Moose recall Blomqvist from TulsaBy: Chris White | Published: January 19th 2016
The Manitoba Moose hockey club announced today that they have recalled forward Axel Blomqvist from their ECHL affiliate, the Tulsa Oilers.
Blomqvist, 20, has played 12 games for Tulsa where he has recorded one goal and three assists for four points since being assigned from the Moose on Dec. 18.
Previous to that, Blomqvist played 10 games for the Moose this season registering seven shots and two penalty minutes. The Osby, Sweden native is in his first year of pro hockey after playing the last three seasons in the WHL with Lethbridge, Victoria and Moose Jaw where he registered 56 goals and 92 assists for 138 points in 185 games.
He was signed to a three year NHL entry level contract by the Winnipeg Jets on Oct. 1, 2013.
The Moose are on the road in California and will face the Ontario Reign on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 9 p.m. CT.