Trevor van Riemsdyk

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Trevor van Riemsdyk
Born (1991-07-24) July 24, 1991 (age 28)
Middletown Township, NJ, USA
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Defense
Caught Left
NHL team Chicago Blackhawks
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2014–

Trevor van Riemsdyk (born July 24, 1991) is a American ice hockey defenseman. He currently plays for the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Career[change | change source]

Before playing in the NHL, van Riemsdyk played 29 games of high school hockey at the Christian Brothers Academy in Lincroft, New Jersey. He then played 2 years with New Hampshire Junior Monarchs of the Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL) and 3 years with the New Hampshire Wildcats. He was impressive enough in his sophomore year to be named to the 2012-13 All-Hockey East First Team.

On March 24, 2014, the Chicago Blackhawks signed van Riemsdyk to a two-year entry-level deal.[1] On October 9, 2014, he made his NHL debut in a 3–2 shootout win against the Dallas Stars.[2]

Personal life[change | change source]

His brother James van Riemsdyk also plays in the NHL for the Toronto Maple Leafs.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Blackhawks agree to terms with Trevor van Riemsdyk". Chicago Blackhawks. Retrieved 2014-11-7. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "Blackhawks, Stars expect spirited battle in opener". Chicago Blackhawks. Retrieved 2014-11-7. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. "Brothers James and Trevor van Riemsdyk face off for first time in NHL". NHL. Retrieved 2014-11-7. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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