Craig Cunningham
Craig Cunningham
Bruins - Right Wing
NUMBER: 61
HEIGHT: 5' 10"
WEIGHT: 184
SHOOTS: Right
BIRTHDATE: 09/13/1990
AGE: 23
BIRTHPLACE: Trail, BC, CAN
DRAFTED: BOS: 2010-97 overall

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2012-13: Spent the season in Providence/AHL and recorded pro career season-highs in all offensive categories with 25-21=46 totals ... Played in a team-high 75 games ... It was his second straight 20+ goal AHL season as he finished second on the team in goals and third overall in points ... Added 3-5=8 totals in 12 playoff contests.

2011-12: Played his first pro season in Providence/AHL and finished third overall in the club's scoring race while leading the team in goals with 20-16=36 totals ... Was the only player on the AHL Bruins to play in all 76 games.

JUNIORS: Played five seasons of junior hockey in the Western Hockey League with the Vancouver Giants and Portland Winterhawks with 103-161=254 totals and 272 penalty minutes in 330 career junior games ... Won a Memorial Cup championship with the Giants in 2006-07 and his team's captain that season was Milan Lucic ... Finished sixth in the WHL scoring race in 2009-10 with career-high 37-60=97 totals ... Earned a WHL West First All-Star Team berth and was the Western Conference finalist for the WHL Player of the Year Award that season ... Began the 2010-11 season in Vancouver with 10-35=45 totals in 36 Giants games before his Dec. 28 trade to Portland where he had 17-25=42 totals in 35 Winter Hawks games and his combined 87 points ranked 12th overall in the WHL ... Added 7-14=21 totals in 21 postseason games before the Winterhawks fell to Kootenay in the WHL Finals ... Ranks second on the Giants' list of all-time games played and third all-time in career points.

TRANSACTIONS: Boston's fourth pick, 97th overall, in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

ETC: Full name, Craig Allen Cunningham ... Nickname, Cunny ... Single.

CONTRACT STATUS: Is in year three of a three-year entry level contract.