Ryan Hamilton (born April 15, 1985) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey forward who played in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Edmonton Oilers. He spent his last three professional seasons Captaining the Bakersfield Condors of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Hamilton in 2013
April 15, 1985|
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||219 lb (99 kg; 15 st 9 lb)|
Toronto Maple Leafs|
On July 5, 2006, Hamilton was signed as an Undrafted Free Agent by the Minnesota Wild. On January 21, 2009, he was traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for Robbie Earl. In 2011, Hamilton was named the captain of the Toronto Marlies.
After Hamilton was named MVP of the 2013 AHL All-Star Game, he was recalled to the NHL a few days later. On July 5, 2013, the Edmonton Oilers signed him to a two-year deal where he was reunited with former Toronto Marlies head coach Dallas Eakins. He scored his first NHL goal on February 10, 2015, in a 3–2 loss to the New York Islanders.
|2001–02||Moose Jaw Warriors||WHL||10||0||1||1||6||3||0||0||0||0|
|2002–03||Moose Jaw Warriors||WHL||5||0||0||0||2||—||—||—||—||—|
|2011–12||Toronto Maple Leafs||NHL||2||0||1||1||2||—||—||—||—||—|
|2012–13||Toronto Maple Leafs||NHL||10||0||2||2||0||2||0||1||1||0|
|2013–14||Oklahoma City Barons||AHL||30||7||9||16||26||—||—||—||—||—|
|2014–15||Oklahoma City Barons||AHL||43||18||19||37||15||10||5||0||5||2|
Awards and honoursEdit
- "Wild Signs Three Rookie Free Agents". NHL.com. Retrieved September 21, 2018.
- National Hockey League (2010). The National Hockey League Official Guide & Record Book/2011. Triumph Books. p. 300. ISBN 978-1-60078-422-4.
- Johnston, Chris (January 31, 2013). "Leafs pre-game: Hamilton ready to step up". sportsnet.ca. Retrieved September 21, 2018.
- "Kadri's impact immediate". Canoe.ca. March 23, 2012. Retrieved March 23, 2012.
- Fox, Luke (January 31, 2013). "Maple Leafs call up AHL All-Star Game MVP". sportsnet.ca. Retrieved September 21, 2018.
- "Edmonton Oilers sign Ryan Hamilton on a two-year deal". Edmonton Journal. July 5, 2013. Retrieved July 7, 2013.
- "Oshawa's Ryan Hamilton scores first NHL goal with Edmonton Oilers". durhamregion.com. February 11, 2015. Retrieved September 21, 2018.
- "Hamilton re-signs for two-years". Bakersfield Condors. April 27, 2016. Retrieved April 27, 2016.
- "Hamilton, Cote join Sharks scouting staff". American Hockey League. July 31, 2018. Retrieved July 31, 2018.