John Kurtz (LW)
Acquired: Signed to an AHL Standard Playerâ€™s Contract on 09/21/12
2013-14:Served as the Admiralsâ€™ Alternate Captain for the entirety of the 2013-14 season...Set career highs in 2013-14 in goals, assists, points, games played, and PIM...Played 200th professional game on 2/14/14 vs. Syracuse...Signed a 1 year contract extension with Anaheim on 01/25/2014...Posted season high two points (1g, 1a) in 1/19/14 at Charlotte...Scored first goal of the season 11/22/13 vs. Portland
Set AHL career highs in games, assists, points and penalty minutes with Norfolk in 2012-13...Named the Norfolk (AHL) team winner of the IOA/American Specialty AHL Man of the Year award for his outstanding contributions to the Hampton Roads community during the 2012-13 season...Signed a one-year, entry-level contract with Anaheim (NHL) on 04/10/13.. Set career highs in games, assists, points, and penalty minutes with Norfolk (AHL)...Was the recipient of the IOA/American Specialty AHL Man of the Year Award for his outstanding contributions to the Hampton Roads community during the 2012-13 season...Recorded first AHL multiple point game on 03/18/13 vs. Hershey (two assists).
Spent two stints with the ECHL's Elmira Jackals in 2011-12â€¦ Signed AHL Standard Player's Contract with Syracuse (AHL) on 12/06/11.
2010-11: Recorded his first professional assist on 10/15/10 at Adirondack .2009-10: Scored first pro/AHL goal in 2nd pro/AHL game on 04/02/10 at Adirondack (Michael-Lee Teslak)â€¦ Made pro/AHL debut on 03/31/10 with Syracuse vs. Hershey.
Junior Career: Was captain of the Sudbury Wolves (OHL) in both 2008-09 and 2009-10â€¦ Finished second in goals and fourth in points with Sudbury in 2009-10â€¦ Finished third on the club in scoring in 2008-09 with Sudbury.