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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.
Quote of the Day

There was a lot of talk off the ice. From a player's standpoint, that's not the talk in the room. GMs make decisions, coaches make decisions, but as a team you have to come together and be ready to go, and we are.

— San Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels on his team's approach entering training camp