Luca Cunti

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Luca Cunti
Luca Cunti (cropped).jpg
Born (1989-07-04) July 4, 1989 (age 27)
Zurich, Switzerland
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 209 lb (95 kg; 14 st 13 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shoots Left
NLA team
Former teams
ZSC Lions
SCL Tigers
National team   Switzerland
NHL Draft 75th overall, 2007
Tampa Bay Lightning
Playing career 2005–present

Luca Cunti (born July 4, 1989) is a Swiss professional ice hockey forward who is currently playing for the ZSC Lions in the National League A (NLA). He was selected by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round (75th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. Cunti played two North American junior seasons in the United States Hockey League and the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League before returning to his native Switzerland, unsigned from the Lightning, to continue his career with the SCL Tigers.[1] He later moved to rivals the ZSC Lions and signed a two-year contract extension on October 19, 2011.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2005–06 GCK Lions NLB 7 0 0 0 2
2006–07 GCK Lions NLB 5 1 1 2 0
2006–07 HC Thurgau NLB 5 1 0 1 6
2007–08 Chicago Steel USHL 34 11 21 32 37 6 2 3 5 2
2008–09 Rimouski Oceanic QMJHL 57 20 25 45 32 13 4 5 9 12
2009–10 SCL Tigers NLA 12 1 1 2 4
2010–11 GCK Lions NLB 42 9 23 32 80
2011–12 ZSC Lions NLA 35 11 13 24 18 15 1 7 8 6
2012–13 ZSC Lions NLA 44 10 20 30 18 12 2 3 5 6
2013–14 ZSC Lions NLA 46 18 26 44 60 18 5 5 10 10
2014–15 ZSC Lions NLA 34 9 14 23 14 17 3 4 7 2
2015–16 ZSC Lions NLA 32 9 9 18 14 2 0 0 0 0
NLA totals 203 58 83 141 128 64 11 19 30 24
Medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Representing   Switzerland
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2013 Sweden/Finland

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2005 Switzerland WJC18 9th 6 1 1 2 0
2007 Switzerland WJC18 6th 6 3 1 4 6
2013 Switzerland WC 2nd 10 2 3 5 2
2014 Switzerland OG 9th 4 0 0 0 0
2014 Switzerland WC 10th 7 1 3 4 2
Junior totals 12 4 2 6 6
Senior totals 21 3 6 9 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tigers sign NHL prospect Cunti" (in German). SCL Tigers. 2009-10-13. Retrieved 2009-10-14. 
  2. ^ "Two contract extensions". ZSC Lions. 2011-10-19. Retrieved 2011-10-19. 

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