Danny Zhilkin Reassigned to MooseBy: Manitoba Moose Staff | Published: April 23rd 2023
The Winnipeg Jets announced the team reassigned forward Danny Zhilkin from the OHL's Kitchener Rangers to the Moose.
Zhilkin, 19, recorded 56 points (29G, 27A) in 60 games split between Guelph and Kitchener. He added an additional five points (1G, 4A) in nine playoff games with the Rangers. Zhilkin totalled 126 points (59G, 67A) in 189 career OHL contests. Internationally, Zhilkin captured a gold medal with Team Canada at the 2021 U18 World Championship while tallying two assists in seven games.
Zhilkin was a third round pick, 77th overall, of the Winnipeg Jets in 2022.
The Moose begin their Calder Cup Playoffs journey on Friday, April 28 (7 p.m. CT) when they host the Milwaukee Admirals in Game 1 of the Central Division Semifinals. Game 2 is scheduled for Sunday, April 30 (2 p.m. CT) at Canada Life Centre. Tickets are available at MooseHockey.com/TICKETS.