|Assets:||Owns a projectable frame, sound defensive instincts and the ability to put up solid offensive totals at lower levels. Does not make a lot of mistakes with the puck.|
|Flaws:||Lacks a physical dimension to his game. Will need to add more bulk to his frame in order to increase his chances for regular duty at the National Hockey League level.|
|Career Potential:||Solid depth defenseman with some upside.|
|2/06/2016||Re-assigned to the Stockton Heat (AHL).|
|11/13/2015||Re-assigned to the Adirondack Thunder (ECHL).|
|10/06/2015||Shoulder injury, injured reserve.|
|9/27/2015||Assigned to the Stockton Heat (AHL).|
|4/22/2015||Recalled from the Adirondack Flames (AHL).|
|9/29/2014||Assigned to the Adirondack Flames (AHL).|
|4/17/2014||Re-assigned to the Abbotsford Heat (AHL).|
|3/27/2014||Signed by the Calgary Flames to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|9/18/2013||Returned to his junior team (Quebec-QMJHL).|
|6/23/2012||Drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 5th round (124th overall) in 2012.|
| 11/04/2015 3:13 PM
NewsCulkin (shoulder) has been added to AHL Stockton's official roster, indicating he is likely ready to make his season debut Friday against AHL Bakersfield, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The FAN reports.
| 09/13/2015 6:09 PM
NewsCulkin (shoulder) will miss six-to-eight weeks, likely keeping him from participating in training camp, Aaron Vickers of NHL.com reports.
| 09/13/2015 12:30 AM
NewsCulkin was favoring his shoulder after going hard into the boards of Saturday night's rookie game between the Flames and Oilers, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 590 The Fan reports.
Ryan Culkin signs with Calgary | 03/28/2014 9:28 AM
NewsRyan Culkin has agreed to a three-year, entry-level contract with the Calgary Flames.
ImpactCulkin was taken in the fifth round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft by Calgary. He has eight goals and 50 points in 65 QMJHL games this season.
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