Blake Kessel a.k.a. "Blake Henry Kessel"
Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'2" / 188 cm
  • Weight
    205 lbs / 93 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Contract Register Blake Kessel in the EP Jobs PortalRegister
    17/18

Kessel is a fast and mobile defenseman. He likes to join the rush and has a good shot. Should improve his defensive game.
- Erik K. Piri, EP

Brother: Phil Kessel
Sister: Amanda Kessel
Cousin: David Moss

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2005-06 Madison Capitols 18U Midget 62 33 47 80 - |
2006-07 Waterloo Black Hawks USHL 59 11 27 38 38 12 | Playoffs 9 1 5 6 8 0
2007-08 Waterloo Black Hawks USHL 59 19 38 57 26 2 | Playoffs 11 1 10 11 12 4
2008-09 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 37 6 7 13 24 13 |
USA U20 WJC-20 6 0 1 1 2 4 |
2009-10 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 38 10 28 38 28 14 |
2010-11 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 39 5 22 27 32 6 |
2011-12 Adirondack Phantoms AHL 56 1 17 18 10 -1 |
2012-13 Adirondack Phantoms AHL 7 2 2 4 2 4 |
Trenton Titans ECHL 54 8 33 41 34 -7 |
2013-14 Bakersfield Condors ECHL 4 1 2 3 0 -7 |
Orlando Solar Bears ECHL 43 7 26 33 28 -1 | Playoffs 6 2 0 2 9 -3
Rockford IceHogs AHL 3 0 0 0 0 -2 |
Rochester Americans AHL 8 0 2 2 4 -5 |
2014-15 Toronto Marlies AHL 3 0 1 1 0 0 |
Orlando Solar Bears ECHL 37 4 13 17 44 -6 |
Ilves Liiga 10 3 2 5 0 4 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 2 -1
2015-16 Ilves Liiga 41 3 7 10 12 -9 |
Augsburger Panther DEL 6 0 3 3 0 0 |
2016-17 Atlanta Gladiators ECHL 22 7 16 23 8 -2 |
Kalamazoo Wings ECHL 26 3 14 17 24 1 | Playoffs 7 3 2 5 0 -4
Milwaukee Admirals AHL 8 0 2 2 2 -3 |
2017-18 HC Kosice Slovakia 54 7 18 25 6 4 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0 1
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2007-08 USA U19 WJAC-19 4 2 5 7 0 |
2015-16 USA Deutschland Cup 3 0 1 1 2 3 |
Team USA International 3 0 1 1 2 3 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 85 3 24 27 0.32 18 -7 |
DEL 6 0 3 3 0.50 0 0 |
Deutschland Cup 3 0 1 1 0.33 2 3 |
ECHL 186 30 104 134 0.72 138 -22 | 13 5 2 7 0.54 9 -7
International 3 0 1 1 0.33 2 3 |
Liiga 51 6 9 15 0.29 12 -5 | 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1
Midget 62 33 47 80 1.29 0 0 |
NCAA 114 21 57 78 0.68 84 33 |
Slovakia 54 7 18 25 0.46 6 4 | 5 0 1 1 0.20 0 1
USHL 118 30 65 95 0.81 64 14 | 20 2 15 17 0.85 20 4
WJAC-19 4 2 5 7 1.75 0 0 |
WJC-20 6 0 1 1 0.17 2 4 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/08/2018
05/08/2018 Confirmed HC Kosice Unknown
07/26/2017
07/26/2017 Confirmed Kalamazoo Wings HC Kosice
12/03/2016
12/03/2016 Loan Kalamazoo Wings Milwaukee Admirals
11/28/2016
11/28/2016 Confirmed Atlanta Gladiators Kalamazoo Wings
09/27/2016
09/27/2016 Confirmed Augsburger Panther Atlanta Gladiators
02/16/2016
02/16/2016 Confirmed Ilves Augsburger Panther
05/02/2015
05/02/2015 Extension Ilves Ilves
02/15/2015
02/15/2015 Confirmed Orlando Solar Bears Ilves
09/28/2014
09/28/2014 Confirmed Orlando Solar Bears Toronto Marlies
03/20/2014
03/20/2014 Loan Orlando Solar Bears Rochester Americans
11/12/2013
11/12/2013 Loan Orlando Solar Bears Rockford IceHogs
11/08/2013
11/08/2013 Confirmed Bakersfield Condors Orlando Solar Bears
10/22/2013
10/22/2013 Confirmed Philadelphia Flyers Bakersfield Condors
09/15/2011
09/15/2011 Confirmed Univ. of New Hampshire Philadelphia Flyers
Player Biography and Trivia


Memorable dates
- 2016-02-21 • Made DEL debut against Eisbären Berlin
- 2015-02-24 • Scored first Liiga goals (2+0). First goal was (assisted by S.Zalewski and J.Näppilä)(PP), vs. HIFK (V.Husso)
- 2015-02-20 • Scored first Liiga assist point against TPS
- 2015-02-17 • Made Liiga debut (vs. SaiPa) +/-: +1 PIM: 0 S: 1 TOI: 17:27
- 2012-10-17 • Scored first ECHL goal (assisted by A.Bohmbach and A.Conboy)(PP), vs. the Reading Royals(P.Grubauer)
- 2012-10-12 • Made ECHL debut against the Greenville Road Warriors and scored first assist point in the league. +/-: -1 PIM: 0 S: 3
- 2011-11-19 • Scored first AHL goal (assisted by G.Roe and O.Bartulis), vs. the Syracuse Crunch(J.Deslauriers)
- 2011-10-08 • Made AHL debut against the Connecticut Whale and scored first assist point in the league. +/-: +1 PIM: 0 S: 0