NHL PLAYER, Kevin Fiala
Born Jul 22, 1996 -- St. Gallen, Switzerland
Selected by Nashville Predators round 1 #11 overall 2014 NHL Entry Draft
Kevin Fiala currently plays for the Minnesota Wild of the NHL. Selected 11th overall by the Nashville Predators in the 2014 NHL Draft, the St. Gallen, Switzerland-native enjoyed his breakout season with the club in 2017-18, tallying 48 points (including 23 goals) in 80 games played. Traded to the Minnesota Wild during the the 2017-18 season, the left winger has gone on to tally back-to-back, 20-goal campaigns for the club. As of 2021, Fiala has registered 198 points (91 goals, 107 assists) in 337 games played, split between Nashville and Minnesota.
Fiala explodes with hat trick performance April 08, 2021
Kevin Fiala recorded one of the best performances of his career last night, as the Minnesota Wild steamrolled the Colorado Avalanche by a score of 8-3. The 24-year-old native of St. Gallen, Switzerland tallied 4 points in the contest — including his first career hat trick — and would eventually go on to be named the first star of the game. The talented winger has been in great form of late, registering a point or more in 7 straight games.
For more on Fiala and last night’s game, check out the nhl.com story here.