Tyler Cuma
Tyler Cuma.jpg
Born January 19 1990 (1990-01-19) (age 30),
Scarborough, ON, CAN
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
193 lb (88 kg; 13 st 11 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Minnesota Wild
Houston Aeros (AHL)
NHL Draft 23rd overall, 2008
Minnesota Wild
Playing career 2010–present

Tyler Cuma (born January 19, 1990) is a Canadian major junior ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League (AHL). He was drafted by the Minnesota Wild in the first round, 23rd overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing careerEdit

Cuma began his major junior career in the OHL with the Ottawa 67's in 2006–07. He recorded 19 points in his rookie season before improving to 32 points in 59 games in his NHL draft year. Cuma's 2008–09 season, his third with the 67's, was cut short after sustaining a knee injury during Team Canada's 2009 World Junior selection camp in December 2008.[1] He appeared in just 21 games, scoring nine points.

Career statistics Edit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2005–06Mississauga Jr. Ice DogsGTHL4015203552
2006–07Ottawa 67'sOHL63316195550226
2007–08Ottawa 67'sOHL59428326941122
2008–09Ottawa 67'sOHL2118927
2009–10Ottawa 67'sOHL5251722731205520
2010–11Houston AerosAHL3113415
AHL totals 31 1 3 4 15


External linksEdit

Preceded by
Colton Gillies
Minnesota Wild first round draft pick
Succeeded by
Nick Leddy
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