Kevin Klein
Kevin Klein
Defenseman  - NYR
Number: 8
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 202
Shoots: Right
Born: Dec 13, 1984  (Age 30)
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)
ENTERING THE 2015-16 SEASON: - Leads Rangers defensemen in EVG (10) and OTG (two), ranks second in goals (10), points (32), GWG (four), hits (162), and plus/minus rating (plus-28), and is tied for third in assists (22) since he made his Rangers debut on Jan. 23, 2014 2014-15 NOTES: - Established career-highs in goals (nine), points (26), GWG (four), EVG (nine), plus/minus rating (plus-24), and OTG (two), and tied a career-high in assists (17) - Tied for 14th in the NHL and ranked fourth among NHL defensemen in plus/minus rating - Was the only NHL defenseman who ranked in the top five in EVG, plus/minus rating, and GWG at the time of his injury on Mar. 11 - Led Rangers defensemen in goals, points, plus/minus rating, and GWG at the time of his injury - Established playoff career-highs in assists (four) and SOG (21), and tied a playoff career-high in points (four) - Tied for fifth on the Rangers and tied for first among team defensemen in primary assists (three) in the playoffs

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