Kiel McLeod

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Kiel McLeod
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Born (1982-12-30) December 30, 1982 (age 34)
Kelowna, BC, CAN
Height 6 ft 6 in (198 cm)
Weight 235 lb (107 kg; 16 st 11 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Right
team
Former teams
Free Agent
Springfield Falcons
Utah Grizzlies
San Antonio Rampage
Philadelphia Phantoms
Albany River Rats
SG Cortina
EC VSV
EV Ravensburg
Frisk Asker
HC Pustertal Wölfe
NHL Draft 53rd overall, 2001
Columbus Blue Jackets
Playing career 2003–present

Kiel McLeod (born December 30, 1982) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre who is currently an unrestricted free agent. He most recently played for HC Pustertal Wölfe in the Italian Serie A.[1] He joined the Wolves after a stints with EV Ravensburg of the 2nd Bundesliga and Frisk Asker of the GET-ligaen. He retired after the 2013-2014 season.

Playing career[edit]

McLeod played his entire major junior hockey career in his hometown for the Kelowna Rockets. He was drafted in the second round, 53rd overall, in 2001 by the Columbus Blue Jackets. Upon signing an entry-level contract with the Blue Jackets, he was sent to the minors to develop his play in the American Hockey League however never received a recall before he was traded to the Phoenix Coyotes.

On December 28, 2005, McLeod was traded by the Coyotes to the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for Eric Chouinard, and was immediately assigned to remain in the AHL with the Philadelphia Phantoms. Throughout his professional playing career, McLeod has played for ten teams, in five leagues, and in five countries.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kiel McLeod rocking up the areana!" (in German). HC Pustertal Wölfe. 2013-08-01. Retrieved 2013-08-01. 

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Ryan Wade
Victoria Salmon Kings team captain
20062008
Succeeded by
Jordan Krestanovich