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Chris Simon
Chris Simon
Left Wing
Number: 12
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 232
Shoots: Left
Born: Jan 30, 1972
Birthplace: Wawa, ON, Canada
Hometown: Wawa, Ontario
Acquired: Signed as a free agent on 4/11/06.
Drafted: PHI / 1990 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (25th overall)
LAST SEASON: Suspended for 25 games after being assessed a Match penalty for deliberate injury on March 10 vs. NY Rangers...Missed final 15 games of the regular season with suspension...Finished second on the team with a plus/minus rating of +17...Tied a career-high of two assists on Oct. 11 at Anaheim and on Dec. 3 at NY Rangers (24 total times)...Recorded 1,700th penalty minute on Oct. 19 vs. Pittsburgh...Played in 700th NHL game on Nov. 28 at Pittsburgh...Tied career-high two goals on Feb. 19 vs. Pittsburgh (13 times)...Recorded 300th NHL point on Feb. 27 vs. Philadelphia.

CAREER: 2005-06: Second on Flames in penalty minutes
with 94Flames were 7-0-0 when scoring a goal.

2003-04: Split the season between Calgary and NY RangersFinished first on the Flames and second in the NHL in penalty minutes
with 250... Suspended for two games for March 22 incident vs. DallasPlayed in 600th NHL career game on Mar. 20 vs. Nashville.

2002-03: Split the season between Washington and ChicagoPlayed in
500th NHL game on Jan. 30 at BostonTallied 100th NHL goal on Jan. 26 at Montreal. 2001-02: Skated in a career-high 82 matchesRanked first on the team with 137 penalty minutesPlayed in 300th NHL game on Mar. 23 at Columbus...Registered 100th NHL assist on Mar. 8 at CarolinaRecorded 200th NHL point on Mar. 29 at New Jersey.

2000-01: Ranked third on Washington with 109 penalty minutes.

1999-00: Established new career-highs in each of the major offensive categories with 29 goals, 20 assists and 49 pointsRanked first on the team with 29 goals, seven power play goals and 146 penalty minutesRanked third on the team with 49 pointsTied for second on the team with five gamewinning goals.

1998-99: Recorded 100th NHL point on Nov. 20 vs. OttawaMissed the final 58 games of the season after undergoing shoulder surgery.

1997-98: Missed the final 46 games of the regular season due to a shoulder injury.

1996-97: Split season between Washington and ColoradoRanked second on Washington with 165 penalty minutes.

1995-96: Ranked first on the team and established a career-high with 250 penalty minutes (matched in 2003-04).

1994-95: Led Quebec in penalty minutes with 106.

1993-94: Ranked fourth on the team with 132 penalty minutes.

1992-93: Made NHL debut on Mar. 4 at Chicago Recorded first NHL point on Mar. 18 vs. MontrealScored first NHL goal on Mar. 20 at New

2007: Missed all five games of the Islanders Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series versus Buffalo due to regular season suspension.

2006: Assisted the game-winning goal in Game Three at Anaheim on April 25.

2004: Led Calgary with 74 penalty minutes...Missed 10 games due to injury...Scored two goals and added an assist during the Stanley Cup Finals vs. Tampa Bay and scored the game-winning/power play goal in Game Three on May 29.

2000: Skated in four playoff games.

1998: Returned to the lineup for the playoffs after a regular season injury, skating in 18 post-season matches and helped Washington reach the
Stanley Cup Finals.

1996: Appeared in 12 contests helping Colorado capture their first Stanley Cup championship.

1991-1992: Split season between Ottawa and Sault Ste. Marie, helping them capture the OHL Championship and make an appearance in the
Memorial CupSecond on Sault Ste. Marie in penalty minutes with 167Played under Ted Nolan.

1989-90: Finished fourth on the team in points with 74 and third with 146 penalty minutes.

1988-89: Skated with Ottawa in rookie junior season.

First NHL Game: 3/4/93 at Chicago
First NHL Goal: 3/20/93 at New Jersey (Billington)
First NHL Assist: 3/18/93 vs. Montreal

Most Goals: 2 (13 times), Last: 2/19/07 vs. Pittsburgh
Most Assists: 2 (four times), Last: 12/3/06 at Rangers
Most Points: 4, 3/19/00 vs. Tampa Bay

Was born in Wawa, Ontario to father John, a member of the Ojibwa tribe and mother Linda. Is married to wife Valerie and has two sons and two daughters.




J. Tavares 78 33 37 6 70
K. Okposo 79 22 42 -4 64
F. Nielsen 81 20 32 1 52
B. Nelson 81 26 14 -3 40
N. Leddy 81 5 35 -9 40
A. Lee 80 15 21 -2 36
J. Bailey 81 12 20 -7 32
C. Cizikas 80 8 21 4 29
R. Strome 71 8 20 -9 28
M. Grabovski 58 9 16 3 25
T. Greiss 23 11 4 .925 2.36
J. Halak 18 13 4 .919 2.30
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