Kyle Palmieri
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 5' 10"
BIRTHDATE: 02/01/1991
AGE: 25
DRAFTED: ANA: 2009-26 overall
AHL First All-Star Team (2012) Traded to New Jersey by Anaheim for Florida's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to NY Rangers NY Rangers selected Ryan Gropp) in 2015 Entry Draft and New Jersey's 3rd round choice in 2016 Entry Draft, June 27, 2015.

2013-14: Appeared in his fourth NHL season with Anaheim, scoring 14-17=31 points with a +9 rating and 38 PIM in 71 games…set career highs in goals, assists, points, plus/minus, games played and PIM…posted five multi-point games (two multi-goal)…scored two goals 47 seconds apart (2-0=2), Mar. 14 @ COL...marked his 10th and 11th goals of the season, setting a career high (previously 10, 2012-13)…had a pair of three-game point streaks to match his career high, including Jan. 11-17 (1-2=3) and Dec. 31-Jan. 5 (2-2=4)…posted his second consecutive multi-point game (1-1=2) in a 5-3 win, Dec. 21 @ NYI…scored his first career OT goal and matched his career high with a +3 rating, Dec. 20 @ NJ…appeared in his 100th NHL game, Dec. 11 vs. MIN…PLAYOFFS: Collected three goals (3-0=3) with a +1 rating and 14 PIM in nine postseason games vs. DAL and LA…led the club in shooting percentage (25.0)…scored Anaheim’s first goal of the playoffs in a 4-3 win in Game 1 of the First Round, Apr. 16 vs. DAL…also scored in back-to-back games in his final two appearances in Games 6-7 of the Second Round vs. LA, May 14-16.

CAREER: Signed a three-year contract through the 2015-16 NHL season, July 26, 2013…signed a three-year entry-level contract, Aug. 3, 2010…2012-13: Appeared in his third NHL season with Anaheim and made his second appearance in the Stanley Cup Playoffs…collected 3-2=5 points in seven CQF series contests vs. DET…led the club with a +5 rating, co-led in goals and ranked tied for third in points…scored his first career playoff point (assist) and first playoff goal as part of a two-point night (1-1=2) in Game 2 of the CQF, May 2 vs. DET…had a three-game point streak (2-1=3), May 6-10…appeared in 42 regular-season contests, scoring 10-11=21 points with a +2 rating and nine PIM…ranked tied for sixth among NHL leaders in GWG (5)…co-led the Ducks in GWG and ranked sixth in goals…ranked tied for second on Anaheim in April scoring, picking up 4-4=8 points in 12 contests…posted a career-high three-game assist streak (0-3=3), Mar. 18-22…missed four contests with an upper-body injury, Mar. 6-12…recorded his first career hat trick (3-0=3), Feb. 27 vs. NSH…became the second-youngest player in team history to score a hat trick at 22 years and 26 days…marked the sixth natural hat trick in club history…scored his first career PPG, Feb. 2 vs. LA…recorded his second career multi-goal game (2-0=2) in a 3-1 victory on his 22nd birthday, Feb. 1 vs. MIN…began the season with Norfolk (AHL), scoring 13-12=25 points with 54 PIM in 33 games…2011-12: Appeared in his second NHL season with Anaheim, collecting 4-3=7 points with a +3 rating and six PIM in 18 games…became the first Ducks rookie to score two goals in a game since Matt Beleskey on Apr. 9, 2010, Mar. 14 vs. DET (2-0=2)…appeared in 51 games with Syracuse (AHL), recording 33-25=58 points with a +10 rating and 53 PIM…was named a First Team All-Star, becoming only the second Syracuse Crunch player to be named to the First Team…ranked tied for third among AHL leaders in goals and tied for fifth in the league in GWG (7) despite appearing in at least 22 fewer games than the top two goal scorers…led the Crunch in goals, ranked third in scoring and tied for third in PPG (6)…represented the Eastern Conference at the 2012 AHL All-Star Classic, scoring one goal in the contest…2010-11: Made his NHL debut with Anaheim in his first professional season, scoring one goal in 10 games…notched his first career goal in his NHL debut (Dan Ellis), Nov. 3 vs. TB…at 19 years, nine months and two days, became the fifth-youngest player to appear in a Ducks uniform…made his Stanley Cup Playoff debut in Game 3 of the CQF, Apr. 17 @ NSH, going scoreless in 10:07 TOI…appeared in 62 games with Syracuse, earning 29-22=51 points with 56 PIM…among AHL rookies, ranked first in shots (217), tied for first in goals, and tied for fifth in scoring…led Syracuse in goals and points…was an AHL All-Star and named the league’s Rookie of the Month for March after recording 12-3=15 points in 13 games…also earned AHL Player of the Week honors for Mar. 14-20 (6-1=7) and Oct. 25-31 (5-1=6)…collected hat tricks on two occasions, including Mar. 19 vs. Charlotte (3-1=4) and Oct. 27 @ Hamilton (3-0=3)…Miscellaneous: Represented Team USA at the 2012 IIHF World Championship in Helsinki, notching 2-2=4 points with a +2 rating and eight PIM in seven games…also won bronze with Team USA at the 2011 World Junior Championship in Buffalo, NY…won a gold medal with the U.S. at the 2010 IIHF World Junior Championship…scored 1-8=9 points in seven games, finishing third on Team USA in scoring and second in assists…in his freshman season with Notre Dame (CCHA) in 2009-10, scored 9-8=17 points in 33 games…ranked tied for first in club rookie scoring and tied for 10th in CCHA rookie scoring…his five PPG ranked third on the squad…scored 15-15=30 points with the U.S. U-18 team in 2008-09…ranked fourth among team leaders in points-per-game (.91) and tied for fourth in GWG (4)…participated in the 2008 IIHF Under-18 World Championship, helping Team USA to bronze with 2-2=4 points in seven games.

PERSONAL: Grew up in Montvale, NJ…graduated from Pioneer High School (Ann Arbor, MI) in 2009…his favorite players growing up were Chris Drury and Mark Messier…cites the 2010 World Junior Championship as his greatest hockey memory…spends most of his summers in Boston, MA golfing and working out.