April 12, 1988 |
Evanston, IL, USA
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)|
|NHL team||San Jose Sharks|
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||177th overall, 2008
San Jose Sharks
Wingels was drafted after his freshman collegiate year with the Miami Redhawks by the San Jose Sharks 177th overall in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. Wingels made his NHL debut on October 8, 2010 at the San Jose Sharks season premiere wearing jersey number 57. Wingels scored his first career NHL goal in front of his hometown crowd in Chicago on January 15, 2012 against goaltender Corey Crawford.
You Can Play
Wingels is a member of the Advisory Board for You Can Play, a campaign dedicated to fighting homophobia in sports. He has also appeared in a video supporting the campaign. He was a close friend of Brendan Burke, whose death was the catalyst for the formation of the organization. Wingels was the Sharks' nominee for the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy in 2012, primarily for his work with You Can Play. He marched in the Chicago Pride Parade with the Chicago Gay Hockey Association on June 24, 2012.
On May 2, 2013, Wingels' work with You Can Play led him to be nominated for the King Clancy Memorial Trophy, an award given to player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and off the ice and who has made a significant humanitarian contribution to his community.
Regular season and playoffs
|2006–07||Cedar Rapids RoughRiders||USHL||47||10||18||28||52||6||3||0||3||6|
|2010–11||San Jose Sharks||NHL||5||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2011–12||San Jose Sharks||NHL||33||3||6||9||18||5||0||1||1||7|
|2012–13||San Jose Sharks||NHL||42||5||8||13||26||11||0||2||2||6|
|2013–14||San Jose Sharks||NHL||77||16||22||38||35||7||0||3||3||4|
Awards and honors
|All-CCHA Second Team||2009–10|
- "Sharks vs. Blackhawks - 01/15/2012 - San Jose Sharks". sharks.nhl.com. January 15, 2012.
- "Staff and Board". You Can Play Project. Retrieved 2012-06-22.
- "Tommy Wingels, San Jose Sharks". You Can Play Project. Retrieved 2012-06-22.
- Kurz, Kevin. "Wingels to march in Chicago Pride Parade". CSN Bay Area. Retrieved 2012-06-22.
- "Wingels Nominated for King Clancy Memorial Trophy". sharks.nhl.com. May 2, 2013.
- Tommy Wingels's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Tommy Wingels's player profile at NHL.com
|Awards and achievements|
|CCHA Best Defensive Forward