Dennis Wideman

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  • Status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Group III)
  • Height: 6'0
  • Weight: 202 lbs.
  • Shoots: R
  • Experience: 12 years
  • Birthdate: Mar 20, 1983
  • Birthplace: Kitchener, Ont.
  • Drafted: Drafted by Buffalo in 2002 (8/241).
Scouting Report
Assets:
Owns excellent puck skills and is a quality asset at the point with the man advantage. Can log a lot of minutes and is a solid puck-moving D-man.
Flaws:
Does not play the body nearly enough, and struggles in defensive-zone coverage. Will cough up the puck at the wrong time. Lacks consistency.
Career Potential:
Inconsistent, veteran defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2011-12
Canadian Hockey League Second All-Star Team 2003-04
OHL Plus/Minus Award 2003-04
OHL First All-Star Team 2003-04