January 19, 1990 |
Scarborough, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||193 lb (88 kg; 13 st 11 lb)|
|NHL team (P)
Houston Aeros (AHL)
|NHL Draft||23rd overall, 2008
Tyler Cuma (born January 19, 1990) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Minnesota Wild of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted by the Minnesota Wild in the first round, 23rd overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
Cuma began his major junior career in the OHL with the Ottawa 67's in 2006–07. He recorded 19 points in his rookie season before improving to 32 points in 59 games in his NHL draft year. Cuma's 2008–09 season, his third with the 67's, was cut short after sustaining a knee injury during Team Canada's 2009 World Junior selection camp in December 2008. He appeared in just 21 games, scoring nine points.
- "Cuma suffers World Junior heartbreak for second straight year". The Sports Network. 2009-12-02. Retrieved 2009-12-02.
- Tyler Cuma's player profile at NHL.com
- Tyler Cuma's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Tyler Cuma's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
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