Sheldon Kannegiesser

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Sheldon Kannegiesser
Born (1947-08-15) August 15, 1947 (age 69)
North Bay, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for Pittsburgh Penguins
New York Rangers
Los Angeles Kings
Vancouver Canucks
Playing career 1965–1978

Sheldon Bruce Kannegiesser (born August 15, 1947, in North Bay, Ontario) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player who played 366 games in the National Hockey League. He played for the Pittsburgh Penguins, New York Rangers, Los Angeles Kings, and Vancouver Canucks. Kannegiesser retired from hockey in 1978 and lives in North Bay. He published an autobiography written entirely in poetry, called "It is called Warriors of Winter: Rhymes of a Blueliner Balladeer." [1]

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1965–66 Kitchener Rangers OHA 45 1 8 9 48
1966–67 Kitchener Rangers OHA 48 7 16 23 81
1967–68 Omaha Knights CPHL 20 1 2 3 11
1967–68 Buffalo Bisons AHL 47 4 2 6 20 5 0 0 0 0
1968–69 Omaha Knights CHL 70 8 13 21 104 7 1 1 2 6
1969–70 Buffalo Bisons AHL 17 1 2 3 14
1969–70 Kansas City Blues CHL 36 0 7 7 44
1970–71 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 18 0 2 2 29
1970–71 Omaha Knights CHL 46 4 10 14 75
1970–71 Amarillo Wranglers CHL 7 2 2 4 4
1971–72 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 54 2 4 6 47
1972–73 Hershey Bears AHL 36 3 12 15 31 2 0 1 1 2
1972–73 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 3 0 0 0 0
1972–73 New York Rangers NHL 3 0 1 1 4 1 0 0 0 2
1973–74 Los Angeles Kings NHL 51 3 17 20 49 5 0 1 1 0
1973–74 New York Rangers NHL 12 1 3 4 6
1974–75 Los Angeles Kings NHL 74 2 23 25 57 3 0 1 1 4
1975–76 Los Angeles Kings NHL 70 4 9 13 36 9 0 0 0 4
1976–77 Los Angeles Kings NHL 39 1 1 2 28
1976–77 Fort Worth Texans CHL 24 1 7 8 16
1977–78 Springfield Indians AHL 14 2 8 10 19
1977–78 Vancouver Canucks NHL 42 1 7 8 36
NHL Totals 366 14 67 81 292 18 0 2 2 10

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