Arizona Coyotes
Arizona Coyotes
Rob Klinkhammer
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RobKlinkhammer
POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 214
BIRTHDATE: 08/12/1986
AGE: 28
BIRTHPLACE: Lethbridge, AB, CAN
DRAFTED: undrafted
 
2013-14 Highlights
Posted career highs in goals (11), assists (9), points (20) and games (72)...Tied for the team lead in plus/minus (+6)...Ranked second on the team with 168 hits...Scored a goal in back-to-back games at LAK, Mar. 17 and vs. CGY, Mar. 15...Had goals in back-to-back games vs. CGY, Jan. 7 and vs. PHI, Jan. 4...Scored twice and added an assist vs. NYI, Dec. 12...Notched a goal vs. CHI, Nov. 30...Scored a goal vs. CGY, Oct. 22...Had a goal vs. OTT, Oct. 15...Collected his 1st career multi-goal game (2-0-2) at CAR, Oct. 13...Tallied an assist vs. NYR, Oct. 3 in the season opener.

2012-13 Highlights
Recorded 5-6-11 in 22 games in his first year with the Coyotes...His plus-7 rating ranked second best on the team... Ranked second on the team in shot percentage (14.7%) and had 65 hits... Recorded 14-30-44 and 36 PIM in 53 games with Portland (AHL)...At the time of his recall he ranked 10th in the AHL in points...Scored a goal vs. COL, Apr. 26... Had a five-game point streak (2-4-6) from Mar. 25-Apr. 2...Collected 1-1-2 at MIN, Mar. 24...Scored a goal vs. DET, Mar. 25...Scored a goal vs. LAK, Mar. 12...Scored his 1st career NHL goal vs. DAL, Mar. 9...Recalled from Portland (AHL) on Mar. 8.

2011-12 Highlights
Appeared in 15 games with Ottawa and posted 0-2-2...Recorded his first NHL point (assist) vs. NYR, Mar. 8...Traded by Chicago to Ottawa in exchange for a 2013 seventh-round draft pick on Dec. 2...Recorded 12-23-35 in 30 games with Binghamton (AHL) and 2-4-6 in 18 games with Rockford (AHL).

2010-11 Highlights
Appeared in one game for CHI making his NHL debut Dec. 8 vs. DAL...Recorded 17-29-46 in 76 games with Rockford to rank third on the team in scoring...His plus-14 rating led the IceHogs...Had 63 penalty minutes...Tied for third on the team with three game-winning goals.

2009-10 Highlights
Recorded 10-14-24 and 38 penalty minutes in 72 games with Rockford...Had 1-1-2 and seven penalty minutes in four playoff games.

2008-09 Highlights
Posted 15-18-33 and 32 penalty minutes with Rockford...Had a plus-14 rating...Recorded 0-1-1 in four playoff games.

2007-08 Highlights
In 66 games with Norfolk (AHL), he recorded 12-12-24 and 41 penalty minutes.

2006-07 Highlights
Split the season between Portland, Brandon and Seattle in the WHL...Had 23-19-42 and 70 penalty minutes with the Winter Hawks and 10-21-31 and 29 penalty minutes in 28 games with the Wheat Kings...Appeared in one game for Seattle...Added 4-4-8 in 11 playoff games with Brandon.

2005-06 Highlights
Split the season between Seattle and Lethbridge in the WHL...Played in 32 games with the Thunderbirds and recorded 3-5-8 and 37 penalty minutes...Posted 5-7-12 and 15 penalty minutes in 35 games with the Hurricanes...Added one assist in seven postseason games with Seattle.

2004-05 Highlights
In 72 games with Lethbridge, he recorded 14-12-26 and 81 penalty minutes...Posted 0-1-1 in five postseason games.

2003-04 Highlights
Recorded 2-3-5 and 12 penalty minutes in 25 games with Lethbridge.

Personal
Nickname is “Klink”...His favorite player growing up was Steve Yzerman...Lists Lethbridge, Alberta as his favorite vacation spot...Other favorites include: “Legends of the Fall” (movie) and George Strait (musician)...Enjoys spending time at the lake... Rob and his wife Jessica were married in February 2014.