TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
NHL

Chris Nielsen # - C/RW

  • Age: 34
  • DOB: 1980/02/16
  • POB: Moshi, Tanzania
  • Height: 6-2 Weight: 204lbs
  • Shoots: R
  • NHL Seasons: 2
  • Drafted by NY Islanders in 1998 (2/36).

Honours and Awards

1999-00WHL - Doug Wickenheiser Memorial Trophy (Humanitarian of the Year)
1999-00WHL - Daryl K. (Doc) Seaman Memorial Trophy (Scholastic Player of the Year)
1998-99WHL - Daryl K. (Doc) Seaman Memorial Trophy (Scholastic Player of the Year)

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2005/10/02Signed with the Kassel Huskies of the Deutsche Liga (Germany).
2004/11/09Re-assigned to San Antonio (AHL).
2004/10/22Re-assigned to Laredo (CHL).
2003/09/26Re-signed by the Vancouver Canucks.
2003/09/25Assigned to Manitoba (AHL).
2003/01/20Acquired from the Atlanta Thrashers.
2003/01/20Re-assigned to Manitoba (AHL).
2002/12/02Acquired from the Columbus Blue Jackets.
2002/12/02Re-assigned to Chicago (AHL).
2002/10/08Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2002/04/15Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2002/04/14Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).
2002/04/12Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2002/03/29Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).
2001/12/28Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2001/11/24Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).
2001/11/12Missed 14 games (groin).
2001/11/12Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2001/10/12Groin, mid-November.
2001/04/09Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2001/03/24Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).
2001/03/22Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2001/03/21Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).
2001/03/02Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2001/02/28Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).
2001/01/22Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).
2000/12/14Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).
2000/10/01Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).

Trades

2003/01/20Atlanta Thrashers traded Chris Herperger and Chris Nielsen to the Vancouver Canucks for Jeff Farkas.
2002/12/02Atlanta Thrashers traded Tomi Kallio and Pauli Levokari to the Columbus Blue Jackets for Chris Nielsen and Petteri Nummelin.
2000/05/11New York Islanders traded Chris Nielsen to the Columbus Blue Jackets for a 4th round selection in 2000 and 9th round selection in 2000.
1998/06/27Drafted by the New York Islanders in the 2nd round (36th overall) in 1998.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2005-06KasselGer3841115-253-0-032725.56-
2004-05San AntonioAHL548816-84-0-1207810.26-
2003-04ManitobaAHL724711-10-0-021944.26-
2002-03ManitobaAHL333101320-1-013446.82-
2002-03ChicagoAHL1834720-1-142213.64-
2002-03SyracuseAHL19134-10-0-08382.63-
2002-03Total Syr/Chi/ManAHL707172430-2-1251046.73-
2001-02ColumbusNHL23235-3000014287.14-
2001-02SyracuseAHL47121224-24-1-3189213.04-
2000-01ColumbusNHL2945940000143611.11-
2000-01SyracuseAHL47101121-86-0-1249110.99-
1999-00CalgaryWHL623831693517-2-786---
1998-99CalgaryWHL70222446176-1-445---
1997-98CalgaryWHL6822295175-1-431---
1996-97CalgaryWHL62111930------39---
1995-96CalgaryWHL6000------0---
TotalNHL52681410-0-28649.38-
TotalAHL290415596-1614-3-61084598.93-
TotalWHL26893103196------201---
TotalGer3841115-253-0-032725.56-

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2005-06KasselGer5000------0---
2004-05San AntonioAHL--------------
2003-04ManitobaAHL--------------
2002-03ManitobaAHL14123-10-0-016244.17-
2002-03ChicagoAHL--------------
2001-02ColumbusNHL--------------
2001-02SyracuseAHL10224-11-0-222010.00-
2000-01ColumbusNHL--------------
2000-01SyracuseAHL522420-0-141315.38-
1999-00CalgaryWHL1314923116-0-320---
1998-99CalgaryWHL2111516-4-1-028---
1997-98CalgaryWHL18246------10---
1996-97CalgaryWHL--------------
1995-96CalgaryWHL--------------
TotalAHL29561101-0-322578.77-
TotalWHL52271845------58---
TotalGer5000------0---

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


© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television