Kyle Bushee (D)
Career Notes: 2015-16… Began the season with Toledo registering one goal and two assists in 31 games. 2014-15… Served as the alternate captain of the Aalborg Pirates in the Metal Ligaen, in Denmark. Scored five goals and eight assists in 36 games. 2013-14… Spent most of the season with Elmira, leading all Jackals defensemen with seven goals and 22 assists in 65 games. Played two games for Utica (AHL) and three games for Adirondack (AHL). 2012-13… Skated 63 games for the Jackals with a career high nine goals and 32 points. Played two games for Norfolk (AHL) and three games for Binghamton (AHL). 2011-12… Played 57 games for the Wheeling Nailers with four goals and 15 assists. Also played eight games for the St. John’s IceCaps (AHL) with one goal and two assists. 2010-11… Skated in 67 games for Wheeling with a career high 24 assists. Played a career high 17 playoff games with one goal and three assists. Also skated in two games each for Portland and Manitoba in the AHL. 2009-10… Played 59 games for Wheeling after beginning the season with Johnstown (ECHL). Played a total of 68 games with six goals and 10 assists. 2008-09… Skated in 67 games for the Chiefs with four goals and 19 assists. 2007-08… Played 14 games for Cincinnati (ECHL) with two assists, after finishing his senior season. College… Spent two seasons at Canisius College, where he scored nine goals and 22 assists in 65 games. Served as alternate captain of the Golden Griffins as a senior. Also spent two seasons with the Western Michigan Broncos with eight assists in 63 games. Juniors… Played two seasons with the Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL). Scored eight goals and 28 assists in 112 games, winning a Clark Cup in the 2005-06 season. Misc… Teammate of Colin Jacobs in Elmira, 2013-14.
Season Notes: Acquired by ELM from TOL 1/12. Two-game assist streak (3A) 1/23-1/27. Two assists 1/27 vs. REA, his first multi-point game of the year. Skated in his 500th career professional game 2/6 at MAN. Three-game point streak (1G, 2A) 2/6-2/9. Set Jackals all-time ECHL record for games played by a defenseman (141) 2/12 at FLA. Two-game goal streak (2G) 2/13-2/14. Two-game assist streak (2A) 3/4-3/6. Became the all-time leading goal scorer among Jackals’ defensemen with his 21st goal as a Jackal, 3/18 vs. MAN. Two-game point streak (1G, 1A) 3/29-4/1.