Manchester Reassigns Atherton To Royals

READING, Pa. – The Reading Royals announced that the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League have reassigned defenseman P.J. Atherton to Reading.

The Royals are the ECHL affiliate of the Monarchs of the AHL and the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League.

In his second professional season and under AHL contract to Manchester, the 25 year old has 38 points (13g-25a) and 46 penalty minutes in 51 games for Reading and three assists and eight penalty minutes in nine games for Manchester.

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