Jets re-assign Melchiori to IceCaps Posted by IceCaps on
The Winnipeg Jets today announced they have re-assigned defenceman Julian Melchiori to the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League.
Melchiori, 21, has played in 14 games with the IceCaps so far this season. In that time, he has recorded four assists and 14 penalty minutes. The Richmond Hill, ON native has played in 67 career AHL games, all with St. John’s, for 12 points (1G, 11A) and 53 penalty minutes.
He was originally drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in the third round, 87th overall, in the 2010 NHL Draft.