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Sheldon Kennedy

Sheldon Kennedy

Right Wing
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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It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.

— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18