Petersen will start Saturday in New Jersey.

Following the trade of Jack Campbell to the Maple Leafs, Petersen makes his return to the NHL. Petersen appeared in 11 NHL games last year, going 5-4-1 with a 2.61 GAA and .924 SV%. He hasn't had the same level of success in the AHL this year, going 17-15-4 with a 3.43 GAA and .906 SV%. Tonight he'll make his season debut vs. a Devils team that is on a five-game point streak, going 2-0-3 over that span.

Source: Lisa Dillman 02/8/20, 4:36 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
The Kings have recalled Cal Petersen from Ontario (AHL).

Following the trade of Jack Campbell to the Maple Leafs, Petersen was recalled to be the Kings' new No.2 netminder. The 25-year-old is a former fifth-round pick (2013) who has gone 17-15-4 with a 3.43 GAA and .906 SV% in 37 AHL games this season. In a brief run with the Kings last year, Petersen was 5-4-1 with a 2.61 GAA and .924 SV%.

Source: Ontario Reign 02/6/20, 10:13 am EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
The Kings have signed Cal Petersen to a three-year deal worth $2.575M ($858K AAV).

Petersen spent the majority of last season in the AHL, where he went 13-22-1 with a 4.02 GAA and .896 SV% in 38 games. The 24-year-old actually posted much more impressive numbers with the Kings, where he was 5-4-1 with a 2.61 GAA and.924 SV%. Petersen will likely be Ontario’s (AHL) No.1 netminder to start 2020.

Source: Los Angeles Kings 07/16/19, 9:38 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
Petersen starts Tuesday in Los Angeles.

Petersen allowed two goals on 34 shots in the Kings win over the Oilers on Sunday. Petersen has performed very well for the Kings, going 3-3-0 with a 2.69 GAA, .921 SV% and one shutout in his first seven career NHL games. Tonight he faces a Canucks team that has lost eight of their last nine (1-7-1).

Source: Alex Faust 11/27/18, 9:47 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
Petersen was the first goalie off of the ice at the Kings morning skate.

Petersen allowed two goals on 34 shots in the Kings win over the Oilers on Sunday. Petersen has performed very well for the Kings, going 3-3-0 with a 2.69 GAA, .921 SV% and one shutout in his first seven career NHL games. Tonight he faces a Canucks team that has lost eight of their last nine (1-7-1).

Source: Jon Rosen 11/27/18, 3:45 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
Petersen will start Saturday against the Canucks.

Petersen allowed six goals on 31 shots in the Kings loss to the Avalanche on Wednesday. It was the first bad performance of Petersen’s young career. So far the has a 2.75 GAA and .922 SV% in four starts and one relief appearance. Even when he’s playing well, wins are going to be difficult to come by while the Kings rank last in the NHL in scoring.

Source: Curtis Zupke 11/24/18, 9:36 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
Petersen is expected to start Saturday vs. the Canucks.

Petersen allowed six goals on 31 shots in the Kings loss to the Avalanche on Wednesday. It was the first bad performance of Petersen’s young career. So far the has a 2.75 GAA and .922 SV% in four starts and one relief appearance. Even when he’s playing well, wins are going to be difficult to come by while the Kings rank last in the NHL in scoring.

Source: Jon Rosen 11/24/18, 4:19 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
Petersen leads the Kings onto the ice for warmups.

Petersen stopped all 29 shots that he faced in the Kings shutout win in St. Louis on Monday. Petersen has been great since coming up from the AHL, going 2-1-0 while stopping 101 of 106 shots (.953 SV%) in three games. Petersen will try to keep his roll going against an Avalanche team that is currently third in the NHL in scoring (3.55 GF/pg).

Source: Dennis Bernstein 11/21/18, 10:02 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
Petersen is expected to start Wednesday vs. the Avalanche.

Petersen stopped all 29 shots that he faced in the Kings shutout win in St. Louis on Monday. Petersen has been great since coming up from the AHL, going 2-1-0 while stopping 101 of 106 shots (.953 SV%) in three games. Petersen will try to keep his roll going against an Avalanche team that is currently third in the NHL in scoring (3.55 GF/pg).

Source: Jon Rosen 11/21/18, 6:21 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
Petersen will make his third straight start on Monday.

Petersen allowed four goals on 42 shots in the Kings loss in Nashville on Saturday. Petersen has been excellent in his first two NHL starts, turning aside 72 of the 77 shots (.935 SV%) that he has faced. Tonight he will be making his third start in four nights against a Blues team that is averaging 3.11 goals for per game (13th in the NHL).

Source: Curtis Zupke 11/19/18, 1:49 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey
Petersen leads the Kings onto the ice for warmups.

Petersen stopped 15 of 16 shots after replacing Peter Budaj in the Kings 5-1 loss to the Maple Leafs on Tuesday. With Budaj sick, Petersen will likely make his first career start tonight in Chicago. The 24-year-old has a career .903 SV% in 51 career games with the Ontario Reign (AHL).

Source: Curtis Zupke 11/16/18, 8:03 pm EST

Cal Petersen's Jersey