Blue Jackets Recall LW Eric Robinson from Cleveland
Rookie forward supplied 10-9-19 in 33 appearances for Cleveland this season
The AHL’s Cleveland Monsters announced Monday that the team’s NHL affiliate, the Columbus Blue Jackets, recalled left wing Eric Robinson from the Monsters. A 6’2”, 201 lb. left-handed native of Bellmawr, New Jersey, Robinson, 23, posted a +1 rating in one NHL appearance for the Blue Jackets last season and supplied 10-9-19 with six penalty minutes and a +3 rating in 33 appearances for the Monsters this season.
Prior to his professional career, Robinson contributed 39-28-67 with 74 penalty minutes and a -29 rating in 128 NCAA appearances for Princeton University spanning four seasons from 2014-18. In 50 USHL appearances for the Dubuque Fighting Saints during the 2013-14 season, Robinson notched 8-16-24 with 24 penalty minutes and a -1 rating.
The Monsters also announced Monday that the team released goaltender Eric Levine from his professional tryout (PTO) contract.
Next up for the Monsters, it’s a Saturday home clash vs. the Utica Comets with full coverage, live from The Q, underway at 1:00 pm on Alt 99.1, AHLTV and the Monsters Hockey Network.