Brenden Kichton
D 6'0" 190
Born: June 18, 1992
Birthplace: Spruce Grove, Alberta
Shoots: Right
Drafted: WPG 2013 (7th, 190th)

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League   GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2008-09 Spokane WHL   57 1 8 9 12   8 0 0 0 0
2009-10 Spokane WHL   70 4 15 19 21   7 0 0 0 4
2010-11 Spokane WHL   64 23 58 81 31   17 1 10 11 2
2011-12 Spokane WHL   71 17 57 74 49   1 0 1 1 0
2012-13 Spokane WHL   71 22 63 85 30   9 2 5 7 6
2013-14 St. John's AHL   76 10 38 48 14   21 2 5 7 2
2014-15 St. John's AHL   65 8 21 29 32   - - - - -
2015-16 Manitoba AHL   68 11 30 41 36   - - - - -
2016-17 Manitoba AHL   63 1 22 23 52   - - - - -
2017-18 Charlotte AHL   63 4 20 24 61   8 0 3 3 0
   
AHL TOTALS   335 34 131 165 195   29 2 8 10 2
NHL TOTALS   - - - - -   - - - - -
PRO TOTALS   335 34 131 165 195   29 2 8 10 2

Biography

Signed one-year, two-way contract with Carolina on 7/1/17.

2017-18

Completed his fifth professional season and first with the Checkers … Ranked second among team defensemen in assists (20) and points (24) … Tied for fourth on the team with a career-high 61 penalty minutes … After missing the first seven games due to an injury suffered during the preseason, had two assists in his Checkers debut vs. UTI (10/28) … Scored his first goal of the season on the power play vs. BEL (11/21) … Had an assist vs. PRO (11/25) to extend his point streak to a season-long four games (1g, 3a) … Picked up an assist and fired a career-high six shots on goal vs. LV (12/13) … Posted an assist for the third consecutive game (3a) and was plus-2 vs. HER (12/21) … Scored the Checkers’ lone goal and was plus-1 in a 3-1 loss vs. SYR (2/18) … Posted his second multi-assist/point game of the season with a pair of helpers vs. HER (4/7) … Recorded a positive plus/minus rating in six consecutive games from 3/30-4/8 (+7) … Assisted on Lucas Wallmark’s overtime goal and was plus-2 in the Checkers first game of the playoffs, a 3-2 win vs. WBS (4/20).

2016-17

Ranked second among Moose defensemen in scoring … Ranked sixth on the team and first among blue liners in penalty minutes.

2015-16

Led all Manitoba skaters in points and assists ... Led Manitoba blue liners with a career high 11 goals.

2014-15

Ranked second among St. John’s defensemen in goals, assists and points.

2013-14

Named to the AHL All-Star Game … Named to AHL All-Rookie Team … Led all AHL rookies in assists … Led Moose defensemen in goals, assists and points … Ranked second on the team in assists … Tied for eighth on the team in postseason assists and helped lead the IceCaps to the Calder Cup Final.

JUNIOR

Totaled 268 points (67g, 201a) in 333 games over five WHL seasons with Spokane … Served as team captain in 2012-13 and alternate captain in 2011-12 … Won Bill Hunter Trophy in 2012-13 as the league’s top defenseman … Led all WHL blue liners in points and assists for three consecutive seasons from 2010-2013 … Named to Western Conference First All-Star Team in 2011-12 and 2012-13 and to Western Conference Second All-Star Team in 2010-11 … Ranked second on team in postseason assists in 2010-11.