Columbus Blue Jackets

Skaters
3 Marc Methot D
muh-THAHT
6'3'', 225 06/21/1985 ( 23 ), Ottawa, ON, CAN 2nd NHL / 2nd CBJ Season
Last Goal: JAN 20, 2009 @ EDMONTON (12) Last Assist: FEB 13, 2009 vs DETROIT (6)
How Acquired: Columbus' seventh pick, 168th overall, in the 2003 Entry Draft
Notes: CAREER: Had 0-0-0, 8 PIM, -1 in nine games with Columbus and 7-6-13, 130 PIM, +10 in 66 games with Syracuse (AHL) in 2007-08… Set AHL career highs in goals and PIM… Had 0-4-4, 12 PIM, +5 in 20 games with Columbus in 2006-07 and was even or plus in 16-of-20 games… Picked up first NHL point with 0-1-1 at Dallas on Mar. 2… Has 10-32-42, 263 PIM, +27 in 195 career AHL games… Had 4-12-16, 88 PIM, +52 in 67 games with London (OHL) in 2004-05.

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849:55
18:05
0-0
0.0
101.0
3.0
14.0
38.0
10.0
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47
4
10
14
47
0
0
0
50
8.0
Career
76
4
14
18
67
0
0
0
70
5.7


5 Christian Backman D
6'4'', 206 04/28/1980 ( 28 ), Gothenburg, SWE 5th NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: FEB 7, 2009 vs SAN JOSE (7) Last Assist: FEB 18, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (2)
How Acquired: From NY Rangers with Fedor Tyutin in exchange for Dan Fritsche and Nikolai Zherdev on July 2, 2008.
Notes: CAREER: Had 3-15-18, 50 PIM, -2 in 63 games with St. Louis and NY Rangers in 2007-08, including 2-6-8, 20 PIM, +2 in 18 games with the Rangers… Set career highs in assists and points (tied)… Has tallied 18 points in each of his four full NHL campaigns… Won gold medal for Sweden at 2006 Olympic Games… Represented Sweden at 2004 and 2005 World Championships and 1999 and 2000 World Jr. Championships.
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803:37
15:45
0-1
0.00
31
11
12
49
5
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PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
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Season
51
2
5
7
28
1
0
1
52
3.85
Career
297
23
56
79
178
7
0
2
349
6.59


8 Jan Hejda D
YAHN HAY-dah
6'3'', 218 06/18/1978 ( 30 ), Prague, CZE 3rd NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: DEC 27, 2008 vs PHILADELPHIA (26) Last Assist: FEB 14, 2009 @ CAROLINA (5)
How Acquired: Signed with Columbus as a free agent on July 5, 2007.
Notes: CAREER: Had 0-13-13, 61 PIM, +20 in 81 games with Columbus in 2007-08… Led team and set club record in plus/minus rating and was tied for 10th among NHL defensemen… Had 1-8-9, 20 PIM, -6 in 39 games with Edmonton in 2006-07… Had 6-28-34, 141 PIM in 170 Russian Elite League games from 2003-06… Had 21-36-57, 285 PIM in 243 Czech Elite League games from 1997-03… Played for Czech Republic at World Championships (2003-06, 2008).
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1362:11
22:19
0-1
0.00
136
14
22
120
17
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Season
61
2
13
15
30
0
0
1
56
3.57
Career
181
3
34
37
111
0
0
2
160
1.88


10 Kris Russell D
5'10'', 180 05/02/1987 ( 21 ), Red Deer, AB, CAN 2nd NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: DEC 29, 2008 @ LOS ANGELES (25) Last Assist: FEB 16, 2009 vs DALLAS (4)
How Acquired: Columbus' third pick, 67th overall, in the 2005 Entry Draft
Notes: CAREER: Had 2-8-10, 14 PIM, -12 in 67 games with Columbus as a rookie in 2007-08… Tallied 0-1-1 in his first NHL game vs. Anaheim on Oct. 5… Scored his first two NHL goals, including game-winner, Jan. 22 at Dallas (Mike Smith)… Had 32-37-69, 56 PIM, +14 in 59 games with Medicine Hat (WHL) in 2006-07… WHL Player of the Year and CHL Defenseman of the Year… Registered 76-120-196, 141 PIM in 241 career WHL games… Won gold medals with Canada at 2006 and 2007 World Jr. Championships.
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743:12
16:30
0-0
0.00
37
11
5
41
-12
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Season
45
2
14
16
6
1
0
1
57
3.51
Career
112
4
22
26
20
2
0
2
147
2.72


12 Jiri Novotny C
YOO-ree noh-VAHT-nee
6'3'', 204 08/12/1983 ( 25 ), Pelhrimov, CZE 3rd NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: OCT 27, 2008 vs ANAHEIM (21) Last Assist: NOV 3, 2008 @ NY ISLANDERS (18)
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent by Columbus on July 3, 2007.
Notes: CAREER: Had 8-14-22, 24 PIM, -10 in 65 games with Columbus in 2007-08… Set career highs in goals, assists, points, shots on goal (91) and ice time (17:43)… Had 6-13-19, 28 PIM, -4 in 68 games with Buffalo and Washington as a rookie in 2006-07... Spent four-plus years in the Sabres system, tallying 25-80-105, 106 PIM in 218 AHL games with Rochester from 2002-05… Has played for the Czech Republic at the last two World Championships and at the 2002 and 2003 World Jr. Championships.
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405:09
13:30
109-98
52.66
49
7
4
11
5
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Season
30
1
3
4
8
0
1
0
34
2.94
Career
177
17
31
48
60
1
2
0
219
7.76


14 Raffi Torres L
RA-fee TOHR-ehz
6'0'', 223 10/08/1981 ( 27 ), Toronto, CAN 7th NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: FEB 13, 2009 vs DETROIT (5) Last Assist: FEB 16, 2009 vs DALLAS (3)
How Acquired: From Edmonton in exchange for Gilbert Brule on July 1, 2008
Notes: CAREER: Had 5-6-11, 36 PIM, -4 in 32 games with Edmonton in 2007-08… Missed 49 games due to a knee injury at Detroit on Dec. 15… Tallied 15-19-34, 88 PIM in 82 games in 2006-07… Had career-high 27-14-41, 50 PIM in 2005-06 and helped Oilers reach the Stanley Cup Finals… Registered 111-112-223, 148 PIM in 185 career OHL games with Brampton from 1998-01… Teammate of CBJ’s Rostislav Klesla with Battalion… Scored OT game-winner in bronze medal game for Canada at 2001 World Jr. Championships.
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359:40
11:59
8-2
80.00
55
2
5
6
-4
GP
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PPG
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Season
30
3
5
8
12
0
0
1
38
7.89
Career
337
70
64
134
267
13
0
9
600
11.67


15 Derek Dorsett R
DOHRS-it
5'11'', 187 12/20/1986 ( 22 ), Kindersley, SK, CAN 1st NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: JAN 10, 2009 vs MINNESOTA (14) Last Assist: OCT 30, 2008 @ COLORADO (29)
How Acquired: Columbus' ninth pick, 189th overall, in 2006 Entry Draft.
Notes: CAREER: Had 10-8-18, 289 PIM, +5 in 64 games with Syracuse (AHL) as a rookie in 2007-08… Led the Crunch and ranked third in the AHL in PIM… Had career-high 2-2-4 at Rochester on Apr. 6… Tallied 49-79-128, 593 PIM, +42 in 180 career WHL games with Medicine Hat from 2004-07… Had 19-45-64, 206 PIM, +17 in 61 games in 2006-07… Was third in WHL in PIM, second on club in assists and points… Added 8-8-16, 56 PIM in 17 playoff games as Tigers won WHL title and a berth in the Memorial Cup Tournament.
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331:52
8:44
1-3
25.00
87
2
2
9
-4
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Season
38
2
1
3
133
0
0
1
39
5.13
Career
38
2
1
3
133
0
0
1
39
5.13


17 Andrew Murray C
6'2'', 216 11/06/1981 ( 27 ), Selkirk, MB, CAN 2nd NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: FEB 18, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (3) Last Assist: OCT 27, 2008 vs ANAHEIM (41)
How Acquired: Columbus’ 11th pick, 242nd overall, in 2001 Entry Draft.
Notes: CAREER: Had 6-4-10, 12 PIM, Even in 39 games with Columbus in 2007-08… Made his NHL debut Dec. 27 at Nashville… Scored first NHL goal Jan. 2 at Anaheim (Jean-Sebastien Giguere)… Had 13-2-15, 15 PIM, +3 in 34 games with Syracuse (AHL)… Collected 36-30-66, 150 PIM, -1 in 183 career AHL games from 2005-08… Had 16-22-38, 30 PIM, +11 at Bemidji State (CHA) in 2004-05… Earned First Team All-CHA honors… Tallied 46-69-115, 131 PIM in 128 career games from 2001-05.
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596:34
11:55
34-40
45.95
107
13
5
30
-7
GP
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PIM
PPG
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GWG
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Season
50
7
2
9
8
1
0
3
69
10.14
Career
89
13
6
19
20
1
0
3
114
11.40


18 R.J. Umberger C
UHM-buhr-guhr
6'2'', 215 05/03/1982 ( 26 ), Pittsburgh, PA, USA 4th NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: FEB 24, 2009 @ CALGARY Last Assist: FEB 10, 2009 vs COLORADO (7)
How Acquired: From Philadelphia with a fourth round pick in 2008 Entry Draft (Drew Olson) in exchange for a first round pick (Luca Sbisa) and third round pick (Marc-Andre Bourdon) in the 2008 Entry Draft on June 20, 2008.
Notes: CAREER: Had 13-37-50, 19 PIM, Even in 74 games with Philadelphia in 2007-08… Set career highs in assists and points… Collected first hat trick Dec. 11 vs. Pittsburgh… Had 10-5-15 in 17 playoff games, helping the Flyers advance to the Eastern Conference Finals… Ranked fourth in the NHL in playoff goals and 10th in points… Had 20-18-38 in 73 games as a rookie in 2005-06… Tallied 58-71-129, 65 PIM in 112 games at Ohio State University from 2000-03… Named CCHA Rookie of the Year in 2000-01.
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1134:37
18:36
383-416
47.93
76
33
17
36
-10
GP
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Season
61
21
13
34
38
8
0
2
178
11.80
Career
289
70
80
150
116
19
2
8
623
11.24


19 Michael Peca C
PEH-kuh
5'11'', 183 03/26/1974 ( 34 ), Toronto, ON, CAN 13th NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: JAN 13, 2009 vs COLORADO (17) Last Assist: FEB 18, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (3)
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent on August 23, 2007
Notes: CAREER: Had 8-26-34, 64 PIM, -1 in 65 games with Columbus in 2007-08… Had 4-11-15, 60 PIM, +2 in 35 games with Toronto in 2006-07… Played in his 700th NHL game Oct. 20 at Columbus… Helped Edmonton advance to Stanley Cup Finals in 2005-06… Served as captain of NY Islanders from 2001-04… Won second Selke Trophy in 2001-02… Played five seasons with Buffalo from 1995-00… Won Selke Trophy in 1996-97… Alternate Captain for gold medal winning Team Canada at 2002 Olympic Games.
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818:18
14:52
354-349
50.36
45
23
13
49
-6
GP
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A
Pts
PIM
PPG
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Season
55
4
13
17
50
0
0
2
60
6.67
Career
848
176
284
460
790
41
25
33
1470
11.97


20 Kristian Huselius L
hoo-SAY-lee-uhs
6'1'', 179 11/10/1978 ( 30 ), Osterhani, SWE 7th NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: FEB 21, 2009 vs ANAHEIM (1) Last Assist: FEB 19, 2009 @ TORONTO (2)
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent on July 2, 2008.
Notes: CAREER: Had 25-41-66, 40 PIM, +10 in 81 games with Calgary in 2007-08… Ranked second on the club in points and game-winning goals (5) and was third in goals and assists… Had career-high 3-2-5, +5 at Tampa Bay on Dec. 13 and 1-4-5 at St. Louis on Dec. 16… Tallied career-high 34-43-77 in 81 games with Calgary in 2006-07… Has one 30-goal, four 20-goal seasons in six NHL campaigns… Earned All-Rookie Team honors and was a finalist for the Calder Trophy in 2001-02… Played five seasons in Sweden.
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1121:05
19:40
10-26
27.78
17
40
26
11
-6
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A
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PIM
PPG
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GWG
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Season
57
18
25
43
30
5
0
2
169
10.65
Career
530
150
202
352
194
44
3
25
1232
12.18


22 Mike Commodore D
KAWM-uh-dohr
6'5'', 228 11/07/1979 ( 29 ), Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CAN 7th NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: FEB 14, 2009 @ CAROLINA (5) Last Assist: JAN 27, 2009 vs DETROIT (12)
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent July 1, 2008.
Notes: CAREER: Had 3-11-14, 100 PIM, -7 in 67 games with Carolina and Ottawa in 2007-08… Had career-high 7-22-29 in 82 games with Carolina in 2006-07… Had 3-10-13, career-high 138 PIM, in 72 games in 2005-06 and helped Carolina win the Stanley Cup… Spent three seasons in Calgary organization, helping the Flames reach the 2004 Stanley Cup Finals… Helped Canada win gold medal at 2007 World Championships… Had 10-20-30 in 96 games at North Dakota (WCHA) from 1997-00… Won NCAA title in 1999-00.
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1383:42
23:03
2-1
66.67
150
9
20
128
7
GP
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A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
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Season
60
5
17
22
71
0
0
0
73
6.85
Career
356
19
66
85
510
0
2
3
426
4.46


24 Aaron Rome D
6'1'', 223 09/27/1983 ( 25 ), Brandon, MB, CAN 2nd NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: APR 3, 2008 @ DETROIT (3) Last Assist: MAR 16, 2008 vs DETROIT (11)
How Acquired: Acquired with D Clay Wilson from Anaheim in exchange for C Geoff Platt on Nov. 15, 2007.
Notes: CAREER: Had 1-1-2, 33 PIM, -4 in 17 games with Columbus in 2007-08… Collected first NHL point with an assist vs. Detroit on Mar. 16… Scored his first NHL goal Apr. 3 at Detroit (Dominik Hasek)… Had 5-24-29, 157 PIM, -2 in 55 games with Syracuse and Portland (AHL)… Set AHL career highs in assists, points and PIM… Has 20-74-94, 513 PIM, +20 in 270 career AHL games… Tallied 31-124-155, 646 PIM, +42 in 304 career WHL games with Saskatoon, Kootenay, Swift Current and Moose Jaw from 1999-04.
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14:15
14:15
0-0
0.00
0
1
0
1
0
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A
Pts
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PPG
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GWG
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Season
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0.00
Career
19
1
1
2
33
0
0
0
16
6.25


25 Jason Chimera L
(chih-MAIR-uh)
6'2'', 216 05/02/1979 ( 29 ), Edmonton, AB, CAN 7th NHL / 4th Season
Last Goal: FEB 13, 2009 vs DETROIT (5) Last Assist: FEB 10, 2009 vs COLORADO (6)
How Acquired: Acquired by Columbus with D Cale Hulse and C Mike Rupp from Phoenix in exchange for LW Geoff Sanderson and RW Tim Jackman on Oct. 8, 2005.
Notes: CAREER: Had 14-17-31, 98 PIM, -5 in 81 games with Columbus in 2007-08… Set club record by playing in 243-consecutive games from Oct. 9, 2005 to Apr. 5, 2008 (missed season finale due to groin injury)… Had career-high 15-21-36 with 91 PIM, +2 in 82 games with Columbus in 2006-07… Spent five seasons in the Edmonton Oilers organization… Has represented Canada at last two World Championships (2008-silver, 2007-gold)… Had 82-89-171, 273 PIM in 201 WHL games with Medicine Hat, Brandon from 1996-99.
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727:08
16:31
18-23
43.90
52
13
18
9
9
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
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Shot%
Season
44
8
13
21
35
1
0
1
102
7.84
Career
417
73
81
154
412
5
5
16
750
9.73


27 Manny Malhotra C
(mal-HOH-truh)
6'2'', 217 05/18/1980 ( 28 ), Mississauga, ON, CAN 10th NHL / 5th Season
Last Goal: FEB 18, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (3) Last Assist: FEB 21, 2009 vs ANAHEIM (1)
How Acquired: Claimed off waivers from Dallas Stars on Nov. 21, 2003.
Notes: CAREER: Had 11-18-29, 34 PIM, -3 in 71 games with Columbus in 2007-08… Was second in the NHL in face-off percentage (59.0)… Had a streak of 140-consecutive games played (fourth-longest in club history) snapped when he missed Nov. 29 game at Vancouver (knee injury)… Had 9-16-25 in 82 games in 2006-07… Had career-high 10-21-31, 41 PIM, +1 in 58 games in 2005-06…Made NHL debut with NY Rangers at age 18 in 1998-99… Represented Canada at 2000 (bronze medal) and 1998 World Jr. Championships.
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965:57
17:14
565-399
58.61
50
33
15
34
6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
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Shot%
Season
56
8
18
26
26
0
0
1
81
9.88
Career
613
73
115
188
342
7
2
14
758
9.63


29 Jason Williams C
5'11'', 185 08/11/1980 ( 28 ), London, ON, CAN 8th NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: FEB 13, 2009 vs DETROIT (6) Last Assist: FEB 24, 2009 @ CALGARY
How Acquired: Acquired from Atlanta in exchange for D Clay Wilson on Jan. 15, 2009
Notes: CAREER: In 337 career NHL games with Atlanta, Chicago and Detroit, he has registered 73-103-176, 123 penalty minutes, a cumulative plus/minus rating of +1, 26 power play goals and 12 game-winning goals. Has added 1-1-2 and 10 penalty minutes in 20 career playoff games and helped the Red Wings win the 2002 Stanley Cup championship. Represented Canada at the 2006 World Championships, tallying 2-5-7 in nine games.
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15:51
251-275
47.72
35
27
19
23
-6
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G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
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Shot%
Season
59
12
18
30
14
5
0
3
113
10.62
Career
355
78
110
188
129
27
1
13
643
12.13


40 Jared Boll R
6'2'', 210 05/13/1986 ( 22 ), Charlotte, NC, USA 2nd NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: JAN 31, 2009 vs DALLAS (11) Last Assist: FEB 14, 2009 @ CAROLINA (5)
How Acquired: Columbus’ fourth pick, 101st overall, in the 2005 Entry Draft.
Notes: CAREER: Had 5-5-10, 226 PIM, -4 in 75 games as a rookie with Columbus in 2007-08… Led club and was second in NHL in PIM… Scored three game-winning goals (tied for third on club)… Scored first NHL goal in his third game Oct. 10 vs. Phoenix (David Aebischer)… Had 28-27-55, 198 PIM, +23 in 66 games with Plymouth (OHL) in 2006-07… Helped club win OHL championship… Registered 47-49-96, 403 PIM in 131 career OHL games… Collected 29-32-61, 470 PIM in 116 USHL games with Lincoln from 2003-05.
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477:24
8:50
0-2
0.00
108
16
5
11
-5
GP
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Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
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Season
54
3
7
10
138
1
0
0
49
6.12
Career
129
8
12
20
364
1
0
3
112
7.14


51 Fedor Tyutin D
FEH-dohr TOO-tihn
6'3'', 216 07/19/1983 ( 25 ), Izhevsk, RUS 5th NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: FEB 18, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (3) Last Assist: FEB 21, 2009 vs ANAHEIM (1)
How Acquired: From NY Rangers with Christian Backman in exchange for Nikolai Zherdev and Dan Fritsche on July 2, 2008
Notes: CAREER: Had 5-15-20, 43 PIM, +5 in 82 games with NY Rangers in 2007-08… Led club with 218 hits (11th in NHL)… Collected career-high 0-3-3 vs. Atlanta on Jan. 22… Notched 6-19-25, 58 PIM, +1 in 77 games with the Rangers as a rookie in 2005-06… Helped Russia win gold medals at the 2008 World Championships and 2002 and 2003 World Jr. Championships… Tallied 0-1-1, 4 PIM in eight games for Russia at the 2006 Olympic Games… Had 19-40-59, 54 PIM, +17 in 53 games with Guelph (OHL) in 2001-02.
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1428:21
23:24
1-0
100.00
84
8
20
73
-3
GP
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A
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PIM
PPG
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GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
61
8
20
28
55
4
1
0
138
5.80
Career
311
23
71
94
214
10
3
2
479
4.80


61 Rick Nash L
6'4'', 218 06/16/1984 ( 24 ), Brampton, ON, CAN 6th NHL / 6th Season
Last Goal: FEB 21, 2009 vs ANAHEIM (1) Last Assist: FEB 21, 2009 vs ANAHEIM (1)
How Acquired: Columbus' first selection, first overall, in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Notes: CAREER: Had 38-31-69, 95 PIM, +2 in 80 games with Columbus in 2007-08… Led the club in goals (fourth-straight year), points, PPG (10), SHG (4, tied club record), GWG (6), shots (329, club record) and takeaways (56)… Set career highs in assists, points, PIM, SHG, shots and ice time (20:29)… Franchise’s all-time leader in goals (154), PPG (55), GWG (24), shots (1,150) and multi-goal games (23)… Collected second career hat trick Dec. 31 vs. Edmonton… Played in third-straight All-Star Game.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1207:10
21:10
5-13
27.78
60
48
24
24
5
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
57
26
31
57
40
5
3
5
187
13.90
Career
420
180
153
333
424
60
8
29
1337
13.46


77 Chris Gratton C
GRAHT-uhn, KRIHS
6'4'', 213 07/05/1975 ( 33 ), Brantford, ON, CAN 15th NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: FEB 20, 2008 @ BUFFALO (21) Last Assist: OCT 30, 2008 @ BUFFALO (9)
How Acquired: Claimed off waivers from Tampa Bay on Feb. 21, 2009
Notes: CAREER: Has 214-353-567 and 1,636 penalty minutes in 1,086 career games with Tampa Bay, Philadelphia, Buffalo, Phoenix, Colorado and Florida... He has added 8-7-15 and 82 PIM in 40 career Stanley Cup playoff games... Notched 82-93-175 and 162 PIM in 120 career games with Kingston (OHL)... Had 27-39-66 and 37 penalty minutes in 62 games in 1991-92 en route to being named OHL Rookie of the Year... Helped Canada win gold at the 1997 World Championships and at the 1993 World Junior Championships.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
194:22
10:47
112-68
62.22
33
9
5
2
-3
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
18
0
2
2
10
0
0
0
16
0.00
Career
1086
214
353
567
1636
52
2
30
2264
9.45