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Sheldon Kennedy

Sheldon Kennedy  #15

Right Wing
NUMBER: 15 BIRTHDATE: June 15, 1969
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Brandon, MB, Canada
WEIGHT: 180 DRAFTED: DET / 1988 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 4th   (80th overall)
WHL East Second All-Star Team (1989) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1989) Missed majority of 1990-91 due to arm injury suffered in automobile accident, July, 1990. Traded to Winnipeg by Detroit for Winnipeg's 3rd round choice (Darryl Laplante) in 1995 Entry Draft, May 25, 1994. Claimed by Calgary from Winnipeg in NHL Waiver Draft, January 18, 1995. Signed as free agent by Boston, August 7, 1996. Missed entire 1997-98 due to leg injury suffered in cycling accident, July, 1997.
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Hopefully [Jonathan] has a year that pushes us, that is the organization, to speak to him next summer and looking for [a long-term contract]. Because the thought process is trying to get a goaltender, and hopefully it's Jonathan, to be the stabilizer for this franchise.

— Maple Leafs GM Lou Lamoriello on goaltender Jonathan Bernier