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Carey Wilson

Carey Wilson  #17

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NUMBER: 17 BIRTHDATE: May 19, 1962
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: CHI / 1980 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 4th   (67th overall)
Son of Jerry Rights traded to Calgary by Chicago for Denis Cyr, November 8, 1982. Traded to Hartford by Calgary with Neil Sheehy and rights to Lane MacDonald for Dana Murzyn and Shane Churla, January 3, 1988. Traded to NY Rangers by Hartford with Hartford's 5th round choice (Lubos Rob) in 1990 Entry Draft for Brian Lawton, Norm MacIver and Don Maloney, December 26, 1988. Traded to Hartford by NY Rangers with NY Rangers' 3rd round choice (Michael Nylander) in 1991 Entry Draft for Jody Hull, July 9, 1990. Traded to Calgary by Hartford for Mark Hunter, March 5, 1991. Suffered eventual career-ending knee injury in game vs. St. Louis, December 4, 1992.
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He is, in my opinion, one of the best defensemen in the NHL and continuing to grow. I think his game, from an offensive standpoint, he continues to drive our offense... I think there's still tremendous upside for Oliver.

— Coyotes GM Don Maloney on defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson