Derek Nesbitt

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Derek Nesbitt
Derek Nesbitt Wolves.jpg
Born (1982-04-16) April 16, 1982 (age 32)
Egmondville, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shoots Right
EBEL team
Former teams
HC Bolzano
Rockford IceHogs
San Antonio Rampage
Manitoba Moose
Peoria Rivermen
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
Oklahoma City Barons
Chicago Wolves
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2005–present

Derek Nesbitt (born April 16, 1982) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who is currently playing for HCB South Tyrol in the Austrian Hockey League (EBEL).

Playing career[edit]

Undrafted Nesbitt previously played with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in the 2012-13 season. He was traded to Wilkes-Barre from the Peoria Rivermen on April 10, 2013.[1]

On July 12, 2013, Nesbitt agreed to a one-year AHL contract with the Oklahoma City Barons as a free agent.[2] Nesbitt started the 2013-14 season with the Barons, scoring 10 goals and 19 points in 38 games before he was traded to the San Antonio Rampage on January 17, 2014. He second stint with the Rampage lasted just 5 games before he was again traded for future considerations to the Chicago Wolves on February 8, 2014.[3]

A free agent, Nesbitt opted to pursue a European career, signing a one-year contract with Italian EBEL champions, HC Bolzano on August 20, 2014.[4]


  1. ^ "Penguins acquire Nesbitt from Peoria". WBS Penguins. 2013. Retrieved 2013-04-10. 
  2. ^ "Barons agree to terms with Nesbitt". Oklahoma City Barons. 2013-07-12. Retrieved 2013-07-12. 
  3. ^ "Wolves acquire Nesbitt". American Hockey League. 2014-02-08. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  4. ^ "Experience and points to HCB in Nesbitt and Cullen" (in Italian). HCB South Tyrol. 2014-08-20. Retrieved 2014-08-20. 

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