Chris Wideman

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Chris Wideman
Born (1990-01-07) January 7, 1990 (age 25)
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
Position Defenseman
Shoots Right
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Ottawa Senators
Binghamton Senators (AHL)
NHL Draft 100th overall, 2009
Ottawa Senators
Playing career 2012–present

Chris Wideman (born January 7, 1990), is an American professional ice hockey player. He is currently a member of the Binghamton Senators of the American Hockey League (AHL). He was a fourth-round draft pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, 100th overall by the Ottawa Senators.

Early life and amateur career[edit]

Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Wideman played high school hockey for Chaminade College Preparatory School. In 2007, Wideman joined the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders of the USHL where he played one year of Tier I junior hockey before entering Miami University university in 2008. After one season at Miami, the Ottawa Senators chose him in the 2009 draft. Wideman completed his university eligibility, playing four years of NCAA Division I college hockey for the Miami RedHawks and graduating in 2012. Wideman helped the RedHawks earn their first two trips to the Frozen Four, a national championship game appearance, and their first CCHA tournament title.[1][2]

Professional career[edit]

Wideman signed with Ottawa and joined the Binghamton Senators for the 2012–13 season. As of November 2014, Wideman is in his third season with Binghamton.


  • 2009 - 2009 CCHA All-Rookie award[4]


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