|Born|| March 2 1992,|
Weymouth, MA, United States
| 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
202 lb (92 kg; 14 st 6 lb)
| NHL team (P)|
| Minnesota Wild|
Boston University (HE)
|NHL Draft|| 28th overall, 2010|
San Jose Sharks
|Competitor for USA|
|World Junior Championships|
Charlie Coyle (born March 2, 1992) is an American ice hockey forward currently playing for the Boston University Terriers of the Hockey East as a prospect for the Minnesota Wild. He was drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the first round (28th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
Coyle played for Weymouth High School, a public school during his freshman year and helped the Wildcat varsity hockey team to their first ever finals appearance at the TD Garden vs. private school Boston College High School. The Wildcats beat notable private schools during the playoffs during their stunning run, knocking off schools like Malden Catholic, Austin Prep, and Central Catholic. He played for Thayer Academy in Braintree before finishing his senior season back with the Wildcats.
Coyle played Tier III Junior A ice hockey in the Eastern Junior Hockey League with the South Shore Kings, based in Foxboro, Massachusetts. In the first and only season with South Shore, he finishing fifth overall in scoring with 63 points in 42 games.
Coyle is committed to play NCAA Division I college ice hockey with the Boston University Terriers of the Hockey East for the 2010–11 season. In his first game for the Terriers (an exhibition game against the University of Toronto), he scored two assists. He went on to record 26 points in 37 regular season games for the Terriers.
He was drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the first round of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. On June 25, 2011, he was traded to the Minnesota Wild for Brent Burns and second round pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, along with Devin Setoguchi and a first round pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
Regular season and playoffsEdit
|2009–10||U.S. National Development Team||USDP||4||0||0||0||2||—||—||—||—||—|
|2009–10||South Shore Kings||EJHL||42||2||6||8||0||4||0||0||0||0|
|Junior int'l totals||6||2||4||6||4|
- ↑ "Coyle on a roll going into Draft". National Hockey League (2010-06-20). Retrieved on 2010-06-26.
- ↑ "NHL Entry Draft Year by Year Results". National Hockey League (2010-06-26). Retrieved on 2010-06-26.
- ↑ "Eastern Junior Hockey League News". Pointstreak.com (2010-06-26). Retrieved on 2010-06-26.
- ↑ "2010 prospects: Charlie Coyle". HockeysFuture.com (2010-06-20). Retrieved on 2010-06-26.
- ↑ Sharks trade Setoguchi, first-rounder to Wild for Burns. The Sports Network. Retrieved on 25 June 2011.
- ↑ "Coyle, Charlie - NHL Entry Draft Prospect Profiles". National Hockey League (2010-06-26). Retrieved on 2010-06-26.
- Charlie Coyle's career stats at Eliteprospects.com
- Charlie Coyle's NHL player profile
- Charlie Coyle's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
|San Jose Sharks first round draft pick|
| Succeeded by|
|This page uses content from Wikipedia. The original article was at Charlie Coyle. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with Ice Hockey Wiki, the text of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License 3.0 (Unported) (CC-BY-SA).|