Anaheim Ducks
Kent Huskins
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KentHuskins
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 210
BIRTHDATE: 05/04/1979
BIRTHPLACE: Almonte, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: CHI: 1998-156 overall
2008-09 Regular Season
***IS CURRENTLY OUT WIHT A BROKEN FOOT...IS EXPECTED TO MISS 1-2 MORE WEEKS...HAS MISSED 26 GAMES THUS FAR

- Scoreless with a season-high +3 rating, Dec. 14 vs. MIN
- Logged four hits and four blocked shots in a career-high 23:26 TOI, Nov. 30 @ CAR
- Registered his sixth point of the season (assist), Nov. 21 @ STL
- Earned an assist, his second point in as many games (1-1=2), Oct. 27 @ CBJ
- Recorded his second goal of the season, Oct. 25 @ MTL
- Scored his first goal of the campaign, Oct. 15 vs. EDM

2007-08: Appeared in his second NHL season, all with Anaheim…ranked second on the Ducks and tied for 14th in the NHL with a +23 rating…finished third among Anaheim defensemen in games played (76)…owned a plus-or-even rating in 18 consecutive games (+6 overall), Jan. 23-Mar. 5…posted a career-high three-game point streak (0-3=3), Jan 5-9…also had three two-game point streaks: Feb. 22-24 (1-1=2), Dec. 22-27 (0-2=2) and Oct. 15-17 (1-1=2)…his first two career GWG came within a seven-game stretch: Feb. 10 @ DET (W, 3-2) and Feb. 24 vs. CHI (W, 6-3)…missed six games with a bruised knee, Dec. 7-16…tied a franchise single-game record with a +5 rating in a 6-3 victory, Nov. 15 @ LA…collected his first career PPG as the Ducks defeated the Kings, 4-3, in a shootout on Nov. 13 at Honda Center…picked up 1-3=4 points over a six-game stretch, Oct. 10-23…scored his first career NHL goal in a 6-3 Anaheim win, Oct. 15 vs. DET…played a career-high 22:23, Oct. 6 @ PIT. PLAYOFFS: Played in his second career postseason with Anaheim, appearing in all six CQF games vs. DAL…recorded his second career playoff point (assist) in Game 4 of the CQF, Apr. 17 @ DAL.

Career: Signed a two-year contract extension with Anaheim on June 23, 2007…2006-2007: Appeared in his first NHL season… played in 33 games with Anaheim, collecting 0-3=3 points…recorded single assists on Mar. 28 @ CHI, Mar. 9 vs. EDM and Dec. 26 @ SJ (first NHL point)…was a season-high +2 on Feb. 26 @ SJ…recalled from Portland on Feb. 25 and remained with the Ducks throughout the rest of the season and playoffs…originally recalled on Dec. 21, making his NHL debut on Dec. 23 @ PHX, going scoreless while logging 11:03 TOI…reassigned to Portland on Jan. 24…appeared in 39 games with Portland…collected 3-12=15 points with 23 PIM and a +3 rating…collected two assists on Oct. 22 vs. Binghamton…scored a goal with a +2 rating on Dec. 2 vs. Albany…served both as alternate captain and captain for the Pirates…PLAYOFFS: Played in all of Anaheim’s 21 postseason contests, earning 0-1=1 point with 11:44 avg. TOI and a +4 rating…went scoreless with a playoff-high +2 rating on June 4 @ OTT in Game Four of the SCF…collected his first postseason point (an assist) on Apr. 25 vs. VAN in Game One of the CSF vs. VAN.2005-06: Was the only Pirate to play in all 80 games, scoring 8-23=31 points…set professional career highs in goals, assists and points…finished second among Portland defensemen in scoring and led all team defensemen with a +24 rating…appeared in 18 postseason contests, recording a playoff-high 3-6=9 points, while leading the Pirates to the Eastern Conference Final in the Calder Cup Playoffs…2004-2005: Scored 5-1=16 points with 41 PIM in 65 games with Manitoba (AHL)…notched two assists with 12 PIM in 14 playoff games…2003-04: With San Antonio (AHL), scored 5-14=19 points with 42 PIM in 79 games…2002-03: Completed his second year with Norfolk (AHL), recording 5-22=27 points in 80 games…set a career-high with 48 PIM…appeared in nine postseason contests, earning 2-2=4 points with four PIM…2001-02: Made his professional hockey debut playing in 65 games with Norfolk (AHL), collecting 4-11=15 points with 44 PIM…also made his professional postseason debut, appearing in four playoff games for the Admirals, collecting 0-1=1 point…2000-2001: In his senior season at Clarkson University, collected collegiate highs in goals, assists and points (6-28=34)…named to NCAA East First All-American Team and the ECAC First All-Star Team…led the Golden Knights to the best regular season record in the ECAC…1999-2000: Appeared in 28 games at Clarkson, recording 2-16=18 points with 30 PIM…named to the ECAC First All-Star Team…1998-1999: Earned 5-11=16 points with 28 PIM in 37 games during his sophomore season at Clarkson…1997-98: In his freshman season at Clarkson, earned 2-8=10 points with 46 PIM in 35 games…Miscellaneous: in 135 career games at Clarkson University, collected 15-63=78 points with 126 PIM.

PERSONAL: Single…nickname is Husky…played as a forward growing up before making the switch to defense when he was 13…as a youngster, enjoyed watching NHL players such as former Toronto Maple Leaf Al Iafrate…says Fiji would top his list of vacation destinations…some of his favorite bands include Angels & Airwaves, the Sam Roberts Band and the Headstones…spent part of last summer at Lake Tahoe and in his hometown of Almonte, Ontario where he brought the Stanley Cup a year earlier...lists the sushi at Tuna Town in Huntington Beach and Morton’s in Anaheim as a few of his favorite restaurant experiences in Orange County.