Minnesota Wild
Colton Gillies
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POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 208
BIRTHDATE: 02/12/1989
BIRTHPLACE: White Rock, BC, CAN
DRAFTED: MIN: 2007-16 overall
2008-09 GAME HIGHS:
Goals - 1, 2x (2/19 vs. CGY)br /> Assists - 1, 5x (4/10 vs. NSH)br /> Points - 1, 7x (4/10 vs. NSH)br /> Shots - 3 (11/1 at PHX)br /> Plus/Minus - +2x, (4/10 vs. NSH)br /> Ice Time - 12:32 (10/30 vs. MTL)br />
2008-09
* Had assist and was +2 vs. NSH (4/10)br /> * Scored first goal in 16 games vs. CGY (2/19)br /> * Notched first NHL goal (GWG) vs. NYI (12/19)br /> * Tallied an assist and +1 rating in back-to-back games (10/30-11/1)br /> * Recorded assist in first NHL game vs. BOS (10/11)
Topped Saskatoon (WHL) in PIM with 148 in 2006-07 while posting 30 points (13-17=30) in 65 games...Ranked fifth among teammates in goals and sixth in scoring...Participated in the 2007 CHL Top Prospects Game...Totaled three points (2-1=3) in six games for Team Canada at the 2007 Under-18 WJC...Tallied 12 points (6-6=12) and 57 PIM for the Blades in 63 contests during 2005-06...Served as an assistant captain of the gold-medal winning Team Canada at the 2006 Under-18 Junior World Cup...No. 12 ranked player in the draft according to the International Scouting Service...Is the nephew of Clark Gillies, who was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2002.