POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
BIRTHPLACE: Banff, AB, CAN
DRAFTED: EDM: 1994-6 overall
|2006-07 REGULAR SEASON:
- Finished seventh in the NHL in takeaways with 78.
- Finished tied for 16th in the NHL in goals scored with 36.
- Tied single-game career-high of four points on 3/17 at FLA (five times).
- Recorded fifth career hat-rick on 10/12 vs. SJS (w/ EDM).
- Tied single-game career-high of three assists on 1/4 vs. DAL (w/ EDM) (eight times).
- Prior to trade, led EDM in scoring with 53 points and in goals scored w/ 31.
- Scored on a penalty shot on 3/13 at MTL (Aebischer).
MILESTONES: Recorded 500th point on 10/12 vs. SJS (w/ EMD)...Scored 250th goal on 11/30 vs. COL (w/ EDM).
GAMES MISSED (w/ NYI): 2 -- Healthy Scratch: 1 (Travel: 1) -- Injury: 1 (Leg: 1)
Finished seventh in the NHL in takeaways with 78 and tied for 16th in the NHL in goals scored with 36...Recorded fifth career hat-trick and 500th NHL point on Oct. 12 vs. San Jose...Scored 250th goal on Nov. 30 vs. Colorado...Tied single-game career-high of three assists on Jan. 4 vs. Dallas (eight times) ...Prior to trade, led Edmonton in scoring with 53 points and in goals scored with 31...Tied single-game career-high of four points on March 17 at Florida (five times)...Scored on a penalty shot on March 13 at Montreal (Aebischer).
2005-06: Was fourth on Edmonton scoring list with 66 points (36-30), 58 PIM and was -5 in 75 GP...Scored points in 45 of 75 GP and was plus or even in 55 of 75 GP...Led Edmonton in goals and PPG (19) and fifth in assists...17th in NHL in goals, eighth in PPG and 20th in takeaways (64)...Equaled his career-high with an eight-game scoring streak (5-6-11; Mar. 25-Apr. 7)...Registered 16 multiple-point games and five multiple-goal games...was involved in nine GWG, including two in OT...Went 4-13 in shootouts and scored two game-deciding goals (Nov. 21 vs. San Jose and Jan. 19 at San Jose)...Reached the 30-goal milestone for the third time in his career and hit the 20 goal milestone for the seventh time and for the third consecutive season...tied single-game career-high with three 3 assists at Columbus (Nov. 11)...Moved past Paul Coffey (209) for fifth place on Edmonton all-time goal scoring list with goal vs. Vancouver (Dec. 1)...Moved past Dave Hunter (653) into sole possession of tenth place on Edmonton career games played list with 654 at Columbus (Nov. 11)... Scored 200th Edmonton/NHL goal at Dallas (Oct. 28/05) and played in 700th career Edmonton/NHL game at Columbus (Mar. 11/06).
2004-05: Represented Canada for the ninth and tenth times of his career as he was a member of Team Canada at the 2004 World Cup of Hockey and the 2005 World Championships...Scored 3-1-4 with 2 PIM in six games to help Canada win the gold medal at the World Cup.
2003-04: Led Edmonton in scoring for second consecutive season with 50 points (23-36) in 82 GP...Registered career-high +11 and had 68 PIM...Topped Edmonton in goals, assists, PPG (8), PPA (10), power play scoring.(8-10-18), GWG (6), multiple point games (15), shots (245) and games (82).
2002-03: Led Edmonton in scoring with 27-34-61 in 66 GP...Led team in goals, PPG (10), was second in assists and power play points (10-8-18)...Played his 500th career Edmonton/NHL game at Colorado (Oct. 22).
2001-02: Third on Edmonton scoring list with 50 points (15-35) in 61 GP...Missed 21 games (Nov. 17-Dec. 31) with a fractured right ankle suffered vs. Chicago (Nov. 16)...Had a 195 consecutive games played streak ended at Vancouver Nov. 17 due to the injury.
2000-01: Scored 70 points (31-39) and was +10 in 82 GP, finishing second on Edmontons scoring list...Led Edmonton in goals (31), PPG (11), GWG (6) and shots (245)...Established single-season career-highs for points (70) and assists (39)...Led Edmonton with two hat tricks, scoring three goals vs. St. Louis (Nov. 14) and vs. Ottawa (Jan. 14).
1999-00: One of two Oilers to play in all 82 games, finished second on Edmonton scoring list with 28-26-54...Led Edmonton in goals, shots (238), PPG (11) and was second in GWG (4) and fourth in assists...Became the 13th player in Edmonton history to reach the century mark in goals, scoring his 100th goal on Mar. 19/00 vs. Calgary.
1998-99: Scored 31 points (13-18) in 71 GP to finish tenth on Edmonton.
1997-98: Scored 33 points (20-13) with 44 PIM in 64 GP to finish eighth.
1996-97: Second on Edmonton in scoring with 61 points (39-22) in 82 GP...His 39 goals ranked 13th in NHL and 20 PPG tied him with Detroit's Brendan Shanahan for first...Scored his 20th PPG of the season on Apr. 11/97 vs. Phoenix, tying Edmonton' single-season record first set by Wayne Gretzky in 1983-84...Registered his first career NHL/Edmonton hat trick with three goals at Toronto on Oct. 8.
1995-96: Played first full NHL season and scored 11 points (2-9) in 48 GP...Scored his first Edmonton/NHL goal and point at Calgary (Nov. 24/95).
1994-95: Made Edmonton/NHL debut with three games...Played his first Edmonton/NHL game on Jan. 22/95 at Los Angeles...Was recalled from Moose Jaw of the Western Hockey League on Jan. 12/95 for the start of the abbreviated 1994-95 season.
2007: Led the Islanders in scoring in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals with four points (1-3-4).
2006: Scored 16 points (7-9) with 22 PIM in 24 games to place fifth on Edmonton scoring list...Second in goals, sixth in assists, first in PPG (4) and and in shots (60)...12th in NHL playoff scoring race...Tenth in goals and fourth in PPG...made Stanley Cup Final debut, scoring two assists with six PIM vs. Carolina...scored GWG in Game Three of SCF (June 10) 7 a PPG in Game 6 (June 17)...moved into 12th place on Edmonton all-time playoff scoring list with a goal in Game 4 of CF vs. Anaheim (May 25)...had a team-high six game scoring streak with 2-7-9 (May 10-21)...Sixth on Edmonton and second among forwards in TOI at 21:27.
2001: Led Edmonton scoring with 3-4-7 in 6 games vs. Dallas in 2001 Western Conference Quarter-Finals.
1997-98: Made his Edmonton/NHL playoff debut in 1997 and scored 5-5-10 in 12 GP.
Scored one assist with 4 PIM and was +1 in 6 games with the 2006 Canadian Olympic Team in Torino, Italy...Represented Canada at World Championships in seven consecutive seasons from 1999 to 2005, winning gold in 2003 and 2004...served as team captain for five seasons (2001-2005)...Canadas all-time leader in career games played at World Championships with 60...scored 15-16-31 in 60 GP...Member of Team Canada at 2002 and 2006 Olympics, winning gold in 2002 at Salt Lake City...member of gold medal winning Team Canada at 1995 World Jr. Championships...
Played three seasons (1992-93 to 1994-95) with Moose Jaw (WHL)...Scored 110-114-224 in 188 games with the Warriors...Scored a career-high 50-55-105 in 1993-94...Named to the Canadian Hockey League first all-star team in 1994-95 and was a member of the WHL's East Division' second all-star team that same season.
FIRST NHL GAME: 1/22/95 at Los Angeles
FIRST NHL GOAL: 11/24/95 at Calgary (Kidd)
FIRST NHL ASSIST: 12/5/95 at Vancouver
MOST GOALS: 3 (five times), Last: 10/12/06 vs. San Jose
MOST ASSISTS: 3 (eight times), Last: 1/4/07 vs. Dallas
MOST POINTS: 4 (five times), Last: 1/27/07 vs. Los Angeles
MOST PIM: 19, 2/17/97 at Anaheim