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Jim Wiemer

Jim Wiemer  #24

NUMBER: 24 BIRTHDATE: January 9, 1961
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Sudbury, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 210 DRAFTED: BUF / 1980 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (83rd overall)
AHL First All-Star Team (1986) Eddie Shore Award (Outstanding Defenseman AHL) (1986) Traded to NY Rangers by Buffalo with Steve Patrick for Dave Maloney and Chris Renaud, December 6, 1984. Traded to Edmonton by NY Rangers with Reijo Ruotsalainen, Clark Donatelli and Ville Kentala for Don Jackson, Mike Golden, Miloslav Horova and future considerations (Stu Kulak, March 10, 1987), October 23, 1986. Traded to Los Angeles by Edmonton with Alan May for Brian Wilks and John English, March 7, 1989. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 6, 1989.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016