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Kyle Wellwood

Kyle Wellwood  #13

Center
NUMBER: 13 BIRTHDATE: May 16, 1983
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Windsor, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 181 DRAFTED: TOR / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 5th   (134th overall)
CAREER NUMBERS AS A JET
* 62 points (24g, 38a) in 116 games
 
HOME: 21 GP; 5-5-10; +2        LAST 5 GAMES: 2-1-3; +/-0
ROAD: 18 GP; 1-4-5; -2           LAST 10 GAMES: 4-3-7; +5
 
2012-13 HIGHLIGHTS:
* Recorded his first point of the season (assist) Jan. 27/13 vs. NYI (5-4OTW)
* Recorded his second assist of the season, on the game-winner, Feb. 9/13 at OTT (1-0W)
* Scored his first goal of the season Mar. 5/13 at FLA (1-4L)
* Earned his first two-point night of the season (1G, 1A) and scored the game-winner Mar. 13/12 vs. TOR (5-2W)
* Recorded a three-game point streak (1G, 3A) from Mar. 12 to Mar. 16/13
* Scored his third goal of the season Apr. 6/13 vs. PHI (4-1W)
* Scored his fourth goal of the season Apr. 9/13 vs. BUF (4-1W)
* Earned a five-game point streak (2G, 3A) from Apr. 1 to Apr. 11/13
* Scored two goals in the second period Apr. 20/13 vs. NYI (4-5SOL)
OHL First All-Star Team (2001) Canadian Major Junior Sportsman of the Year (2003) Claimed on waivers by Vancouver from Toronto, June 25, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Mytischi (KHL), October 4, 2010. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, January 17, 2011. Claimed on waivers by San Jose from St. Louis, January 18, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Winnipeg, September 9, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Zug (Swiss), September 11, 2013. <19 Officially announced his retirement, October 10, 2013.
Quote of the Day

This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.

— Islanders captain John Tavares