Greg McKegg

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Greg McKegg
Born (1992-06-17) June 17, 1992 (age 22)
St. Thomas, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Left
NHL team Toronto Maple Leafs
NHL Draft 62nd overall, 2010
Toronto Maple Leafs
Playing career 2011–present

Greg McKegg (born June 17, 1992) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing with the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL). McKegg was selected by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round (62nd overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing career[edit]

McKegg played four seasons (2008-2012) of major junior hockey in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL), scoring 125 goals and 145 assists for 270 points, while earning 143 penalty minutes, in 262 games played.

McKegg competed with Team Canada at the 2010 IIHF World U18 Championships, leading the team with six assists and seven points in six games played.[1]

On April 6, 2011, the Toronto Maple Leafs signed McKegg to a three-year entry level contract.[2]

On February 1, 2014, the Toronto Maple Leafs recalled McKegg from their American Hockey League affiliate, the Toronto Marlies.[3] Taking Peter Holland's place on the roster, McKegg made his NHL debut that night playing three minutes and 43 seconds. He registered two hits, one shot on goal, and won one of his six face-offs in helping Toronto to a 6-3 win over the visiting Ottawa Senators.[4]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A PTS PIM
2008–09 Erie Otters OHL 64 8 10 18 22 5 2 1 3 4
2009–10 Erie Otters OHL 67 37 48 85 32 4 2 1 3 0
2010–11 Erie Otters OHL 66 49 43 92 35 7 4 1 5 12
2010–11 Toronto Marlies AHL 2 1 0 1 0
2011–12 Erie Otters OHL 35 12 22 34 32
2011–12 London Knights OHL 30 19 22 41 22 15 4 7 11 2
2012–13 Toronto Marlies AHL 61 8 15 23 22 9 3 3 6 10
2013–14 Toronto Marlies AHL 65 19 28 47 31 14 3 3 6 10
2013–14 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 1 0 0 0 0
NHL totals 1 0 0 0 0

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result   GP G A Pts PIM
2009 Canada Ontario WHC17 Gold medal icon.svg 6 0 1 1 2
2010 Canada WJC18 7th 6 1 6 7 4
Junior totals 12 1 7 8 6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 NHL Draft Prospects". National Hockey League. 2010-06-25. Retrieved 2013-02-04. 
  2. ^ "Leafs Ink Forward To Entry Level Contract". Toronto Maple Leafs. 2011-04-06. Retrieved 2011-04-06. 
  3. ^ "Report: Leafs recall McKegg from AHL Marlies". NBC Sports. 2014-01-31. Retrieved 2014-01-31. 
  4. ^ "Leafs coach not worried Nazem Kadri will face suspension for hit". Toronto Sun. 2014-02-02. Retrieved 2014-02-02. 

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