Did Derek King play in the NHL? Playing career
King was drafted 13th overall by the New York Islanders in the 1985 NHL Entry Draft. He played 830 career NHL games, scoring 261 goals and 351 assists for 612 points. He was a three-time 30-goal scorer, including one 40-goal season.
What team did Derek King play for? Playing career
King was drafted 13th overall by the New York Islanders in the 1985 NHL Entry Draft. On March 18, 1997, he was traded from the Islanders to the Hartford Whalers in exchange for a 5th-round pick (Adam Edinger) in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft.
When did Derek King start coaching the Blackhawks? Kevin’s mind for the game and defensive focus will be an asset for us. It’s great to have the cornerstone of this coaching group finalized and we will continue to add a few pieces.” Prior to joining the Blackhawks, King was the Rockford IceHogs’ head coach since being hired on April 25, 2019.
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