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Canada Wes Walz

#37 Minnesota Wild / NHL - 07/08
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Database: 981 707 players
Last added: Sofie Nässlin
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Valtteri Filppula 24 12 16 28
2. Michael Spacek 25 9 18 27
3. Roman Cervenka 20 4 22 26
4. Fabio Hofer 23 10 15 25
5. Daniel Winnik 21 7 17 24
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
52
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
1-time NL Most Valuable Player 1
1-time WHL (East) First All-Star Team 1
1-time WHL Rookie of the Year (Jim Piggott Trophy) 1

Children:
Kelvin Walz
Jaedyn Walz
Brehna Walz
Cheyne 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
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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 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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