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NHL player, Tampa Bay Lightning
Killorn played college hockey with the Harvard Crimson in the NCAA Men's Division I ECAC Hockey conference. In his senior year, Killorn's outstanding play was recognized when he was selected to the ECAC Hockey First Team. His stellar play was noticed by the Tampa Bay Lightning and on May 19, 2012 he signed a two year entry level contract. On February 10, 2013, he got his first NHL assist, on a goal scored by Vincent Lecavalier, against the New York Rangers. Later in the year, on February 17, 2013, Killorn scored his first goal against the Florida Panthers. The highlight of his career was getting a chance to play against the Montreal Canadiens in the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs.