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Luke Kunin

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#19

  • DOB: 12/4/1997
  • Ht: 6-0
  • Wt: 200
  • Shoots: R
  • Years on Team: 1
  • Hometown: Chesterfield, MO
  • Drafted: Selected by Minnesota Wild in the first round (#15 overall) 2016 NHL Entry Draft.

Career Notes
• Signed three-year entry-level deal with Minnesota on May 26, 2016
• Made NHL debut on Oct. 14, 2017 vs. Columbus
• Recorded first NHL point (an assist) on Oct. 21, 2017 at Calgary
• Scored first NHL goal on Oct. 26, 2017 vs. New York Islanders
• Made professional debut against Cleveland on March 24, 2017
• Scored first professional goal and recorded first career hat-trick against Rockford on March 28, 2017
• Led Wisconsin in points (38), goals (22), power-play goals (9) and shots (112), was tied for first in short-handed goals (2) and tied for third in game-winning goals (2)
• Served as captain for Wisconsin in 2016-17
• Served as second-youngest player in NCAA hockey in 2015-16
• Led Wisconsin in goals (19) in 2015-16
• Became first Badger named to All-Big 10 Freshman Team
• Served as captain of 2017 USA IIHF World Junior Championship Team
• Recorded four points (2g, 2a) in seven games at 2017 WJC
• Won a gold medal in 2017 WJC
• Represented USA in seven different international competitions, winning gold in six
• Captained USA to gold medal at 2015 U-18 WJC

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