• Kosmachuk ranked third on Guelph with 59 points (30-29--59) during the 2011-12 season. He also was third on the team with 110 penalty minutes.
• In 2010-11, he tied for the team lead among rookies with 21 points (6-15--21) in 68 games.
• A graduate of the Toronto Marlboros program, he recorded 33 goals and 73 points in 80 games in 2009-10. Kosmachuk won the GTHL championship and the Ontario Bantam championships in 2008-09 alongside fellow 2012 NHL Draft prospects Scott Laughton and Matia Marcantuoni.
• Says Toronto Marlies coach Dan Brown – who coached five 2012 NHL Draft prospects, including Matt Finn and Adam Pelech – has had the most influence on his career. “He has taught me almost everything I know as a hockey player.”
NHL team: Toronto Maple Leafs NHL player: Steven Stamkos Shootout move: Anything that puts the puck in the net Goal celebration: Group hug with the boys Video game: Call of Duty: Black Ops Movie: Wedding Crashers TV show: Prison Break Actor: Will Ferrell Cartoon character: Jimmy Neutron Pump-up song: “Our Own Way” – Klass Restaurant: Turtle Jacks Sport (other than hockey): Football Breakfast food: French toast Place to visit: Muskoka, Ontario
Once again, it shows character in this dressing room. Once again, there's no quitting in here. We all wanted this so bad and we worked so hard to get home-ice advantage and we weren't going to let this one slide.
— Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog on his team's OT Game 1 win vs. Minnesota Wild