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New York Islanders - Blue & White - Aaron Ness

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New York Islanders - Blue & White - Aaron Ness

Position: Defenseman
Height: 5’10
Weight: 170
Shoots: Left
Born: May 18, 1990 in Benidji, MN

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Islanders in the second round (40th overall) of the 2008 National Hockey League Entry Draft.

LAST SEASON: Scored 14 points (2g/12a) in 35 games during his junior season with the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers (Western Collegiate Hockey Association)…Finished third amongst defensemen in points and second in assists…Both of his goals were game-winners…Combined for season highs in assists (3) and plus-minus rating (+5) on Oct. 29-30 against Colorado College…Signed an Amateur Tryout with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (American Hockey League) and made his professional debut on Mar. 18 vs. Charlotte…Scored his first professional goal/point on Mar. 26 at Connecticut…Recorded his first professional assist on Apr. 1 at Springfield…Finished the season with one goal and three assists in 13 games.

CAREER: 2009-10: Played in all 39 games as a sophomore at the University of Minnesota...Ranked second among defensemen with 12 points (2g/10a)...Notched goals in wins over the University of Alaska Anchorage (Oct. 30) and Colorado College (Feb. 20).

2008-09: Was one of four players, and the only freshman, to play in every game for the University of Minnesota...Ranked second among team defensemen with 17 points (2g/15a)...Earned tournament MVP honors and the WCHA Defensive Player of the Week award after posting a goal and an assist in the 3-2 title game victory over Northeastern at the Dodge Holiday Classic (Jan. 3)...Collected a season-best three assists in a win at St. Cloud State University on Jan. 17 and had an assist in the opening game of the series on Jan. 16 to earn the WCHA Rookie of the Week award.

2007-08: Helped lead Roseau High School in Minnesota to a 25-0 regular season record...Scored 72 points (28g/44a) in 31 games...Ranked first in Minnesota for points by a defenseman...Won the “Mr. Hockey” Award as the top high school player in Minnesota, becoming the first player from Roseau to do so.

INTERNATIONAL: 2008: Helped lead the U.S. to a bronze medal at the Under-18 World Junior Championships...Finished with six assists in seven games...Ranked second on U.S. team in assists.

2007: Scored five points (1g/4a) in four games with Team USA at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament.

Statistics Regular Season Playoffs
SEASON CLUB LEA GP G A PTS PIM GP G A PTS PIM
2008-09 U. of Minnesota NCAA 37 2 15 17 16 - - - - -
2009-10 U. of Minnesota NCAA 39 2 10 12 24 - - - - -
2010-11 U. of Minnesota NCAA 35 2 12 14 21 - - - - -
2010-11 Bridgeport AHL 13 1 3 14 4 - - - - -

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 MTL 61 40 16 5 167 135 85
2 NYR 60 38 16 6 190 148 82
3 NYI 62 40 20 2 200 173 82
4 TBL 62 37 19 6 203 167 80
5 DET 60 34 15 11 176 156 79
6 PIT 61 35 17 9 176 152 79
7 WSH 62 33 19 10 184 156 76
8 BOS 60 29 22 9 158 158 67
9 FLA 61 26 22 13 145 172 65
10 PHI 62 26 25 11 164 181 63
11 OTT 59 26 23 10 167 161 62
12 NJD 61 25 27 9 137 161 59
13 CBJ 60 26 30 4 157 189 56
14 TOR 61 25 31 5 170 185 55
15 CAR 59 22 30 7 134 159 51
16 BUF 62 19 38 5 120 207 43

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Tavares 62 29 34 4 63
K. Okposo 46 14 30 -2 44
R. Strome 62 13 26 21 39
B. Nelson 62 17 19 6 36
F. Nielsen 62 11 25 11 36
A. Lee 56 20 12 12 32
J. Bailey 50 12 19 10 31
J. Boychuk 52 7 22 15 29
N. Leddy 62 8 17 14 25
T. Hamonic 52 4 19 16 23
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Halak 32 13 0 .910 2.49
C. Johnson 8 7 1 .890 2.95

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