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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

I loved being in the jerseys again and they worked some magic for us. It was weird in warm-ups, seeing No. 22 in that jersey and thinking he’s [Mike Gartner], and No. 8 reminds you of Danny Briere … every number had me thinking back to the guys who wore them and smiling.

— Coyotes captain Shane Doan on wearing Kachina-style throwback jerseys in a 3-2 victory against the Canucks on Thursday