Blue Jackets assign forward Kevin Stenlund to MonstersNov 19, 2021
The Cleveland Monsters announced Friday that the Blue Jackets assigned forward Kevin Stenlund to the Monsters. In three appearances for the Blue Jackets this season, Stenlund supplied two penalty minutes and an even rating and added 1-2-3 with four penalty minutes and an even rating in seven appearances for Cleveland this year.
A 6’4”, 209 lb. right-shooting native of Stockholm, Sweden, Stenlund, 25, was selected by Columbus in the second round (58th overall) of the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. In 71 NHL appearances for the Blue Jackets spanning parts of four seasons from 2018-21, Stenlund posted 11-9-20 with 22 penalty minutes and a -2 rating. In 106 AHL appearances for Cleveland spanning parts of four seasons from 2017-20 and 2021-22, Stenlund supplied 22-26-48 with 44 penalty minutes and a -28 rating. Stenlund also registered 22-23-45 with 66 penalty minutes and a +4 rating in 151 SHL appearances for HV71 spanning parts of four seasons from 2014-18, helping the club claim the 2016-17 SHL Championship.
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