|Born:||August 19, 2002||Draft:||2020 Kings 2nd Overall|
|National Team:||Canada||Current Team:||Los Angeles Kings|
Quinton Byfield (born August 19, 2002) is a Canadian professional ice hockey center currently playing for the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL). Byfield was selected second overall by the Kings in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, becoming the highest drafted mixed race player in NHL history. He is of Jamaican descent from his father, Clinton.
Quinton Byfield Statistics
- Los Angeles Kings’ Quinton Byfield Impressive In First Six Games
- LA Kings Prospect Profiles: Quinton Byfield
- Kings’ Quinton Byfield: Expectations for NHL Debut
- OHL Rookie of the Year (2019)
- CHL Rookie of the Year (2019)
- Hlinka Gretzky Cup Silver Medal (2019)
- IIHF U20 World Juniors Gold Medal (2020)
- IIHF U20 World Juniors Silver Medal (2021)
Lifelong storyteller and experienced hockey reporter that has covered everything from major juniors to the NHL. Worked for various newspapers across Minnesota and North Dakota, and now covering the Colorado Avalanche for THW.