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Landon Wilson

Landon Wilson  #26

Right Wing
NUMBER: 26 BIRTHDATE: March 13, 1975
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: St. Louis, MO, United States
WEIGHT: 224 DRAFTED: TOR / 1993 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (19th overall)
Son of Rick WCHA Rookie of the Year (1994) AHL First All-Star Team (1999) Traded to Quebec by Toronto with Wendel Clark, Sylvain Lefebvre and Toronto's 1st round choice (Jeffrey Kealty) in 1994 Entry Draft for Mats Sundin, Garth Butcher, Todd Warriner and Philadelphia's 1st round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Washington Washington selected Nolan Baumgartner) in 1994 Entry Draft, June 28, 1994. Transferred to Colorado after Quebec franchise relocated, June 21, 1995. Traded to Boston by Colorado with Anders Myrvold for Boston's 1st round choice (Robyn Regehr) in 1998 Entry Draft, November 22, 1996. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 7, 2000. Missed majority of 2002-03 due to eye injury vs. Washington, December 13, 2002. Traded to Pittsburgh by Phoenix for future considerations, February 22, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Espoo (Finland), June 23, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Davos (Swiss), August 31, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Lugano (Swiss), July 17, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, July 3, 2008. Missed majority of 2009-10 due to various injuries.
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