The DirecTV NHL Center Ice ECHL Alumnus of the Month is awarded to a former ECHL player currently playing in the NHL. There have been 221 former ECHL players that have gone on to play in the NHL.
In the month of October, McLennan was 4-2-0 with a 1.61 goals against average and a .914 save percentage. He posted his first shutout with Calgary and his 10th career NHL shutout making 19 saves in a 1-0 win over Edmonton on October 14. His previous two shutouts were scoreless ties, so it was the first shutout win for McLennan since January 29, 2000 when he beat Colorado, 4-0, as a member of the St. Louis Blues.