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Kevin Klein
Kevin Klein
Defenseman  - NYR
Number: 8
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 202
Shoots: Right
Born: Dec 13, 1984  (Age 31)
Birthplace: Kitchener, ON, Canada
Acquired: Traded to Rangers by Nashville in exchange for Michael Del Zotto on January 22, 2014.
Drafted: NSH / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (37th overall)
Last Game: Recorded 3 hits and was credited with 1 blocked shot in Game 5 at PIT BLUESHIRT BULLETS: - Leads NYR defensemen in EVG (19), GWG (8), and shooting percentage (11.2), ranks 2nd in plus/minus rating (+44) and hits (279), and is tied for 2nd in goals (19) and points (58) since he made his NYR debut on 1/23/14 - Ranks 2nd among NHL defensemen in plus/minus rating (+40), is tied for 3rd in GWG (8), and is tied for 9th in EVG (18) since the start of the 2014-15 season 2016 PLAYOFFS: - Led NYR in blocked shots (9), tied for the team lead in SHA (1) and SHP (1), and tied for 4th in hits (18) 2015-16: - Tied career-highs in goals (9), assists (17), and points (26) - Led NYR in average even strength ice time (17:49), ranked 2nd in blocked shots (155) and average ice time (20:23), ranked 3rd in plus/minus rating (+16), and tied for 4th in GWG (4) - Led NYR defensemen in EVG (9) and GWG, ranked 2nd in G/GP (0.13), and tied for 2nd in goals

Signed as a free agent by Herlev (Denmark), November 14, 2012. Traded to NY Rangers by Nashville for Michael Del Zotto, January 22, 2014.