Kyle Cumiskey
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
BIRTHDATE: 12/02/1986
DRAFTED: COL: 2005-222 overall
Played the 2012-13 season with Modo of the Swedish Elite League, scoring 7-25=32 points with 30 PIM in 46 games…also earned 1-4=5 points in five playoff games with Modo…was acquired by Anaheim from Colorado on Oct. 8, 2011 and spent the 2011-12 season with Syracuse (AHL)…scored 6-23=29 points with a +1 rating and 44 PIM in 57 AHL games, co-leading Syracuse defensemen in goals and ranking second in points and assists…added one assist (0-1=1) in four AHL Playoff games…appeared in his fifth NHL season with Colorado in 2010-11, earning 1-7=8 points with 10 PIM in 18 games…missed 64 games due to a pair of head injuries, Nov. 4-Jan. 14 and Feb. 9-Apr. 10…appeared in a career-high 61 contests with the Avalanche in 2009-10, earning 7-13=20 points with 20 PIM…led team defensemen in goals…notched his first career multi-goal game (2-0=2), Jan. 18, 2010 vs. Edmonton…set a franchise record for the fastest overtime goal after scoring nine seconds into OT, Feb. 10 vs. ATL…missed five games with a head injury (Feb. 13-Mar. 6) and 16 with a foot injury (Nov. 25-Dec. 26)…made his NHL postseason debut in 2010, scoring 1-1=2 points in the club’s six CQF games vs. San Jose…led the team in playoff TOI (22:37)…appeared in his third NHL season with Colorado in 2008-09, going scoreless in six games…missed the final 33 games of the season with a shoulder injury suffered on Jan. 29 vs. TOR…underwent season-ending surgery on Feb. 18…opened the season with Lake Erie (AHL), where he earned 5-12=17 points with a +7 rating and 16 PIM in 28 games…tallied 1-1=2 points with a +6 rating for the Canadian All-Stars at the 2009 AHL All-Star Classic on Jan. 26 @ Worcester…appeared in his second NHL season with Colorado in 2007-08…scored 0-5=5 points with 16 PIM in 38 games…missed 17 games with a groin injury, Jan. 12-Feb. 18…began the season at Lake Erie, posting 1-1=2 points with four PIM in five games…appeared in his first NHL season with Colorado in 2006-07, scoring 1-1=2 points with two PIM in nine games…recorded his first career NHL assist on Jan. 13 @ ANA and his first career goal, Jan. 6 @ MIN…made his NHL debut with the Avalanche in on Jan. 1, 2007 at Nashville…also played 63 AHL games with Albany, scoring 7-26=33 points with 32 PIM…led team defensemen in scoring…made his Calder Cup Playoff debut in 2007, earning 0-2=2 points with six PIM…played 177 WHL contests for the Kelowna Rockets from 2003-06, collecting 8-67=75 points with 119 PIM and a +22 rating…was part of the Rockets’ Memorial Cup-winning team in 2004 and also helped the club advance to the tournament in 2005…represented Team Canada at the 2010 IIHF World Championship in Cologne, Germany, collecting three assists (0-3=3) in seven contests.