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Canada Todd Nelson

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Last added: Fabien Racine
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ryan McAllister 26 11 29 40
2. Austen Swankler 27 16 22 38
3. Jason Polin 26 23 12 35
4. Collin Graf 24 12 22 34
5. Matt Brown 23 11 23 34
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
53
Height
6'0" / 183 cm
Weight
201 lbs / 91 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1

Brother: Jeff Nelson

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1984-85 Prince Albert Raiders U18 AAA SMAAAHL 36 3 18 21 50 - |
1985-86 Prince Albert Raiders U18 AAA SMAAAHL 36 3 23 26 74 - |
Prince Albert Raiders WHL 4 0 0 0 0 - |
1986-87 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 35 1 6 7 10 - | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 -
1987-88 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 72 3 21 24 59 - | Playoffs 10 3 2 5 4 -
1988-89 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 72 14 45 59 72 - | Playoffs 4 1 3 4 4 -
1989-90 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 69 13 42 55 88 - | Playoffs 14 3 12 15 12 -
1990-91 Muskegon Lumberjacks IHL 79 4 20 24 32 - | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 4 -
1991-92 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
Muskegon Lumberjacks IHL 80 6 35 41 46 - | Playoffs 14 1 11 12 4 -
1992-93 Cleveland Lumberjacks IHL 76 7 35 42 115 6 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 4 -4
1993-94 Washington Capitals NHL 2 1 0 1 2 1 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 -1
Portland Pirates AHL 80 11 34 45 69 10 | Playoffs 11 0 6 6 6 1
1994-95 Portland Pirates AHL 75 10 35 45 76 18 | Playoffs 7 0 4 4 6 -3
1995-96 Hershey Bears AHL 70 10 40 50 38 2 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 8 0
1996-97 Grand Rapids Griffins IHL 81 3 18 21 32 2 | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 0 -3
1997-98 Grand Rapids Griffins IHL 75 6 21 27 36 15 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 0
1998-99 Berlin Capitals DEL 44 5 10 15 26 -19 |
1999-00 HIFK SM-liiga 4 1 1 2 2 -3 |
Grand Rapids Griffins IHL 73 2 15 17 47 36 | Playoffs 17 0 2 2 10 7
2000-01 Rochester Americans AHL 74 6 20 26 32 9 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 2 -3
2001-02 Muskegon Fury UHL 66 8 25 33 38 33 | Playoffs 17 2 6 8 2 12
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 7 0 2 2 8 0 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 HIFK Euro HL 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2002-03 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL Asst. Coach
2003-04 Muskegon Fury UHL Head Coach
2004-05 Muskegon Fury UHL Head Coach
2005-06 Muskegon Fury UHL Head Coach
2006-07 Chicago Wolves AHL Asst. Coach
2007-08 Chicago Wolves AHL Asst. Coach
2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers NHL Asst. Coach
2009-10 Atlanta Thrashers NHL Asst. Coach
2010-11 Oklahoma City Barons AHL Head Coach
2011-12 Oklahoma City Barons AHL Head Coach
2012-13 Oklahoma City Barons AHL Head Coach
2013-14 Oklahoma City Barons AHL Head Coach
2014-15 Oklahoma City Barons AHL Head Coach
Edmonton Oilers NHL Head Coach Replaced Dallas Eakins midseason
2015-16 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL Head Coach
2016-17 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL Head Coach
2017-18 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL Head Coach
2018-19 Dallas Stars NHL Asst. Coach
2019-20 Dallas Stars NHL Asst. Coach
2020-21 Dallas Stars NHL Asst. Coach
2021-22 Dallas Stars NHL Asst. Coach
2022-23 Hershey Bears AHL Head Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 5 306 37 131 168 0.55 223 39 | 4 27 1 14 15 0.56 22 -5
DEL 1 44 5 10 15 0.34 26 -19 | 0
Euro HL 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
IHL 6 464 28 144 172 0.37 308 59 | 6 46 2 15 17 0.37 22 0
SM-liiga (Liiga) 1 4 1 1 2 0.50 2 -3 | 0
NHL 2 3 1 0 1 0.33 2 1 | 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1
SMAAAHL 2 72 6 41 47 0.65 124 - | 0
UHL 1 66 8 25 33 0.50 38 33 | 1 17 2 6 8 0.47 2 12
WHL 5 252 31 114 145 0.58 229 - | 4 32 7 17 24 0.75 20 -
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