Dan Kelly (D)
CAREER: 2011-12: Played in 54 games, registering six points with two goals and four assists … tied for the team lead with a plus-6 rating … played both as a defenseman and a forward … scored first goal of the season, playing as a forward, and was a plus-1 at Providence on Oct. 23 … returned from missing five games with an upper-body injury and was a plus-2 against Rochester on Mar. 28 … 2010-11: Finished first professional season, playing 61 games and posting two goals, five assists for seven points … led team with a plus-7 rating … had 71 penalty minutes … made pro debut against Adirondack on Oct. 9 … registered first career point, an assist, at Portland on Nov. 13 … scored first career goal at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Dec. 26 – the goal sent the game into overtime … was a plus-2 against Binghamton on Jan. 14 … had an assist and was a plus-4 at Bridgeport on Jan. 26 … registered a goal against Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Jan. 28 … had an assist at Charlotte on Feb. 12 … posted first career multi-point game with two assists at Binghamton on Mar. 1 …
OTHER: Spent seasons with Kitchener (OHL), totaling 11 goals, 71 assists for 82 points and 277 penalty minutes in 235 appearances … saw action in 58 games in 2009-10, posting six goals, 21 assists for 27 points and 99 penalty minutes while serving the Rangers as captain … during playoff run, added four goals, nine assists for 13 points and 23 penalty minutes in leading Kitchener to the Western Conference Finals … played in 2009 OHL All-Star Game.