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2015 NHL Draft
Kevin Fiala

Kevin Fiala  #56

NUMBER: 56 BIRTHDATE: July 22, 1996  (AGE 19)
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: St. Gallen, Switzerland
WEIGHT: 180 DRAFTED: NSH / 2014 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (11th overall)    Prospect Bio
2015 Playoff Notes: - Saw action in his first career NHL playoff game in Game Four, his second career NHL contest. - Is the sixth youngest player in League history to play in a postseason game. NHL Playoff Notes: - 2015 will be his first career appearance in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Additional Playoff/Championship Notes: - Just the third player to appear in the Under-18 World Championship, World Junior Championship and World Championship all in the same year in 2014. - Led the Swiss in points at both the 2014 Under-18 WC (4g-5a-9pts, 5gp) being named one of the nation's three best players, and World Juniors (1g-4a-5pts, 5gp) as the team's youngest member. - Switzerland's youngest player at the 2014 WC by three years, posting three assists and a team-best 3+ rating while playing alongside Preds defenseman Roman Josi. - Scored two goals in four games while playing in his second consecutive Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament in 2013.
Quote of the Day

He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.

— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft