Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
  • Or
  • Sign in with Google
 
SHARE
PLAYER SEARCH:  
ADVANCED SEARCH ›
Kent Paynter

Kent Paynter

Defenseman
BIRTHDATE: April 27, 1965
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Summerside, PE, Canada
WEIGHT: 183 DRAFTED: CHI / 1983 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 8th   (159th overall)
Signed as a free agent by Washington, August 21, 1989. Traded to Winnipeg by Washington with Tyler Larter and Bob Joyce for Craig Duncanson, Brent Hughes, and Simon Wheeldon, May 21, 1991. Claimed by Ottawa from Winnipeg in Expansion Draft, June 18, 1992.
Quote of the Day

My job was to get that puck and put it on net, and his job was not letting me do it. I got the best of that, but that game's over and to be honest I already forgot about it.

— Canadiens forward Alex Galchenyuk on his late game-tying goal in Montreal's 2-1 OT win
Winter Classic sweepstakes