Reign receive Arseneau from Manchester

ONTARIO, Calif. – The Ontario Reign, ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings and Winnipeg Jets, have received forward Vincent Arseneau from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League.

Arseneau split last year between the AHL’s Lake Erie Monsters (13 games) and the Central Hockey League’s Denver Cutthroats (47 games). The 6-foot-2, 200-pound forward recorded 37 points (24g-13a) and 120 penalty minutes with Denver, and added 60 penalty minutes for Lake Erie. The Monarchs signed the native of Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec to an AHL contract on Aug. 4.

Arseneau made his professional debut at the end of the 2012-13 season with Lake Erie, appearing in 11 games and recording one assist and 35 penalty minutes.

Prior to turning pro, Arseneau played in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League from 2008-13 with the Acadie-Bathurst Titan and Shawinigan Cataractes, recording 108 points (52g-56a) and 632 penalty minutes in 294 games, highlighted by a Memorial Cup Championship with Shawinigan in 2011-12.