Kieffer Bellows
North American Skater - USA U-18, NTDP
Final Rank:10Midterm Rank:12
Position:Left WingShoots:Left
Height:6' 0"Weight:196
Born:June 10, 1998Hometown:Edina, Minn.
Born in:Edina, MN, USA
Drafted: 2016: NYI (1st Round / 19th Overall) 

• In 2015-16, Bellows collected 50-31—81 in 62 games with the U.S. Under-18 team to finish second in team scoring behind Clayton Keller (No. 9 NA Skater). He became the fourth different player to score 50 goals in a season with the USA National Team Development Program, joining Auston Matthews (No. 1 European Skater), Patrick Kane (Chicago Blackhawks) and Phil Kessel (Pittsburgh Penguins; 2x).

• His father is longtime NHL forward Brian Bellows, who won a Stanley Cup with the Montreal Canadiens in 1993 and compiled 485-537—1,022 in 1,188 career regular-season games with five teams. On his dad: “He is my idol. I looked up to him when I was a kid and I still look up to him today, as both a player and a dad.”

• The championship pedigree was passed down from father to son. In 2014, Bellows scored twice in the championship game to help Edina High School secure its second straight Minnesota Class 2A state championship. The following season, he was named United States Hockey League Rookie of the Year and led the Sioux Falls Stampede to a Clark Cup title.

• Bellows also won a bronze medal with the U.S. at the 2016 Under-18 World Championship, collecting 5-3—8 in seven games.

• He has committed to Boston University for the fall of 2016, along with U.S. NTDP teammates Keller and Chad Krys (No. 53 NA Skater).

NEWS:

KIEFFER BELLOWS LOOKING TO MAKE OWN NAME IN NHL

GETTING TO KNOW KIEFFER...

My go-to karaoke choice is: 'Don't Stop Believin' by Journey
Last TV show I binge-watched is: Game of Thrones
The celebrity that always makes me laugh is: Kevin Hart
The app I spend way too much time on is: Twitter
The coolest person I've ever met is: Alex Ovechkin
The athlete I admire most is: LeBron James
If I could be one person for a day it would be: Jordan Spieth
One thing people don't usually know about me is: I love ping pong
I am inspired by: Passion for something you love
I dream of: Playing in the NHL

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019BRIDGEPORTAHL7312719101
2017-2018PORTLANDWHL5641337463
2017-2018UNITED STATES (2018 WJC Championships)NATOUR791104
2016-2017United States (2017 WJC Championships)NATOUR72136
2015-2016USA U-18NTDP62503181101
2015-2016TEAM USAUSHL2316163241
2015-2016USA U18 (5-Nations tournament 2015 - Monthey)ITLTOUR42564
2014-2015SIOUX FALLSUSHL5833195278
2013-2014EDINAHIGH-MN2510172745
2013-2014TEAM SOUTH WESTUMWHSEL712310
2013-2014TEAM SOUTH EASTUMWHSEL71342