NHL PLAYER, Ryan Dzingel
Born Mar 09, 1992 -- Wheaton, Illinois, United States
Selected by Ottawa Senators round 7 #204 overall 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Ryan Dzingel (born March 9, 1992) is an American professional ice hockey forward for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted by the Senators in the seventh round (204th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
After an outstanding junior year with the Ohio State Buckeyes, Dzingel was named to the 2013–14 All-Big Ten First Team. Dzingel made his professional debut in 2013 with the Ottawa Senators' AHL farm team, the Binghamton Senators. On December 22, 2015, Dzingel made his NHL debut with Ottawa versus the Florida Panthers.
During the 2016–17 season, his first full year with the Senators, Dzingel recorded 14 goals and 32 points in 81 games. On July 21, 2017, the Senators re-signed Dzingel to a two-year, $3.6 million contract worth $1.8 million annually, avoiding arbitration.