Jake Muzzin (D)
2011-12 Season: Collected seven goals and 24 assists for 31 points in 71 games with the Monarchs...Set career-highs in goals (seven), assists (24), points (31), games played (71) and penalty minutes (40)...Finished second among team blueliners in goals (seven), assists (24) and points (31)...Recorded three goals and an assist for four points in four games from October 7-15...Registered a three-game point streak (1-2=3) from April 10-14...Recorded an assist and two penalty minutes in three games during the 2012 Calder Cup Eastern Conference Quarterfinals.
Career Highlights: Registered 18 points (3-15=18) and 39 penalty minutes in 45 games with the Monarchs during the 2010-11 season...Finished second on the team in plus/minus (plus-20)…Notched three goals and an assist in seven 2011 Calder Cup Playoff games…Played in 11 games for the Los Angeles Kings and tallied an assist during the 2010-11 season...Made his NHL debut against the Vancouver Canucks on October 9, 2010...Notched his first NHL point, an assist against the Vancouver Canucks on October 15, 2010...Made his professional debut with the Monarchs against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on April 2, 2010, his only game with Manchester during the 2009-10 regular season…Collected his first professional point, an assist, in his debut…Tallied his first professional goal during the 2010 Calder Cup Playoffs with the Monarchs against the Hershey Bears on May 20, 2010…Recorded four points (1-3=4) and eight penalty minutes in 13 games with the Monarchs during the playoffs…Made 64 appearances for the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds, scoring 15 goals and recording 52 assists for 67 points (15-52=67)…Recorded a plus/minus rating of plus-6 and accumulated 76 penalty minutes with the Greyhounds…Ranked 11th in the OHL in assists (52) and third in power play assists (31)…Named the OHL’s “Most Outstanding Defenceman” on April 23, 2010...Named to the OHL’s 2008-09 Western Conference All-Star roster…Finished his third season with the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds scoring six goals and 23 assists for 29 points (6-23=29)…His goals, assists and points all ranked second among defensemen on the Greyhounds…Recorded 118 points (28-90=118) and 196 penalty minutes in 230 games over four seasons (2006-10) with the Greyhounds.
Transactions: Selected by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the fifth-round (141st overall) in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft…Signed by the Kings to a three-year entry-level contract on January 4, 2010...Signed a one-year contract with the Kings on July 17, 2012.