July 4, 1962 |
Oshawa, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)|
Detroit Red Wings
Toronto Maple Leafs
|NHL Draft||71st overall, 1980
McClelland was drafted in the 4th round, 71st overall, by the Hartford Whalers during the 1980 NHL Entry Draft. The majority of his NHL career was served playing center ice with the Edmonton Oilers (1984–1989), with whom he won four Stanley Cups 1984-85-87-88. McClelland retired from the NHL following 588 games, recording a total of 68 goals, 112 assists, 180 points, and 1672 penalty minutes.
He served as the head coach of the Central Hockey League's Mississippi RiverKings for 3 years until he resigned on June 11, 2008. He also was the head coach of the Colorado Eagles of the Central Hockey League from 2008-2010. On April 26, 2010, McClelland was introduced as the Head Coach of the Wichita Thunder of the Central Hockey League.
Awards and achievements
- 1983–84 - NHL - Stanley Cup (Edmonton)
- 1984–85 - NHL - Stanley Cup (Edmonton)
- 1986–87 - NHL - Stanley Cup (Edmonton)
- 1987–88 - NHL - Stanley Cup (Edmonton)
- June 11, 1980 - Drafted by the Hartford Whalers in the 4th round, 71st overall.
- June 29, 1981 - Traded from Hartford Whalers with Pat Boutette to Pittsburgh Penguins for compensation for signing Greg Millen.
- November 2, 1989 - Traded from Edmonton Oilers with Jimmy Carson and round 5 pick in the 1991 draft to Detroit Red Wings for Adam Graves, Petr Klima, Joe Murphy and Jeff Sharples.
- August 12, 1993 Traded from Toronto Maple Leafs to Winnipeg Jets for cash.
- Kevin McClelland's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Kevin McClelland's biography at Legends of Hockey
|Wichita Thunder head coach
2010 - Present