Appleton Recalled by JetsBy: Manitoba Moose Staff | Published: November 26th 2018
The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have recalled forward Mason Appleton from the Manitoba Moose.
Appleton, 22, leads the Moose in scoring this season with 18 points (8G, 10A) in 19 games. He also led the Moose in scoring last season with 66 points (22G, 44A) in 76 games en route to winning the Dudley ‘Red’ Garrett Memorial Award as the AHL’s Rookie of Year. He led AHL rookies in points and assists last season to be selected to the AHL’s First All-Star Team and All-Rookie Team. In 95 career games with the Moose, Appleton has 84 points (30G, 54A).
Appleton was drafted by the Jets of the sixth round (168th overall) in the 2015 NHL Draft.
The Moose head out on the road this week to begin a six-game road swing through the Pacific Division. The trip starts Wednesday in San Diego against the Gulls. Tune in to TSN 1290, moosehockey.com and the Moose App to listen.