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Kings' Alex Turcotte: Returned to AHL
Turcott was sent back to AHL Ontario on Friday, per CapFriendly.
Turcotte has played in only 12 career NHL games since he was selected fifth overall in 2019. The 22-year-old has yet to pick up a point at the NHL level.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Promoted by Kings
Turcotte was called up by LA on Thursday.
Turcotte recorded six goals and 17 points in 32 AHL games with Ontario last season. He has no points and seven PIM in 12 career NHL contests.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Sent to AHL
Turcotte was returned to AHL Ontario on Wednesday.
Turcotte, who was called up Jan. 19, was a healthy scratch in three of seven games during his NHL stint. When he did play with the Kings, he recorded two shots in four contests while averaging 6:59 of ice time. Turcotte's provided five goals and 12 points in 19 games with AHL Ontario this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Joins NHL roster
Turcotte was recalled from AHL Ontario on Thursday.
Turcotte could be in line to make his season debut if Gabriel Vilardi (undisclosed) is unable to play against the Stars on Thursday, though fellow call-up Samuel Fagemo could also be in contention if needed. With the Reign this season, Turcotte has garnered five goals and seven assists in 19 appearances and will look to bring his offensive upside to the NHL level.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Sent to AHL on Thursday
Turcotte (concussion) has been activated and assigned to AHL Ontario on Thursday.
Turcotte suffered the concussion in May while seeing action in the AHL. It has taken a long time to get over the symptoms, but now Turcotte will get a chance to resume his career. He was selected fifth overall in the 2019 Draft, but he has managed to play only eight games in the NHL, with all coming last season. Turcotte has yet to garner a point for the Kings.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Starts skating
Turcotte (concussion) has skated on his own, per Zach Dooley of the Kings' official site.
Turcotte suffered the concussion while playing in the AHL back in May. He wasn't able to participate in Los Angeles' rookie camp as a result and updates on his recovery have been sparse. It's encouraging that he's skating, but it's not clear when Turcotte will return.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Still awaiting medical clearance
Turcotte (concussion) has not been cleared by the Kings' medical staff and won't participate in the team's rookie camp, Dennis Bernstein of The Fourth Period reports Thursday.
Turcotte suffered his concussion back in May while playing in the AHL. The fact that he still hasn't been cleared by the team certainly should be a red flag for fantasy players, especially if he is unable to participate in training camp. Given his extended layoff, the 21-year-old center may have to start the 2022-23 campaign in the minors in order to get his legs back under him.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Sustains concussion
Turcotte suffered a concussion during the AHL playoffs, which has raised concerns within the organization, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radioreports.
It was the second concussion of the season for Turcotte, who was not going to be able to play again in the playoffs as a result. In his eight NHL appearances this year, the Illinois native failed to register a point while tallying 13 shots, eight hits and two PIM. GIven the concern within the team, Turcotte's status for Opening Night of the 2022-23 season could be in jeopardy, though no official statement has been released.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Returned to minors
Turcotte was sent down to AHL Ontario on Tuesday, per LA Kings' Insider Jared Shafran.
With the Kings off until Thursday, the decision to demote Turcotte to the minors shouldn't come as a surprise. Despite his solid production in the minors with 10 points in 18 contests, the Illinois native has yet to register his first NHL point after being held off the scoresheet in his first eight contests.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Loaned to taxi squad
Turcotte was reassigned to the taxi squad Friday.
Turcotte was a healthy scratch for Thursday's loss to the Avalanche, but he had appeared in five straight games with the Kings prior to that contest, so he could be back on the active roster prior to Sunday's clash with the Devils. The 2019 first-round pick has gone scoreless through eight top-level appearances this year.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Set to play Monday
Turcotte is expected in the lineup against the Rangers on Monday and will be elevated to the active roster, Zach Dooley of the Kings' official site reports.
Turcotte has appeared in just three games this season in which he registered six shots, two PIM and two hits while averaging 10:26 of ice time. While the 20-year-old center may have to serve time as a healthy scratch periodically, he figures to get plenty of opportunities this year and should be a mainstay in the lineup looking ahead to the 2022-23 campaign.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Clears protocols, joins taxi squad
The Kings activated Turcotte from COVID-19 protocols and reassigned him to the practice squad Sunday, Lisa Dillman of The Athletic reports.
The 20-year-old entered virus protocols Monday. Having played in only three games this season, Turcotte doesn't appear to be a big part of the Kings' 2021-22 plans and doesn't figure to see much NHL action this campaign.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Enters COVID-19 protocols
Turcotte was added to the Kings' COVID-19 protocols list Monday.
Turcotte has played in three NHL contests this season and averaged 10:25 of ice time. The 20-year-old call-up will be required to submit two negative COVID-19 tests to regain playing eligibility, but this could spell the end of his current NHL stint if the Kings choose to send him back to the AHL.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Moved up to active roster
Turcotte was recalled to the active roster by the Kings on Tuesday.
Turcotte figures to make his NHL debut versus the Knights on Tuesday after having served as a healthy scratch his previous two times out. With the Reign, the 2019 fifth-overall pick has racked up three goals and seven helpers in 18 minor-league contests.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Joins taxi squad
Turcotte was promoted from AHL Ontario to the taxi squad Sunday, Jon Rosen of Fox Sports West reports.
Turcotte has 10 points in 18 AHL appearances this season. The 20-year-old forward has yet to make his NHL debut.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Returned to AHL
Turcotte was reassigned to AHL Ontario on Tuesday, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.
Turcotte was brought up to the big club for one day in what amounts to a paper move for the team. He's yet to make his NHL debut.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Pulled up to majors
Turcotte was called up from AHL Ontario on Monday, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.
Turcotte has recorded 10 points through his 18 AHL games this season. The 20-year-old center will have a chance to make his NHL debut against the Oilers on Wednesday.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Returns to minors
The Kings loaned Turcotte to AHL Ontario on Friday.
It's unclear how long the 20-year-old center will remain with the AHL club. Turcotte has yet to log any NHL action this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Bumped up to NHL
Turcotte was recalled from AHL Ontario on Thursday, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.
Turcotte has tallied five points and eight PIM through eight games with AHL Ontario this season. It's unclear if this is simply a paper move of if the 20-year-old forward will have a chance to make his NHL debut against New Jersey on Friday.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Alex Turcotte: Cleared for rookie tournament
Turcotte (abdomen) has been cleared to participate at the Rookie Faceoff tournament beginning this weekend, Zach Dooley of LA Kings Insider reports.
Turcotte underwent an appendectomy near the end of August, but he's recovered in time to participate in the rookie tournament. The 20-year-old is likely to begin the 2021-22 campaign with AHL Ontario, where he picked up 21 points in 32 contests last year. He could be a candidate for a bottom-six role with the big club if injuries arise among the Kings' forwards during the season.... See More ... See Less
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