2003 Calgary Flame Draft Selections


Position: Left Wing
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 195
Shoots: Left
Birthdate: June 4, 1985
Birthplace: Powell River, BC
Acquired: Drafted in 2003 (8th Rd, #240)


Another physically square player with a modicum of skill but raw, raw, raw.

A WHL rookie last season, Cunning tallied seven goals in 71 games and one goal in six playoff games.

An eighth round pick has no downside.


Pick Appraisal:

Fits the profile of earlier forward picks in this draft year, a physically solid kid the Flames are hoping will step up the ladder and replace those graduating from Kamloops ahead of him.

Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM
2002-03 Kamloops WHL 71 7 13 20 54

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