David Shields



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

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 SYR.

2014-15: Played in 42 games for the Chicago Wolves…recorded six assists and 10 penalty minutes

2013-14: Scored all five of his AHL goals through 2014-15 season for the Chicago Wolves…Posted career highs in goals (5), assists (10), points (15), penalty minutes (21), and plus/minus rating (+10)…Appeared in three playoff games and registered 2 PIMs.

2012-13: Second season as a Rivermen…2nd year pro…Assisted on Sergey Andronov's overtime game-winner on 1/12/13 at Grand Rapids.

2011-12: Began the season on the Rivermen roster but was reassigned to Alaska (ECHL) on Oct. 12 wihout appearing in a game...Recorded six points (1g, 5a) in 12 ECHL games before being recalled to Peoria on Nov.14...Made his AHL debut on Nov.15 at Hamilton...Notched his first career AHL point with an assist on 11/26/11 at Chicago.

2010-11: Signed ATO with Peoria on 4/13/11 but did not appear in a game...Named best defensive defenseman in the OHL's Western Conference Coaches Poll after his fourth season with the Erie Otters. 2009-10: Tied for the team lead with six power play goals by a defenseman. 2008-09: Skated in his 100th career game on 1/24/09 at Belleville...He saw a career-long four-game point streak (1g,4a) end on 12/6/08 vs. Sarnia...Selected by the St. Louis Blues in the sixth round (168th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

2007-08: Scored his first OHL goal on 12/15/07 vs. Kingston...Made his oHL debut with the Erie Otters on 9/21/07 at Windsor...Selected 41st overall by the Otters in the 2007 OHL Priority Selection.

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