Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago Blackhawks
Adam Clendening
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AdamClendening
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 190
BIRTHDATE: 10/26/1992
AGE: 22
BIRTHPLACE: Niagara Falls, NY, USA
DRAFTED: CHI: 2011-36 overall

2013-14: Paced the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs and ranked second among league defensemen with a professional career-high 59 points in 74 regular-season games … Shared fourth in the AHL with a team-high 47 assists, setting an IceHogs franchise single-season record for assists by a defenseman … Ranked fifth among league blueliners with 12 goals and second with a club-most 213 shots on goal … Notched two five-game point streaks (1G, 7A, Jan. 3-10; 1G, 7A, Feb. 4-15) … Equaled a career high with three points (3A) vs. Milwaukee on Feb. 22 … Named the 2013-14 IceHogs Co-Best Defenseman … Named to the 2013-14 AHL First All-Star Team.

2012-13: Recorded 46 points (9G, 37A) in 73 regular-season games with Rockford in his professional debut … Paced team blueliners and ranked third among league defensemen in points … Ranked second among AHL rookies and paced league defensemen in assists … Ranked fifth among league rookies with 23 power-play points … Collected his first professional point with an assist on Oct. 25 vs. San Antonio … Netted his first career goal on Nov. 3 vs. Lake Erie … Notched his first professional multi-point game (1G, 1A) on Nov. 18 at Houston … Set a career high with three helpers on March 9 at Oklahoma City … Named a Second-Team All-Star and Rockford’s Rookie of the Year.

2011-12:
Recorded a collegiate career-high 33 points (4G, 29A) in 38 games with Hockey East’s Boston University during his sophomore campaign … Shared the NCAA lead among defensemen in points … Notched three helpers in back-to-back games (Jan. 14 and Jan. 20) … Named a Hockey East First-Team All-Star … Selected to the All-New England Division I All-Star Team.

2010-11:
Tallied 26 points in 39 games with Boston University … Paced the team with 21 assists … Named a Hockey East Honorable Mention All-Star, becoming the only freshman in the league to earn all-star recognition … Named to the Hockey East All-Rookie Team.

International Career
Shared third among tournament defensemen with five points (1G, 4A) in six games at the 2012 World Junior Championship with Team USA … Won a gold medal with Team USA at the 2010 U18 WJC … Led all defensemen and shared the team lead with 10 points (3G, 7A) in seven contests … Shared the lead among tournament blueliners with three goals and shared fourth in assists … Named a tournament All-Star … Won a gold medal with Team USA at the 2009 U18 WJC, recording two assists in seven games.