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About Phil Kessel
Phil Kessel is a famous American ice hockey player who became popular while playing as a right winger for the Arizona Coyotes in the National Hockey League (NHL). He started off his playing career as an amateur when he played for AAA Madison Capitols. Having made an outstanding impact, he was drafted by Boston Bruins as the 5th overall pick during the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
His performance earned him a call-up to the American under-17 team but made his first senior appearance in 2006. He represented his home country at several international competitions including the 2004 World U17 Hockey Challenge, and the 2006 IIHF World Championship.
His father, Phil Kessel Sr. was also an ice hockey player. His mother is called Kathy Kessel. His siblings are ice hockey players, Blake and Amanda Kessel.
In 2006, he was named the WCHA Rookie of the Year, and All-WCHA Rookie Team. He also won the MacNaughton Cup.
In 2007, he picked up the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy.
He won the Prince of Wales Trophy and the Stanley Cup Champion in 2016 and 2017 respectively.
He stands at a height of 183 cm.
Phil has earned over 215k Instagram followers.
He was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2006.
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Phil Kessel's Popularity
Phil Kessel is a famous American ice hockey player, who was born on October 2, 1987. As a person born on this date, Phil Kessel is listed in our database as the 45th most popular celebrity for the day (October 2) and the 261st most popular for the year (1987).
People born on October 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Phil Kessel is the 1215th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Phil Kessel's birthday, Phil Kessel is the 8125th most famous American and ranks 7th in famous people born in Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.
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