8 Will O’Neill

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Name
Will O'Neill
Nationality
usa United States
Position
Defenseman
Date of Birth
April 28, 1988
Hometown
Salem, MA
Age
29
Height
6'1"
Weight
205
Current Team
LV
  • Years Pro: 6th Season
  • Draft: Atlanta Thrashers (2006), Round 7, #210 overall
  • 2016-17 Stats:
  • Lehigh Valley (AHL) 57 games, 3g, 28a, 31pts, 44pim

— Scored 2 goals, including overtime game-winner, in 5-4 win (OT) vs. Bridgeport on November 25, 2017
— NHL Debut: November 2, 2017, Philadelphia at St. Louis
— Missed final 21 games of 2016-17 season due to injury
— Recorded career-high 4 assists in 7-1 win vs. Providence on December 17, 2016
— Signed a two-year, two-way contract with Philadelphia Flyers on July 1, 2016
— Finished 3rd among AHL defensemen in points (50) and assists (42) last season
— Led all WB/Scranton blueliners in goals (8), assists (42) and points (50) last season. Finished 4th among all Penguins in total scoring (50 points)
— Led all St. John’s skaters in points (48) and assists (38) during 2014-15 season
— Established career-high with 10 goals during 2014-15 season
— First Pro Goal: April 3, 2012, St. John’s vs. Portland (fourth professional game)
— Pro Debut: March 28, 2012, St. John’s at Norfolk
— Four-year career at University of Maine (2008-12): 141 games, 19 goals, 82 assists, 101 points, 263 penalty minutes
— Named to New England Division I All-Star team following senior season (2011-12)
— Member of Clark Cup champion Omaha Lancers (USHL) (2008) (14 games, 1 goal, 6 assists, 7 points, 38 penalty minutes)