Cody Kunyk

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Cody Kunyk
Born (1990-05-20) May 20, 1990 (age 24)
Sherwood Park, AB, CAN
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Left
NHL team Tampa Bay Lightning
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2014–present

Cody Kunyk (born May 20, 1990) is a Canadian ice hockey forward currently playing for the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League. (NHL)

Kunyk played collegiate hockey for the Alaska Nanooks in the NCAA Men's Division I Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA). In his senior year, Kunyk's outstanding play was rewarded when he was chosen as the WCHA Player of the Year and was named to the 2013–14 All-WCHA First Team.[1]

On April 13, 2014, Kunyk made his NHL debut with the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 1-0 shootout win against the Washington Capitals.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2006–07 Sherwood Park Crusaders AJHL 2 0 0 0 2
2007–08 Sherwood Park Crusaders AJHL 51 13 11 24 34 5 2 3 5 2
2008–09 Sherwood Park Crusaders AJHL 61 25 33 58 61 10 3 5 8 2
2009–10 Sherwood Park Crusaders AJHL 51 44 43 87 33 3 0 1 1 2
2010–11 U. of Alaska-Fairbanks CCHA 38 12 18 30 28
2011–12 U. of Alaska-Fairbanks CCHA 36 15 17 32 18
2012–13 U. of Alaska-Fairbanks CCHA 37 11 17 28 22
2013–14 U. of Alaska-Fairbanks WCHA 37 22 21 43 22
2013–14 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 1 0 0 0 0
NHL totals 1 0 0 0 0

Awards and honours[edit]

Award Year
All-WCHA First Team 2013–14 [3]
WCHA Player of the Year 2013–14 [4]
AHCA West Second-Team All-American 2013–14

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UAFS Beck WCHA player of the year". adn.com. 2014-03-13. Retrieved 2014-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Former UAF center Cody Kunyk makes NHL debut". adn.com. 2013-04-13. Retrieved 2014-04-13. 
  3. ^ "Kunyk, Daniels take top WCHA awards". collegehockeynews.com. 2014-03-13. Retrieved 2014-03-13. 
  4. ^ "WCHA award winners announced". Western Collegiate Hockey Association. 2014-03-13. Retrieved 2014-03-14. 

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Drew LeBlanc
WCHA Player of the Year
2013–14
Succeeded by
Incumbent
Preceded by
Ryan Walters
WCHA Scoring leader
2013–14
Succeeded by
Incumbent