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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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Obviously there's a lot of expectations around me but it's something I try not to focus on. I'm just trying to go out there, be myself on the ice every day, try to get better, be myself around the guys in the locker room. I think that's what's made me successful and the person that I am.

— Sabres forward Jack Eichel on transitioning from college hockey to the NHL