2013-14: Skated in 15:58 at PIT, Mar. 25…Appeared in 11:49 of ice time at FLA, Mar. 11…Skated in 13:22 and notched 2 hits and 2 blocked shots in his NHL debut at TBL, Mar. 10…Recalled from Portland (AHL) on Mar. 7…Has registered 6-28-34 in 52 games with the Pirates this season….Ranked 8th among AHL defensemen in scoring at the time of his recall…Assigned to Portland (AHL) on Feb. 24.
2012-13: Skated in 68 games with Portland, recording 5-24-29 and 44 PIM, all AHL career highs…Ranked 2nd among Pirates’ defensemen in assists and points…His 17 power-play points were tied for 3rd-most on the team.
NOTES: Won the bronze medal with Canada at the 2012 IIHF World Junior Championship and was named the tournament’s Best Defenseman…Won the Memorial Cup with Shawinigan (QMJHL) in 2011-12, producing 5-2-7 in 7 games…Named to Canada’s 2011 IIHF World Junior Championship squad in 2010-11.
I kept refreshing the page on the NHL website after the second round and I was shocked he lasted that long. I'm sure the Coyotes were pretty happy to get him. He's such a good player and he plays big in big games.
— Arizona forward Henrik Samuelsson on prospect Edgars Kulda being drafted by the Coyotes