Keith Kinkaid



  • DOB: 7/4/1989
  • Ht: 6-3
  • Wt: 194
  • Hometown: Farmingville, NY

Career Notes: 2020-21: Appeared in nine NHL games with NY Rangers, going 3-2-1 with a 2.59 GAA and .898 save percentage. Played in two games with Wolf Pack, going 2-0-0 with a 1.00 GAA and .962 save percentage. Made Wolf Pack debut on 2/7/21 vs. Bridgeport. Recorded first wolf Pack shutout on 2/11/21 @ Providence (25 saves). Made Rangers debut in relief on 3/7/21 @ Pittsburgh, playing 42:46. Collected first Ranger win and shutout on 3/13/21 @ Boston (18 saves)...2019-20: Appeared in six NHL games with Montreal Canadiens, going 1-1-3 with a 4.24 GAA and .876 save percentage. Appeared in 13 AHL games with Laval Rocket (3-7-5, 3.44 GAA, .876 save percentage) and four games with Charlotte Checkers (2-1-1, 2.24 GAA, .924 save percentage). Made Canadiens debut on 10/9/19 @ Buffalo. Recorded only Canadiens victory on 10/31/19 @ Vegas (31 saves). Made debut with Rocket on 12/6/19 @ Syracuse. Won first game with Rocket on 12/7/19 @ Springfield (23 saves). Maade Checkers debut on 3/1/20 @ Hershey, making 28 saves and collecting his first win with the club...2018-19: Appeared in 41 games with New Jersey Devils, going 15-18-6 with a 3.36 GAA and .891 save percentage. Recorded a career-high three shutouts. Traded to Columbus Blue Jackets on 2/25/19 in exchange for a fifth-round pick in 2022 NHL Draft. Did not make an appearance for Blue Jackets…2017-18: Appeared in 41 games for Devils, going 26-10-3 with 2.77 GAA and .913 save percentage. Led Devils to first Stanley Cup Playoff appearance since 2012. Appeared in two games for the Devils in the First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, going 0-2-0 with a 5.88 GAA and .804 save percentage. Represented United States at the 2018 IIHF World Championship, appearing in nine games with a 6-2-0 record, 2.29 GAA and .912 save percentage. Won Bronze Medal with Team USA...2016-17: Appeared in 26 NHL games with Devils, going 8-13-3. 2015-16: Played first full season in NHL, appearing in 23 games with Devils and posting 9-9-1 record. Represented United States at 2016 IIHF World Championship, posting 1-4-0 record. Misc.: Made NHL debut with Devils on 3/5/13 vs. Tampa Bay in relief (25:45, 12 saves). Made AHL debut with Albany on 10/9/11 vs. Bridgeport. Recorded first career AHL victory on 10/14/11 vs. Connecticut Whale (now Wolf Pack). Recorded first career AHL shutout with Albany on 11/4/11 vs. Norfolk. Recorded first NHL victory with Devils on 12/19/14 vs. Tampa Bay (26 saves). Recorded first NHL shutout with Devils on 2/14/16 vs. Los Angeles (28 saves)…Misc.: Named to ECAC All-Rookie Team (Union College) following 2009-10 season. Named ECAC Goaltender of the Year, ECEC First All-Star Team and NCAA (East) First Team All-American following 2010-11 season. Signed entry-level contract with Devils from Union College on 4/18/11. Signed two-year contact with NY Rangers as free agent on 10/9/20.


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