Pacific Division RANK: 4
Record: 42-29-9 NHL rank: 12

Dennis Wideman

#6 • D
  • Status: On roster
  • Height: 6'0
  • Weight: 202 lbs.
  • Shoots: R
  • Experience: 11 years
  • Birthdate: Mar 20, 1983
  • Birthplace: Kitchener, Ont.
  • Drafted: Drafted by Buffalo in 2002 (8/241).
  • Acquired: Acquired in a trade with Washington in 2012.
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 55 4 13 17 -7 30 2 0 0 20:19 85 0.31
On Pace 62 5 15 20 -8 34 2 0 0 20:19 96 0.32
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:
Doesn't 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 Major Junior Second All-Star Team 2003-04
OHL Plus/Minus Award 2003-04
OHL First All-Star Team 2003-04