Jim Kyte a.k.a. "James Kyte"

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'5" / 196 cm
  • Weight
    209 lbs / 95 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Status
    Retired
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1980-81 Hawkesbury Hawks CJHL 42 2 24 26 133 |
1981-82 Cornwall Royals OHL 52 4 13 17 148 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 10
1982-83 Winnipeg Jets NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Cornwall Royals OHL 65 6 30 36 195 | Playoffs 8 0 2 2 24
1983-84 Winnipeg Jets NHL 58 1 2 3 55 -7 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 11
1984-85 Winnipeg Jets NHL 71 0 3 3 111 -26 | Playoffs 8 0 0 0 14
1985-86 Winnipeg Jets NHL 71 1 3 4 126 -21 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 12
1986-87 Winnipeg Jets NHL 72 5 5 10 162 4 | Playoffs 10 0 4 4 36
1987-88 Winnipeg Jets NHL 51 1 3 4 128 1 |
1988-89 Winnipeg Jets NHL 74 3 9 12 190 -25 |
1989-90 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 56 3 1 4 125 -10 |
1990-91 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 1 0 0 0 2 0 |
Muskegon Lumberjacks IHL 25 2 5 7 157 |
Calgary Flames NHL 42 0 9 9 153 10 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 7 2
1991-92 Calgary Flames NHL 21 0 1 1 107 2 |
Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL 6 0 1 1 9 |
1992-93 Ottawa Senators NHL 4 0 1 1 4 0 |
New Haven Senators AHL 63 6 18 24 163 -16 |
1993-94 Las Vegas Thunder “C” IHL 75 2 16 18 246 -3 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 51 1
1994-95 San Jose Sharks NHL 18 2 5 7 33 -7 | Playoffs 11 0 2 2 14 -1
Las Vegas Thunder IHL 76 3 17 20 195 3 |
1995-96 San Jose Sharks NHL 57 1 7 8 146 -12 |
1996-97 Kansas City Blades IHL 76 3 8 11 259 9 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2 -1
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 63 6 18 24 0.38 163 -16 |
CJHL 42 2 24 26 0.62 133 0 |
IHL 258 10 47 57 0.22 866 9 | 7 0 1 1 0.14 53 0
NHL 598 17 49 66 0.11 1342 -92 | 42 0 6 6 0.14 94 1
OHL 117 10 43 53 0.45 343 0 | 13 0 2 2 0.15 34 0
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1981, 1 #12 overall by Cornwall Royals in the OHL Priority Selection

Trivia
- Kyte is the first legally deaf player to play in the National Hockey League. He wore hearing aids and had special ear covers on his helmet.

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