The Hurricanes have re-signed Roland McKeown to a one-year contract.
McKeown, 23, had four goals and 21 assists in 70 games with Charlotte (AHL) last season. With a loaded depth chart in Carolina and Jake Bean ahead of him on the call-up list, McKeown will need a few injuries ahead of him if he is going to sniff the NHL in 2020.
The Hurricanes have reassigned Roland McKeown to Charlotte (AHL).
McKeown was in the Hurricanes lineup on Sunday and with Brett Pesce’s return on the horizon, McKeown will return to their AHL affiliate. The 22-year-old has 13 points (3G / 10A) in 37 games with the Checkers.
McKeown will draw into the Hurricanes lineup on Sunday.
The Hurricanes recalled Roland McKeown from Charlotte (AHL).
Brett Pesce (concussion) landed on IR yesterday, so McKeown has been recalled to serve as the Hurricanes seventh defenseman. The 21-year-old, former second round pick (No.50 overall in 2014) has picked up three points (1G / 2A) in nine games with Charlotte this season.
The Hurricanes have sent Roland McKeown to Charlotte (AHL).
McKeown, 20, was drafted 50th overall in 2014 and was acquired from the Kings last season in a trade that sent Kris Versteeg to Los Angeles. McKeown spent last year in Kingston (OHL), posting 42 points (7G / 35A) in 59 games.