North American Skater
Canada
ThomasWilson
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 203
LAST CLUB TEAM: Plymouth, OHL
BIRTHDATE: 29 March 1994
MID RANK: 33
HOMETOWN:
FINAL RANK: 15
BORN IN: Toronto, ON, CAN
• Wilson recorded 27 points (9-18--27), 141 penalty minutes and a plus-17 rating in 49 games for Plymouth during an injury-plagued (sprained MCL, broken knuckle) 2011-12 season. He added 13 points (7-6--13) in 13 playoff contests

• He was voted as the ‘Best Body Checker’ in the OHL’s 2012 Western Conference Coaches Poll and was a runner up for the ‘Hardest Worker’ distinction.

• In 2010-11, Wilson only appeared in 28 games for the Whalers after suffering a severed tendon in his wrist. He posted six points (3-3--6) and 71 penalty minutes in his first season in the OHL.

• Wilson won a gold medal with Team Canada at the 2011 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, posting three goals in five games. He also won gold with Team Ontario at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, recording one assist and six penalty minutes in four games.

• In 2010, he was named the OHL Academic Player of the Month for October in the West Division. “Tom is a full-time student and achieving straight A’s,” said Whalers assistant coach Joe Stefan. “He has made a seamless transition into his first season in the OHL.”

• Former NHLer Steve Thomas, a family friend, has had a big impact on his career.

FAVORITES

NHL team: Montreal Canadiens
NHL player: Milan Lucic
Shootout move: Triple deke
Goal celebration: Rollercoaster (hands up)
Video game: NHL Hits 2003
Movie: Green Street Hooligans
TV show: 24/7 - Road to the Winter Classic
Actor: Mark Wahlberg
Cartoon: The Simpsons
Website: Stumbleupon.com
Restaurant: Outback Steakhouse
Sport (other than hockey): Rugby
Breakfast food: Tim Hortons
Superhero: Superman