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Arron Asham
Arron Asham
Right Wing
Number: 45
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 210
Shoots: Right
Born: Apr 13, 1978
Birthplace: Portage La Prairie, MB, Canada
Acquired: Acquired from MTL along w/ a fifth round choice in '02 Draft for Mariusz Czerkawski on 6/22/02.
Drafted: MTL / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (71st overall)
Tied single-game high of two-goals on Jan. 27 vs. Buffalo (five times)...Played in 400th NHL game on Feb. 22 vs. Toronto.

2005-06: Sustained a season-ending sprained ankle on March 14 at New Jersey and missed the last 18 games of the season... Played in 300th NHL game vs. Ottawa on Nov. 25... Recorded his 100th NHL point at Carolina on Jan. 6...Played in 200th NHL game as an Islander vs. Vancouver on Jan. 14.

2003-04: Third on the team with a career-high 92 PIMs...Played in a career-high 79 games...Tied a career mark with two goals Dec. 23 vs. PHI, scoring both in the third period...Served his 200th NHL PIM Nov. 1 vs. ANA... Missed three games due to a neck injury...Played in his 200th NHL game in the season opener Oct. 9 at WSH.

2002-03: Set career-highs in goals, assists and points...Recorded a career-high five points and four assists Mar. 25 at CHI...Tied his single-game career best with his second two-goal game of the season Feb. 15 at LA...Had a three-game point and assist streak (Oct. 15-19)...Scored his first Islanders goal (empty net) vs. FLA Oct. 24...Recorded his first Islanders point with an assist Oct. 15 vs. NASH...Notched seven PIM in his Islanders debut at BUF on Oct. 10.

2001-02: Had a career-best five goals and nine points in 35 NHL games played...Played in 24 games with the Quebec Citadelles (AHL) registering 23 points (9-14-23).

2000-01: Maintained near point-agame pace in 24 games with Quebec (AHL)...Six of his seven goals with Quebec were power play tallies.

2007: Played in all five games of the Islanders Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series versus Buffalo.

2004: Notched an assist in Game 5...One of just three NYI players to post an even-or-better rating through the playoffs.

2003: Second on the team with 16 PIMs. 2002: Made his NHL postseason debut with Montreal, playing in three playoff games and notching his first playoff point.

1st NHL game: 11/4/02 vs. Calgary
1st NHL goal: 11/27/02 vs. Ottawa (Lalime)
1st NHL assist: 11/4/02 vs. Calgary

Most Assists: 3, 11/23/02 at NY Rangers
Most Goals: 2 (twice), Last: 1/27/07 vs. Buffalo
Most Points: 3 (three times), Last: 3/15/03 at Ottawa
Most PIM: 16, 12/13/05 vs. Minnesota

Arron has two daughters, Azilyn and Ocean.




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