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Canada Wes Walz
#37 Minnesota Wild / NHL - 07/08
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Database: 858 358 players
Last added: Rolf Löfqvist
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Petri Kontiola 55 14 41 55
2. Daniel Audette 60 13 37 50
3. Josh Kestner 59 24 25 49
4. Ahti Oksanen 53 22 26 48
5. Robin Press 58 17 31 48
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
51
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time NL Champion 1

Son: Kelvin Walz
Daughter : Jaedyn Walz

Team Staff profile of Wes Walz also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1986-87 Calgary Northstars U18 AAA AMHL - - - - - |
1987-88 Calgary Northstars U18 AAA “A” AMHL 35 47 52 99 72 |
Prince Albert Raiders WHL 1 1 1 2 0 |
1988-89 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 63 29 75 104 32 | Playoffs 8 1 5 6 6
1989-90 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 56 54 86 140 69 | Playoffs 19 13 24 37 33
Boston Bruins NHL 2 1 1 2 0 -1 |
Canada U20 WJC-20 7 2 3 5 0 |
1990-91 Boston Bruins NHL 56 8 8 16 32 -14 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 -3
Maine Mariners AHL 20 8 12 20 19 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 21
1991-92 Boston Bruins NHL 15 0 3 3 12 -3 |
Maine Mariners AHL 21 13 11 24 38 -6 |
Philadelphia Flyers NHL 2 1 0 1 0 1 |
Hershey Bears AHL 41 13 28 41 37 -19 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 0 1
1992-93 Hershey Bears AHL 78 35 45 80 106 -2 |
1993-94 Calgary Flames NHL 53 11 27 38 16 20 | Playoffs 6 3 0 3 2 -1
Saint John Flames AHL 15 6 6 12 14 6 |
1994-95 Calgary Flames NHL 39 6 12 18 11 7 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
1995-96 Detroit Red Wings NHL 2 0 0 0 0 0 |
Adirondack Red Wings AHL 38 20 35 55 58 12 |
1996-97 EV Zug NLA 41 24 22 46 67 | Playoffs 9 5 1 6 39
1997-98 EV Zug NLA 38 18 34 52 32 | Playoffs 20 16 12 28 18
1998-99 EV Zug NLA 42 22 27 49 75 | Playoffs 10 3 9 12 2
EHC Chur NLB 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 7 3 3 6 14
1999-00 Long Beach Ice Dogs IHL 6 4 3 7 8 7 |
HC Lugano NLA 13 7 11 18 14 | Playoffs 5 3 4 7 4
2000-01 Minnesota Wild “A” NHL 82 18 12 30 37 -8 |
Canada WC 6 0 4 4 2 3 |
2001-02 Minnesota Wild NHL 64 10 20 30 43 0 |
2002-03 Minnesota Wild NHL 80 13 19 32 63 11 | Playoffs 18 7 6 13 14 5
2003-04 Minnesota Wild NHL 57 12 13 25 32 5 |
2004-05 Did not play |
2005-06 Minnesota Wild “A” NHL 82 19 18 37 61 7 |
2006-07 Minnesota Wild “A” NHL 62 9 15 24 30 3 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 4 1
2007-08 Minnesota Wild “A” NHL 11 1 3 4 6 -5 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1987-88 Calgary Northstars U18 AAA “A” Air Canada Cup - - - - - |
1996-97 Team Canada Spengler Cup 4 0 3 3 - |
1997-98 EV Zug Euro HL 5 1 3 4 10 |
Team Canada Spengler Cup - - - - - |
1998-99 EV Zug Euro HL 6 7 5 12 16 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 12
1999-00 HC Lugano Euro HL 1 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 4 3 3 6 4 0
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2008-09 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Asst. Coach
2009-10 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Asst. Coach Released midseason
2010-11 East Ridge High USHS-MN Asst. Coach
2014-15 East Ridge High USHS-MN Head Coach
2015-16 East Ridge High USHS-MN Head Coach
2016-17 East Ridge High USHS-MN Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AMHL (AEHL U18) 2 35 47 52 99 2.83 72 - | 0
AHL 5 213 95 137 232 1.09 272 -9 | 2 8 1 2 3 0.38 21 1
Air Canada Cup 1 - - - - - - - | 0
Euro HL 3 12 8 8 16 1.33 26 0 | 2 6 3 3 6 1.00 16 0
IHL 1 6 4 3 7 1.17 8 7 | 0
NHL 13 607 109 151 260 0.43 343 23 | 5 32 10 7 17 0.53 20 2
NLA (NL) 4 134 71 94 165 1.23 188 - | 4 44 27 26 53 1.20 63 -
NLB (SL) 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - | 1 7 3 3 6 0.86 14 -
Spengler Cup 2 4 0 3 3 0.75 - - | 0
WC 1 6 0 4 4 0.67 2 3 | 0
WHL 3 120 84 162 246 2.05 101 - | 2 27 14 29 43 1.59 39 -
WJC-20 1 7 2 3 5 0.71 0 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Marián Gáborík (F) 2000-2008 7 Minnesota Wild
Nick Schultz (D) 2001-2008 6 Minnesota Wild
Manny Fernandez (G) 2000-2007 6 Minnesota Wild
Pascal Dupuis (F) 2000-2007 6 Minnesota Wild

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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Chur

Cult/Star player for Lugano

Cult/Star player for Minnesota Wild

Cult/Star player for Prince Albert Raiders

Cult/Star player for Zug

Career transactions
- 2007-03-17 • Announced his retirement
- 2000-06-28 • Signed as a free agent by the Minnesota Wild
- 1995-09-06 • Signed as a free agent by the Detroit Red Wings
- 1993-08-26 • Signed as a free agent by the Calgary Flames
- 1992-01-02 • Traded to the Philadelphia Flyers with Garry Galley and a 1993 3rd round pick (Milos Holan) for Gord Murphy, Brian Dobbin, a 1992 3rd round pick (Sergei Zholtok) and a 1993 4th round pick (Charles Paquette)

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