New York Islanders
Marc-Andre Bergeron
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Marc-AndreBergeron
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 5' 9"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 190
BIRTHDATE: 10/13/1980
BIRTHPLACE: Trois-Rivieres, QC, CAN
DRAFTED: undrafted
- Tied for first among NHL defensemen with eight power play goals.
- Scored two power play goals, including the game winner on 1/13 at OTT... Has tallied two power play goals in the same game on three separate occasions.
GAMES MISSED: 16 -- Healthy Scratch: 16
LAST SEASON
Tied career-high of two assists in Islanders debut on Feb. 19 vs. Pittsburgh and on March 3 at Washington (four times)... Scored 100th point of NHL career on March 13 at Montreal...Played in 200th NHL game on March 15 at Ottawa...Tied career-high of three points (1-2-3) on March 17 at Florida (three times).

CAREER
2005-06: Second among Edmonton defensemen in scoring with 35 points...Finished third on Edmonton with an average time on ice of 21:18...Eighth in goals among NHL defensemen with 15Scored first career NHL hat trick on January 14 vs. Ottawa...Played in 100th career NHL game on January 12 at NY Rangers. 2004-05: Played for Brynas IF Gavle (Sweden) during the lockout.

2003-04: Finished second among Edmonton defensemen with 26 points...Finished 15th in the NHL rookie scoring race and was third among NHL rookie defensemen.

2002-03: Split season between Oilers and Hamilton Bulldogs of the AHL...Made NHL debut on March 11 at Calgary...Scored first NHL point with a goal on March 31 at St. Louis (Osgood)...Recorded first NHL assist on the power play on April 5 vs. Calgary...Registered first career NHL penalty minute with a roughing minor on March 28 vs. Columbus...With Hamilton, was named to the 2002-03 AHL Second All-Star TeamWith 37 points (7+30) led Hamilton defensemen in scoring and ranked seventh overall among AHL defenseman...Led AHL in plus/minus at +34.

2001-02: Made professional debut with Hamilton of the AHL.

PLAYOFFS:
2007: Scored game-winning goal on the power play in Game Two of ECQF on 4/14/07 at Buffalo.

2006: Scored first career NHL playoff goal with a power play goal in Game Three of Western Conference Semi-Finals versus San Jose on May 10.

2003: Made NHL Stanley Cup Playoff debut in Western Conference Quarterfinal in the Edmonton vs. Dallas...Made playoff debut in Game Six of the Edmonton vs. Dallas series on April 19...Recorded first playoff point with an assist series' final game...Following Edmonton's elimination was assigned to Hamilton, where he helped the Bulldogs reach the Calder Cup Final.

JUNIOR CAREER
Played four seasons (1997-98 to 2000-01) with Baie-Comeau & Shawinigan of the QMJHL...Named CHL's and QMJHLs Defenseman of the Year in 2000-01 and was named to both the CHL and QMJHL First All-Star Teams...Finished 14th in the QMJHL scoring in 2000-01 with 36 goals and 64 assists for-100 points in 68 games.

MILESTONES:
First NHL Game: 3/1103 at Calgary
First NHL Goal: 3/31/03 at St. Louis (Osgood)
First NHL Assist: 4/5/03 vs. Calgary

Most Goals: 3, 1/14/06 vs. Ottawa
Most Assists: 2 (four times), Last: 3/3/07 at Washington
Most Points: 3 (twice), Last: 3/3/07 at Washington
Most PIM: 7, 4/503 vs. Calgary

FAMILY:
Marc-Andre & Isabelle had a girl, Sofia, on 3/19/07.