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Former LA Jr. Kings Player Signs Contract with Arizona Coyotes

By T1EHL Staff, 07/12/19, 11:45AM CDT

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T1EHL congratulates former LA Jr. Kings player Beau Bennett on signing a one-year, two-way contract with the Arizona Coyotes.

Bennett, a 27-year-old forward, played five games with Belarus-based Dinamo Minsk (Kontinental Hockey League) in 2018-2019. He registered 24 goals for 64 points in 200 career NHL games with the Pittsburgh Penguins, New Jersey Devils, and St. Louis Blues. Additionally, Bennett collected 19 goals for 91 points in 104 career American Hockey League games with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and Chicago Wolves.

Bennett, who played a season of juniors with the British Columbia Hockey League’s Penticton Vees followed by two years of NCAA Division I at the University of Denver, was originally drafted by the Penguins in the first round (20th overall) in the 2010 Entry Draft.

T1EHL is proud of each and every players' advancement in hockey. We look forward to seeing Bennett's debut as an Arizona  Coyote!