Neil Wilkinson (ice hockey)
August 15, 1967|
Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada
|Height||6 ft 3 in (191 cm)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)|
Minnesota North Stars|
San Jose Sharks
30th overall, 1986|
Minnesota North Stars
Neil Wilkinson (born August 15, 1967) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player. He was selected by the Minnesota North Stars in the second round (30th overall) of the 1986 NHL Entry Draft.
He played for the Minnesota North Stars, San Jose Sharks, Chicago Blackhawks, Winnipeg Jets and Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1980s and 1990s. Wilkinson retired from professional hockey after the 1998-99 NHL season.
Wilkinson was inducted into the Manitoba Hockey Hall Of Fame on April 15, 2011. Due to his aggressive style of play and body checks he was given the nickname Big Daddy
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