Randy Wood (ice hockey)

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Randy Wood
Born (1963-10-12) October 12, 1963 (age 53)
Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for New York Islanders
Buffalo Sabres
Toronto Maple Leafs
Dallas Stars
National team  United States
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 1986–1997

Randolph B. "Randy" Wood (born October 12, 1963) is an American former professional ice hockey left winger who played twelve seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the New York Islanders, Buffalo Sabres, Toronto Maple Leafs and Dallas Stars.

Wood's father Norman was the coach of the Princeton University hockey team from 1959 to 1965. He was born in Princeton, New Jersey and raised in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts.[1]

His two sons are also ice hockey players – Tyler, a junior with the Brown Bears, is playing in NCAA, while Miles, a member of the New Jersey Devils organization, is playing in the National Hockey League (NHL). Miles was drafted 100th overall by New Jersey in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-ECAC Hockey Second Team 1984–85 [2]
All-ECAC Hockey First Team 1985–86 [2]
AHCA East Second-Team All-American 1985–86 [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.njsportsheroes.com/randywoodh.html
  2. ^ a b "ECAC All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Men's Ice Hockey Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA.org. Retrieved June 11, 2013. 

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