David Shields



  • DOB: 1/27/1991
  • Ht: 6-4
  • Wt: 211
  • Shoots: R
  • Years on Team: 1
  • Hometown: Rochester, NY

Season Notes: Recorded first two-assist game of AHL career on Oct. 29 at Hartford.

2015-16: Signed to a PTO by the Comets on Dec. 11. Made Comets debut on Dec. 13 at Toronto. Recorded first multi-point game (1-1-2) as a Comet on Dec. 27 vs Syracuse. 

Career Career: Started season with 236 career AHL games 8-32-40 wihile playing with the Comets, Chicago Wolves and Peoria Rivermen. Notched his first career AHL point with an assist on 11/26/11 at Chicago. 

Amateur Career: Named best defensive defenseman in the OHL's Western Conference Coaches Poll after his fourth season with the Erie Otters. In 2009-10, tied for the team lead with six power play goals by a defenseman. Skated in 250 career OHL games, all with Erie, scoring 15-52-67 with a plus-39 rating.

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