2008...Signed a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Kings on July 15, 2011...Signed a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Kings on July 17, 2012.