Kevin Roy (born May 20, 1993) is a Canadian professional ice hockey forward currently playing under contract with the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League (NHL). Roy was selected by the Anaheim Ducks in the 4th round (97th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. He played with the NCAA Men's Division I Northeastern Huskies in the Hockey East conference from 2012 to 2016.
May 20, 1993|
Greenfield Park, Quebec, Canada
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)|
|NHL team (P)|
Springfield Thunderbirds (AHL)
97th overall, 2012|
Roy attended Northeastern University, where he skated with the Northeastern Huskies men's ice hockey team since the 2012–13 season. In his freshman season Roy was honoured when he was named to the 2012–13 Hockey East All-Rookie Team. The following season he was named to the 2013–14 Hockey East Second All-Star Team, and in his junior year he was named to the 2014–15 Hockey East First All-Star Team. He scored a hat trick in his first-ever Beanpot Tournament game as a freshman in 2013. Roy's brother, Derick Roy, also played at Northeastern as a goaltender.
During the 2017–18 season, Roy was recalled from AHL affiliate, the San Diego Gulls, and made his NHL debut with the Ducks against the Vancouver Canucks on November 9, 2017, He scored his first NHL goal against the Boston Bruins on November 15, 2017.
|2015–16||San Diego Gulls||AHL||2||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2016–17||San Diego Gulls||AHL||67||16||30||46||16||10||2||3||5||0|
|2017–18||San Diego Gulls||AHL||45||14||23||37||14||—||—||—||—||—|
|2018–19||San Diego Gulls||AHL||11||1||4||5||6||8||2||1||3||0|
Awards and honoursEdit
|Player of the Year||2011–12|||
|Hockey East All-Rookie Team||2012–13|||
|Hockey East Second-Team All-Star||2013–14|||
|Hockey East First-Team All-Star||2014–15|||
|NCAA (East) Second All-American Team||2014–15|||
- "Pee-Wee players who have reached NHL or WHA" (PDF). Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament. 2018. Retrieved February 16, 2019.
- "Kevin Roy earns Hockey East First Team All-Star status". Northeastern University. March 19, 2015. Retrieved March 19, 2015.
- "Ducks Sign LW Kevin Roy to a Two-Year Entry-Level Contract". Anaheim Ducks. April 8, 2016. Retrieved April 8, 2016.
- "Silfverberg's goals lead Ducks past Canucks". tsn.ca. November 10, 2017. Retrieved May 17, 2018.
- "Recap: Roy's First Career Goal Helps Ducks to 4-2 Victory Over Boston". NHL.com. November 16, 2017. Retrieved November 16, 2017.
- "Panthers sign UFA forward Kevin Roy to one-year contract". litteboxcats.com. July 4, 2019. Retrieved July 5, 2019.
- "Kevin Roy is USHL player of the year". Lincoln Journal Star. April 1, 2012. Retrieved April 1, 2012.
- "Kevin Roy – 2014–15 Men's Ice Hockey". Northeastern University. March 15, 2015. Retrieved March 15, 2015.
- "HE announces All-Star Teams". Hockey East. April 1, 2014. Retrieved April 1, 2014.
- "Conference Honors, 2014–15". collegehockeyinc.com. April 2, 2015. Retrieved April 2, 2015.
- "Five schools net a pair of All-American selections". USCHO.com. April 11, 2015. Retrieved April 11, 2015.