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Alan Quine

Alan Wesley Quine is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He is playing with the Stockton Heat of the American Hockey League while under contract to the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League. Quine was selected by the New York Islanders in the 6th round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. Drafted by the Kingston Frontenacs in the first round of the 2009 Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection, Quine played 252 games in the OHL with the Kingston Frontenacs, Peterborough Petes, Belleville Bulls, registering a total of 90 goals and 128 assists for 218 points, 218 penalty minutes. Following the 2010–11 OHL season, Quine was selected by the Detroit Red Wings in the 3rd round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft however, he did not sign with the Red Wings and continued to play major junior hockey in the OHL. Following the 2012–13 OHL season, Quine again heard his name called in the NHL Entry Draft, this time by the New York Islanders who picked him in the 6th round. On September 28, 2013, the New York Islanders signed Quine to a three-year, entry-level contract, he was assigned to play the 2013–14 season with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the AHL.

On April 9, 2016, Quine was called up from the Sound Tigers and made his NHL debut for the Islanders in a game against the Buffalo Sabres where he scored his first NHL point with a goal. On April 14, 2016, Quine scored his first NHL playoff point by having an assist. On April 22, 2016, Quine scored his first overtime goal. Having not received a qualifying offer from the Islanders, Quine left as a free agent following the 2017–18 season. On July 1, 2018, he agreed to a two-way contract with the Calgary Flames. At the 2010 World U-17 Hockey Challenge, Quine settled for a silver medal with Team Ontario, despite being named the player-of-the-game in the final championship match. Quine won gold with Team Canada at the 2010 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, he competed at the 2011 IIHF World U18 Championships where he scored seven points in seven games, however Team Canada finished the tournament ranked fourth. Biographical information and career statistics from NHL.com, or Eliteprospects.com, or Eurohockey.com, or Hockey-Reference.com, or The Internet Hockey Database

Stewart Kyd

Stewart Kyd was a Scottish politician and legal writer. A native of Arbroath, Forfarshire, he went at the age of fourteen from Arbroath grammar school to King's College, Aberdeen. Abandoning a design of entering the church, he settled in London, was called to the bar from the Middle Temple, he became a friend of John Horne Tooke, whose political opinions he admired. In November 1792 he joined the Society for Constitutional Information. On 29 May 1794 he was soon discharged. On 4 June he was again summoned before the counsel, three days was committed to the Tower on a charge of high treason, with Hardy and ten others. On 25 October all the prisoners were brought up for trial before a special commission at the Old Bailey, but after the acquittal of Hardy and John Thelwall, the attorney-general declined offering any evidence against Kyd, he was discharged. In June 1797 he defended Thomas Williams, a bookseller, indicted for blasphemy in publishing Tom Paine's The Age of Reason, his speech was printed during the same year.

Kyd died in the Temple on 26 January 1811. His portrait has been engraved. Besides a continuation of Comyns' Digest, Kyd published: A Treatise on the Law of Bills of Exchange and Promissory Notes. London. 1790. 3rd edition. 1795. 2nd American edition. Albany, New York. 1800. A Treatise on the Law of Awards. London. 1791. 2nd edition. 1799. A Treatise on the Law of Corporations. 2 vols. London. 1793-4. The Substance of the Income Act. London. 1799. Two editions. Arrangement under distinct Titles of all the Provisions of the several Acts of Parliament relating to the Assessed Taxes. London. 1799. Goodwin, Gordon. "Kyd, Stewart". In Lee, Sidney. Dictionary of National Biography. 31. London: Smith, Elder & Co. p. 348. Uglow, Jenny. "Kyd, Stewart". In A. W. B. Simpson. Biographical Dictionary of the Common Law. Butterworths. London. 1984. P. 298. "Kyd, Stewart". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/15815. Attribution This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Goodwin, Gordon.

"Kyd, Stewart". In Lee, Sidney. Dictionary of National Biography. 31. London: Smith, Elder & Co. p. 348