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Devils sign prospect Eric Gelinas, add D Dan Kelly

Wednesday, 05.19.2010 / 3:19 PM ET / News
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Devils sign prospect Eric Gelinas, add D Dan Kelly
Newark, NJ – The Devils today signed two players: defensemen Eric Gelinas and Dan Kelly. The announcement was made by Devils’ President/CEO/ General Manager Lou Lamoriello.  As per club policy, no further terms were disclosed.

Gelinas, 19, was New Jersey’s second choice, and 54th overall selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. The 6-4, 190-lb. defenseman split the 2009-10 season between Lewiston and Chicoutimi, combining for six goals and 25 assists for 31 points and 59 penalty minutes in 61 QMJHL games played. Gelinas added one goal and four assists for five points and six penalty minutes in six post-season contests. Born May 8, 1991 in Vanier, Ont., he spent his first two full seasons of junior hockey in 2007-08 and 2008-09 with the MAINEiacs. Prior to being drafted, Gelinas participated in the 2009 CHL Top Prospects Game.

Kelly, 21, spent the past five seasons with Kitchener (OHL), totaling 11 goals and 71 assists for 82 points and 277 penalty minutes in 235 appearances. The 6-1, 215. lb. defenseman  saw action in 58 games this past season, posting six goals and 21 assists for 27 points and 99 penalty minutes while serving the Rangers as captain. Kelly added four goals and nine assists for 13 points and 23 penalty minutes in leading Kitchener to the Western Conference Finals. Born May 17, 1989 in Morrisonville, NY, he will attend his first NHL training camp in September. Kelly was not drafted.

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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 248 187 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 214 184 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 259 206 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 237 199 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 245 224 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 231 211 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 232 208 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 217 204 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 209 201 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 198 213 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 227 248 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 212 223 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 176 209 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 183 219 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 206 257 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 153 269 54

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2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
A. Henrique 75 16 27 -6 43
M. Cammalleri 68 27 15 2 42
P. Elias 69 13 21 -20 34
S. Gomez 58 7 27 -10 34
S. Bernier 67 16 16 2 32
T. Zajac 74 11 14 -3 25
A. Larsson 64 3 21 2 24
A. Greene 82 3 19 1 22
E. Gelinas 61 6 13 -2 19
M. Ryder 47 6 13 -1 19
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Schneider 26 31 9 .925 2.26
K. Kinkaid 6 5 4 .915 2.59