NHL

Kurtis Foster # - D

  • Age: 32
  • DOB: 1981/11/24
  • POB: carp, Ont, Canada
  • Height: 6-5 Weight: 225lbs
  • Shoots: R
  • NHL Seasons: 10
  • Drafted by Calgary in 2000 (2/40).

Honours and Awards

2003-04AHL - Yanick Dupre Memorial Award (AHL Man of the Year)

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/07/30Signed with Medvescak Zagreb (KHL).
2013/04/02Placed on waivers by the Philadelphia Flyers.
2013/03/13Missed 4 games (illness).
2013/03/05Illness, day-to-day.
2013/01/26Missed 2 games (undisclosed).
2013/01/22Undisclosed, day-to-day.
2013/01/13Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Philadelphia Flyers to a one-year contract.
2012/10/23Signed with Tappara Tampere (Finland).
2012/02/24Acquired from the New Jersey Devils.
2012/02/19Back injury, day-to-day.
2011/12/12Acquired from the Anaheim Ducks.
2011/10/21Missed 5 games (left thigh injury).
2011/10/13Loaned to Syracuse (AHL) for conditioning.
2011/09/19Left thigh injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2011/07/01Acquired from the Edmonton Oilers.
2011/04/02Missed 3 games (neck injury).
2011/03/26Neck injury, day-to-day.
2010/10/29Missed 1 game (groin).
2010/10/28Groin, day-to-day.
2010/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers to a two-year contract.
2010/03/30Missed 1 game (head injury).
2010/03/27Head injury, day-to-day.
2009/10/15Missed 5 games (lower body injury).
2009/10/05Lower body injury, day-to-day.
2009/07/08Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Tampa Bay Lightning.
2009/03/05Missed 50 games (left leg injury).
2009/02/24Recalled from Houston (AHL).
2009/02/08Assigned to Houston (AHL) on a conditioning assignment.
2008/10/01Left leg injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2008/07/02Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Minnesota Wild to a one-year contract.
2008/04/19Missed the last 8 games of the regular season and all six games of Round One against the Colorado Avalanche (right leg injury).
2008/03/19Right leg injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2008/03/07Missed 2 games (sore back).
2008/03/04Sore back, day-to-day.
2007/12/07Missed 4 games (cheekbone injury).
2007/11/28Cheekbone injury, day-to-day.
2007/10/10Missed 2 games (groin).
2007/10/03Groin, day-to-day.
2007/07/17Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Minnesota Wild to a one-year contract.
2007/02/10Missed 9 games (sprained left knee).
2007/01/17Sprained left knee, mid-February.
2006/12/22Missed 9 games (throat).
2006/12/01Throat, sidelined indefinitely.
2006/06/21Re-signed by the Minnesota Wild to a one-year contract.
2006/01/07Missed 1 game (head injury).
2006/01/05Head injury, day-to-day.
2005/11/17Recalled from Houston (AHL).
2005/09/21Assigned to Houston (AHL).
2005/08/04Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Minnesota Wild.
2004/09/28Signed by the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks (AHL).
2004/08/02Re-signed by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim to a one-year contract.
2004/06/29Mighty Ducks of Anaheim have tendered qualifying offer.
2004/06/26Acquired from the Atlanta Thrashers.
2004/02/06Assigned to Chicago (AHL).
2004/02/05Recalled from Chicago (AHL).
2004/02/04Assigned to Chicago (AHL).
2004/01/31Recalled from Chicago (AHL).
2003/09/28Assigned to Chicago (AHL).
2003/04/04Assigned to Chicago (AHL).
2003/03/31Recalled from Chicago (AHL).
2002/10/03Assigned to Chicago (AHL).
2001/12/26Assigned to Chicago (AHL).
2001/12/18Acquired from the Calgary Flames.
2001/09/19Assigned to Saint John (AHL).
2000/09/13Returned to Peterborough (OHL).

Trades

2013/01/13Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Philadelphia Flyers.
2012/02/24New Jersey Devils traded Kurtis Foster, Nick Palmieri, Stephane Veilleux, a second-round draft pick in 2012 and a conditional draft pick in 2013 to the Minnesota Wild for Marek Zidlicky.
2011/12/12New Jersey Devils traded Rod Pelley, Mark Fraser and a seventh-round draft pick in 2012 to the Anaheim Ducks for Kurtis Foster and Timo Pielmeier.
2011/07/01Anaheim Ducks traded Andy Sutton to the Edmonton Oilers for Kurtis Foster.
2010/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers.
2009/07/08Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Tampa Bay Lightning.
2005/08/04Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Minnesota Wild.
2004/06/26Mighty Ducks of Anaheim traded Niclas Havelid to the Atlanta Thrashers for Kurtis Foster.
2001/12/18Atlanta Trashers traded Petr Buzek to the Calgary Flames for Jeff Cowan and Kurtis Foster.
2000/06/24Drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 2nd round (40th overall) in 2000.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14MedvescakKHL5361622-46-0-1641513.97-
2012-13PhiladelphiaNHL2314501000025214.7616
2012-13TapparaFin1333663-0-178506.00-
2011-12MinnesotaNHL14000100000415.0010
2011-12New JerseyNHL283912-92800023545.5619
2011-12AnaheimNHL9112-5010008166.2517
2011-12Total Ana/NJ/MinNHL5141014-132900035854.7146
2011-12SyracuseAHL201140000041.00-
2010-11EdmontonNHL7481422-1259000451824.4089
2009-10Tampa BayNHL7183442-5323001481654.8560
2008-09MinnesotaNHL1015670200061010.008
2008-09HoustonAHL615600-0--6---
2007-08MinnesotaNHL5671219037002371185.93-
2006-07MinnesotaNHL5732023-3013000521352.22-
2005-06MinnesotaNHL58101828-3612002601248.06-
2005-06HoustonAHL194111521-0-032---
2004-05CincinnatiAHL78172542168-0-4712068.25-
2003-04AtlantaNHL301100000001.00-
2003-04ChicagoAHL67111930-27-0-1951676.59-
2002-03AtlantaNHL2000-20000001.00-
2002-03ChicagoAHL75152742-159-0-41591848.15-
2001-02ChicagoAHL39691561-0-059708.57-
2001-02PeterboroughOHL331041421-1-158---
2000-01PeterboroughOHL62172441198-0-378---
1999-00PeterboroughOHL6861824121-0-1116---
1998-99PeterboroughOHL5421315-71-0-059---
1997-98PeterboroughOHL39112-40-0-045---
TotalNHL40542118160-3120-0-53088424.99-
TotalAHL28654971511126-0--426---
TotalOHL2563660962211-1-5356---
TotalFin1333663-0-178506.00-
TotalKHL5361622-46-0-1641513.97-

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14MedvescakKHL4101-31-0-04147.14-
2012-13PhiladelphiaNHL--------------
2012-13TapparaFin--------------
2011-12MinnesotaNHL--------------
2011-12SyracuseAHL--------------
2010-11EdmontonNHL--------------
2009-10Tampa BayNHL--------------
2008-09MinnesotaNHL--------------
2008-09HoustonAHL--------------
2007-08MinnesotaNHL--------------
2006-07MinnesotaNHL30220000-005.00-
2005-06MinnesotaNHL--------------
2005-06HoustonAHL--------------
2004-05CincinnatiAHL9235-51-0-1282010.00-
2003-04AtlantaNHL--------------
2003-04ChicagoAHL1003310-0-01221.00-
2002-03AtlantaNHL--------------
2002-03ChicagoAHL913421-0-014911.11-
2001-02ChicagoAHL14112-20-0-0211010.00-
2001-02PeterboroughOHL--------------
2000-01PeterboroughOHL7112-30-0-010---
1999-00PeterboroughOHL5123-20-1-04---
1998-99PeterboroughOHL5000------6---
1997-98PeterboroughOHL4000------2---
TotalNHL302200-0-005.00-
TotalAHL4241014-42-0-175606.67-
TotalOHL21235------22---
TotalKHL4101-31-0-04147.14-

Legend:

GP - games played
G - goals
A - assists
PTS - points
+/- - plus minus
PPG - power play goals
PPA - power play assists
SHG - short handed goals
SHA - short handed assists
GWG - game winning goals
PIM - penalties in minutes
PCT - shooting percentage


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