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Carl Klingberg | Winger

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (24) / 1/28/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 205
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Carl Klingberg has signed a contract with Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod of the KHL.
Klingberg announced the news via his Twitter account on Sunday morning. The 24-year-old was always an intriguing talent because of his size (6'3, 200 pounds) and skill level, but he was never able to stick on an NHL roster. He was a second round pick of the Atlanta Thrashers in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. He scored one goal and added four penalty minutes in 12 career NHL games. Klingberg played two games with the Jets in 2014-15 before being traded to the New York Rangers for Lee Stempniak. Jun 21 - 11:33 AM

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The New York Rangers acquired Carl Klingberg from the Winnipeg Jets for Lee Stempniak.

Klingberg was Atlanta's second round pick 2009 and his rights were transferred over when the Thrashers moved to Winnipeg. Many thought Klingberg has good upside but he has been a disappointment in his NHL career so far. The 24-year-old has played in just five NHL games in the last two seasons. The Rangers made this deal to clear some money off the cap after acquiring Keith Yandle earlier today.
Mar 1 - 6:37 PM

The Winnipeg Jets have assigned Carl Klingberg to the AHL.

The 24-year-old has no points in just two games in the NHL this season.
Mar 1 - 12:42 PM

Carl Klingberg made his second appearance of the season in Tuesday's win over Dallas.

He got to play against his brother John Klingberg, who plays defense on the Stars, for the first time in the NHL. "It was amazing," Carl said after the game. "Great experience. He's such a skilled D and a big part of their team. It's tough to measure performances out there, but I think I did all right. I got a piece of him a few times." The Jets forward logged just 3:46 of ice time after he played 2:51 in his season debut last Saturday.
Feb 25 - 10:30 AM

Carl Klingberg has been summoned from the minors.

He will join the team in Washington for Thursday's match-up. Klingberg has generated 15 goals and 15 assists in 51 games with St. John's of the AHL this season. The Jets need some reinforcements at forward with Drew Stafford questionable and Mathieu Perreault likely sidelined until April.
Feb 18 - 1:44 PM

Carl Klingberg has been assigned to the minors by Winnipeg.

The Jets also sent goalie Connor Hellebuyck, defenseman Julien Brouillette and forwards JC Lipon and John Albert to AHL St. John's. Klingberg and Brouillette have to clear waivers before they can report to the IceCaps.
Wed, Oct 1, 2014 03:42:00 PM

The Winnipeg Jets have inked Carl Klingberg to a one-year, two-way contract.

Klingberg will come with a $650,000 annual cap hit if he plays in the NHL. He had 22 goals and 21 assists in 65 AHL games in 2013-14.
Wed, Jul 16, 2014 08:57:00 PM

Carl Klingberg has been returned to the AHL St. John's IceCaps.

Winnipeg's season is over, but the IceCaps will be heading to the playoffs. Klingberg had a goal in three games with Winnipeg this season.
Sun, Apr 13, 2014 11:20:00 AM

Carl Klingberg has been called up by Winnipeg.

He will play Monday because Dustin Byfuglien (upper body) is done for the rest of the season. "My job is to skate hard, be smart out there, and I think it's gonna be good," Klingberg said. "It's exciting, real exciting. It's a long time since I last played (in the NHL), so it's gonna be a lot of fun." He doesn't have a point in seven career NHL appearances.
Mon, Apr 7, 2014 01:15:00 PM

Winnipeg has recalled Carl Klingberg.

He has notched 11 goals and seven assists in 33 games with the Jets' AHL affiliate in St. John's. It isn't clear if he'll play Thursday night.
Thu, Jan 16, 2014 01:10:00 PM

Carl Klingberg has been sent down to the AHL.

Klingberg notched 23 points in 66 games with the St. John's IceCaps last season. Joining him in the minors will be defensemen Ben Chiarot and Julian Melchiori as well as goaltender Michael Hutchinson.
Mon, Sep 23, 2013 05:18:00 PM

Carl Klingberg scored twice in the St. John's IceCaps' 3-2 overtime loss to the Manchester Monarchs.

That ended Klingberg's 15-game goal-scoring drought. He now has seven goals and 11 points in 32 games this season.
Sat, Jan 5, 2013 08:41:00 PM

Carl Klingberg had two goals for St. John's in the team's 6-5 overtime loss to the Syracuse Crunch in exhibition play on Sunday.

Zach Redmond also recorded a pair of markers in the defeat. Klingberg skated in six games with the Jets last season, but he didn't record a point. He probably would've began the 2012-13 campaign in the AHL anyway.
Mon, Oct 8, 2012 10:19:00 AM

Carl Klingberg has been sent down to AHL St. John's.

Klingberg has no points in six games with the Jets this season. He was originally taken by the Thrashers in the second round of the 2009 NHL entry draft.
Fri, Dec 16, 2011 05:30:00 PM

The Winnipeg Jets have called up Carl Klingberg from the minors.

He has tallied nine goals and added seven assists in 20 games with the AHL's St. John's IceCaps this season. Klingberg might make his Jets debut on Thursday night when Phoenix visits with Nik Antropov and Eric Fehr battling injuries. He has one game of NHL experience in his career and it came with the Altanta Thrashers in 2010-11. Coach Claude Noel plans to use him in a fourth-line, energy role if he plays though, so he likely won't have much to offer from a fantasy perspective.
Thu, Dec 1, 2011 06:19:00 AM

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