|Assets:||Likes to rile up opponents, and is at his best when throwing them off their game. Boasts power-forward upside. Is willing to go to the front of the net in order to score goals. Can also drop the gloves. Has good hands.|
|Flaws:||His agitating ways have been known to go too far at times, which have hurt his own team and led to issues with teammates. Needs more work on his defensive play and game-to-game consistency.|
|Career Potential:||Agitating power forward with upside.|
|WHL||West First All-Star Team||2009-10|
|6/30/2014||New York Rangers did not tender a qualifying offer.|
|12/06/2013||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|12/06/2013||Acquired from the Chicago Blackhawks.|
|9/29/2013||Assigned to HV71 (Sweden).|
|7/17/2013||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Chicago Blackhawks to a one-year contract.|
|9/15/2012||Assigned to Rockford (AHL).|
|9/26/2011||Assigned to Rockford (AHL).|
|10/01/2010||Assigned to Rockford (AHL).|
|4/28/2010||Recalled from Rockford (AHL).|
|4/02/2010||Re-assigned to Rockford (AHL).|
|9/22/2009||Returned to his junior team (Lethbridge-WHL).|
|5/20/2009||Signed by the Chicago Blackhawks to a three-year entry level contract.|
|4/10/2009||Signed by the Rockford IceHogs (AHL).|
|10/06/2008||Returned to his junior team (Everett-WHL).|
|12/06/2013||New York Rangers traded Brandon Mashinter to the Chicago Blackhawks for Kyle Beach.|
|6/20/2008||Drafted by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round (11th overall) in 2008.|
Kyle Beach to play in the minors | 12/07/2013 8:08 AM
NewsKyle Beach will report to Hartford of the AHL.
ImpactBeach was dealt to the Rangers from Chicago on Friday. He had four goals in seven games in the AHL this season with Rockford. Beach was taken with the 11th overall pick in the 2008 Draft but has yet to play in the NHL.
Rangers get prospect Kyle Beach from Hawks | 12/06/2013 1:37 PM
NewsThe Chicago Blackhawks have shipped Kyle Beach to the New York Rangers in exchange for Brandon Mashinter.
Rangers.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactBeach was taken with the 11th overall pick in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, but he still hasn't even made his NHL debut. He would be worth keeping an eye on if he ever makes it to the NHL, if only because he spends a ton of time in the sin bin.
Blackhawks put Kyle Beach on waivers | 09/23/2013 5:46 PM
NewsKyle Beach has been waived by Chicago.
ImpactHe will stay with the team until he clears or gets claimed. If he clears then he's expected to report to AHL Rockford. Beach was drafted 11th overall in 2008, but he hasn't appeared in an NHL game yet in his career. He recorded 26 points and 204 penalty minutes in 66 minor-league games last year.
Kyle Beach signs one-year deal with Chicago | 07/17/2013 1:51 PM
NewsKyle Beach has agreed to a one-year contract with the Chicago Blackhawks.
Tracey Myers on Twitter
ImpactBeach had 26 points and 204 penalty minutes in 66 games with the AHL Rockford IceHogs. He'll be competing for a spot on the Blackhawks fourth line during training camp.
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