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HOW HE GOT HERE: Assigned by the Laval Rocket
CONTRACT STATUS: Laval Rocket (AHL)
Culkin was one of three Laval Rocket signed players that began the 2018-19 season with the Mariners. He scored the second of three goals in the franchise’s inaugural game against Adirondack on October 13th, 2018. In 2017-18, Culkin played for the Fort Wayne Komets, leading all defenseman in scoring, with 38 points in 53 games, including 11 goals. In addition to 141 career ECHL games, Culkin has 93 AHL contests on his resume between Laval, and the former AHL affiliates of the Calgary Flames – the Adirondack Flames and Stockton Heat. Culkin was drafted by Calgary in 2012, round five. On May 31st, 2019, Culkin re-signed with Laval on a one year deal.