Kent McDonell
Position Right Wing/Centre
Shoots Right
6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
200 lb (91 kg)
SEL Team
F. Teams
AIK Hockey
Columbus Blue Jackets,Skellefteå AIK
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born March 1 1979 (1979-03-01) (age 40),
Williamstown, ON, CAN
NHL Draft 225th overall, 1997
Carolina Hurricanes
181st overall, 1999
Detroit Red Wings
Pro Career 2000 – present

Kent McDonell (born May 1, 1979 in Williamstown, Ontario) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He has played 32 games in the NHL with the Columbus Blue Jackets.

He played junior with the Guelph Storm and won a silver medal with Canada's team at the 1998 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.

McDonell was originally chosen 225th overall by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft. After he and the club could not come to terms, he re-entered the draft and was chosen 181st overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft.

The Columbus Blue Jackets accquired him in 2000 and he played in 32 games for them, scoring a goal nad 2 assists.

He played the 2003-04 season for the senior Aylmer Blues and after that he went to Europe to play in Norway, Germany, Switzerland, and Finland.

He currently plays for AIK Hockey in the Swedish Elite League.

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