STOCKTON, Calif. – The Stockton Thunder, proud ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Edmonton Oilers and San Jose Sharks, announced that rookie left winger Jesse Gimblett has been recalled from the Thunder to the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League.
The 6-foot-3, 215-pound forward leads Thunder rookies with five goals and has scored eight points (5g-3a) in 15 games, totaling 23 penalty minutes. He made his professional debut on an amateur tryout contract with the Springfield Falcons last season, collecting one assist and six penalty minutes in four AHL games.
Gimblett previously skated in 114 career games through four seasons (2006-10) in college with the University of Alberta, scoring 92 points (49g-43a) and posting 156 penalty minutes. Last season, he scored a career-high 17 goals and 28 points (17g-11a) in 25 games.