Tyler Kennedy (RW)
||Sault Ste. Marie, ON
2014-15:loaned to Worcester on 10/27 on a conditioning assignment from the San Jose Sharksâ€¦. missed the first 10 games of the season for the san Jose sharks due to injuryâ€¦ enters 9th professional seasonâ€¦.2013-14: 8th on the team in shots (143)â€¦Picked up an assist on April 1 vs. Edmontonâ€¦Fighting major on Jan. 9 vs. Detroit (Quincey)â€¦ Played in his 400th career NHL game against his former team on Dec. 5 at Pittsburghâ€¦Recorded his 100th career NHL assist on Nov. 27 vs. Los Angelesâ€¦ Scored a goal, registered a fighting major (Larsson) and eight shots on goal on Nov. 5 vs. Buffaloâ€¦Scored his first goal as a Shark just 0:09 seconds into the game on Oct. 17 at Dallasâ€¦Recorded an assist in his second consecutive game on Oct. 10 at Vancouverâ€¦ Registered his first point as a Shark with a power play assist on Oct. 8 vs. the NY Rangersâ€¦Made his San Jose debut and finished with a plus-2, 2 shots and 2 hits on Oct. 3 vs. Vancouver. CAREER: 2012-13: 5th on the team in shots (100)â€¦ T-13th on the team in points (6-5=11)â€¦T-9th on the team in goals (6) and T-12th in PIM (19)â€¦T-9th amongst team forwards in power-play points (3) and T-6th amongst team forwards in points vs. the Atlantic Division (8)â€¦Recorded his first fighting major of the season on March 26 against Gabriel Dumont of Montrealâ€¦Scored the overtime game-winning goal March 24 vs. Philadelphiaâ€¦Collected a season high two points (1-1=2) on March 16 vs. N.Y. Rangersâ€¦ Tied a career high with a +3 on Feb. 20 vs. Philadelphiaâ€¦Tallied first assist of the campaign on Feb. 9 at New Jerseyâ€¦Scored first goal of the season on Jan. 20 at N.Y. Rangersâ€¦Playoffs: Led the team with +6 rating in nine games playedâ€¦T-4th on the team in shooting percentage (16.7%)â€¦ Ranked 9th on the team in points (2-3=5)â€¦ Recorded a three-game point streak (1-2=3) in the ECSF vs. Ottawaâ€¦Scored the game winning goal in Game 5 of the ECQF vs. N.Y. Islanders. 2011-12: 10th on the team in points (33) and 8th in goals (11)â€¦Recorded double digits in goals (11) for fifth straight seasonâ€¦ Recorded 20 or more assists for the third time in careerâ€¦Scored twice on March 20 vs. Winnipegâ€¦Played in 300th career game Jan. 17 vs. Carolinaâ€¦Posted a career-long five-game point streak Dec. 17-29 (2-5=7)â€¦ Tied a career high with three points (1-2=3) on Nov. 25 vs. Ottawaâ€¦Missed 12 games due to injuryâ€¦Playoffs: 2nd on team with three goals (all scored at home) while totaling six pointsâ€¦2010-11: Recorded double digits in goals in first five seasons of his career, and topped 20 for the first timeâ€¦Set career highs in games played (80), goals (21), assists (24), points (45) and power-play goals (7)â€¦4th on the team in points (45), 3rd in goals (21), 4th in assists (24), 2nd in shots (234) and T-2nd in power-play goals (7)â€¦Ended the regular season with a four-game point streak (2-2=4) from April 2-10â€¦Tallied three assists on March 13 vs. Edmontonâ€¦Scored two goals on Feb. 23 vs. San Joseâ€¦Tallied his 100th career NHL point (assist) vs. Detroit on Jan. 18â€¦Scored first Penguins goal at CONSOL Energy Center 44 seconds into third period on Oct. 7 vs. Philadelphiaâ€¦Playoffs: T-4th on the team in points (3)â€¦2nd on the team in goals (2) and 1st in shots (33)â€¦ Scored the game-winning goal in Game 3 of the ECQF vs. Tampa Bayâ€¦2009-10: T-7th on the team in goals (13)â€¦4th on the team in plus/minus (+10)â€¦T-4th on the team in game-winning goals (4)â€¦5th on the team in shots (175)â€¦ Tallied the game-winning goal in three of Pittsburghâ€™s first six games of the seasonâ€¦Playoffs: Appeared in 10 gamesâ€¦2008-09: 7th on the team in points (35), goals (15) and assists (20)â€¦4th on the team in plus/minus (+15) and shots (171)â€¦T-3rd on the team in game-winning goals (3)â€¦2nd on the team in faceoff percentage (53.8%)â€¦ Potted the game-winning goal and added an assist Nov. 1 at St. Louisâ€¦Scored two goals in the first game of the season on Oct. 4 at Ottawaâ€¦Playoffs: Won the Stanley Cup with Pittsburghâ€¦T-1st in the NHL in game-winning goals (3)â€¦T-6th on the team with five goalsâ€¦4th on the team in shots (68)â€¦Scored the game-winning goal in Game 6 of the SCF vs. Detroitâ€¦Tallied three points (2-1=3) in the last four games of the SCFâ€¦Scored the game-winning goals in Game 4 and Game 1 of the ECQF vs. Philadelphiaâ€¦2007-08: Led all Pittsburgh rookies in points (19) and goals (10)â€¦T-3rd on the team in game winning goals (4); T-2nd amongst League rookiesâ€¦9th on the team in shots (104) despite playing in just 55 NHL gamesâ€¦Selected to play in YoungStars game at NHL All- Star Weekend, but could not play due to illnessâ€¦Scored first career NHL goal (DiPietro) vs. N.Y. Islanders on Nov. 3, but had to wait for video replay to confirmâ€¦Made NHL debut on Oct. 27 vs. Montrealâ€¦Played in 10 games with Wilkes-Barre Scranton (AHL) and recorded 5-4=9â€¦ Playoffs: Appeared in all 20 playoff games (registering four assists) as Pittsburgh reached the SCF vs. Detroitâ€¦2006-07: 6th on Wilkes-Barre Scranton in points (12-25=37) in his first professional seasonâ€¦2005:06: Led Sault Ste. Marie in scoring (22-48=70) as 19-yearoldâ€¦ Teammates with fellow Sharks forward Andrew Desjardins from 2003-2006â€¦2004-05: 2nd on the team in points (21-36=57)â€¦2003-04: 4th on the team in points (16-26=42)â€¦2002-03: Named Greyhounds rookie of the year posting 5-10=15. PERSONAL: â€œTKâ€ lists these favorites: Cheeseburger (food); Ride his Seadoo (offseason activity); Football (sport besides hockey); Travis Pastrana (athlete); Shooter (movie); Shark Tank (TV show); Kings of Leon (band); Cottage in Sault Ste. Marie (vacation spot); Capital Grill (restaurant); Jeremy Stevenson (hockey idol); Winning Stanley Cup with Pittsburgh in 2009 (hockey moment); Toronto (road city); Chicago Blackhawks (non-Sharks jersey)â€¦First job was cutting grassâ€¦Would be a gym teacher is he was not playing hockey professionallyâ€¦If he could hang out with one person in history he would hang out with Travis Pastrana and all of his buddiesâ€¦ Says Mark Wahlberg would be the actor to star in a movie about his lifeâ€¦Canâ€™t live without his iPhoneâ€¦ Biggest influence on his hockey career was his familyâ€¦ Says the fastest skater in the NHL is Sidney Crosbyâ€¦ States the hardest hitter in the NHL is Raffi Torresâ€¦In his hometown of Sault Ste. Marie, he likes to hang out at his cottage, eat at Chummyâ€™s (greasy food), and attend the biggest annual festival in the town of Bonsoo.