Regan Kelly

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Regan Kelly
Born (1981-03-09) 9 March 1981 (age 33)
Watrous, SK, CAN
Height 6 ft 02 in (188 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
GET team
Former teams
Vålerenga
Milano Vipers
Vålerenga
Bolzano-Bozen
Sheffield Steelers
NHL Draft 259th overall, 2000
Philadelphia Flyers
Playing career 2002–present

Regan Kelly (born 9 March 1981 in Watrous, Saskatchewan but growing up in Imperial) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman, who currently plays for Norwegian team Vålerenga in GET-ligaen.

Draft[edit]

Kelly was drafted 259th overall by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft but never played in the National Hockey League.

Career[edit]

After turning pro from Providence College in 2002, he spent three seasons in the American Hockey League for the St. John's Maple Leafs. He then moved to the United Hockey League with the Danbury Thrashers and also had a brief spell in the Elite Ice Hockey League in the United Kingdom for the Sheffield Steelers.

He then briefly played in Italy's Serie A league for Bolzano-Bozen before moving to the GET-ligaen in Norway, playing for Vålerenga and winning the championship. In 2007, Kelly returned to Italy, signing with the Hockey Club Junior Milano Vipers.

Privates[edit]

On 2 August 2008, Kelly married his long-time girlfriend Lesley Kelly(née Grinius), a medical resident at the University of Saskatchewan.[citation needed]

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
Hockey East All-Tournament Team 2001 [1]
All-Hockey East Rookie Team 2000–01

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2013-14 Hockey East Media Guide". Hockey East. Retrieved 2014-05-19. 

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