NHL

Brian Rafalski # - D

  • Age: 40
  • DOB: 1973/09/28
  • POB: Dearborn, MI
  • Height: 5-10 Weight: 194lbs
  • Shoots: R
  • NHL Seasons: 11
  • Signed by New Jersey in 1999.

Honours and Awards

2010Olympic - Olympic Silver Medal
2007-08NHL - Stanley Cup
2006-07NHL - Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game
2003-04NHL - Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game
2002-03NHL - Stanley Cup
2002Olympic - Olympic Silver Medal
2001-02NHL - Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game
1999-00NHL - Stanley Cup
1999-00NHL - All-Rookie Team
1994-95WCHA - First All-Star Team
1994-95NCAA - West First All-American Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/01/28Announced his retirement.
2014/01/10Signed with the Florida Everblades (ECHL).
2011/05/25Announced his retirement.
2011/03/16Missed 8 games (back spasms).
2011/02/26Back spasms, day-to-day.
2010/12/29Missed 1 game (back injury).
2010/12/27Back injury, day-to-day.
2010/11/08Missed 10 games (knee injury).
2010/10/12Knee injury, injured reserve.
2009/12/26Missed 1 game (flu).
2009/12/23Flu, day-to-day.
2009/12/06Missed 2 games (back injury).
2009/12/03Back injury, day-to-day.
2009/11/05Missed 1 game (flu).
2009/11/03Flu, day-to-day.
2009/05/12Missed 5 games (upper body injury).
2009/05/01Upper body injury, day-to-day.
2009/04/09Missed 4 games (groin).
2009/03/29Groin, day-to-day.
2008/04/10Missed 1 game (rest).
2008/04/06Rest, day-to-day.
2008/03/04Missed 8 games (groin).
2008/02/14Groin, sidelined indefinitely.
2007/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Detroit Red Wings to a five-year contract.
2005/08/04Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the New Jersey Devils to a two-year contract.
2004/08/13Re-signed by the New Jersey Devils to a one-year contract.
2004/07/16Filed for salary arbitration.
2004/04/04Missed 12 games (broken leg).
2004/03/16Broken leg, remainder of the regular season.
2004/03/11Broken right leg, early April.
2004/03/09Right knee injury, left Tuesday's game.
2004/03/03Missed 1 game (bruised knee).
2004/03/01Bruised knee, day-to-day.
2004/02/28Bruised leg, left Saturday's game.
2003/04/26Missed Game One of Round Two against the Tampa Bay Lightning (flu).
2003/04/24Flu, day-to-day.
2002/12/18Missed 3 games (rib injury).
2002/12/10Rib injury, day-to-day.
2002/02/07Missed 4 games (sprained knee).
2002/01/25Sprained knee, day-to-day.
2001/10/11Missed 1 game (groin).
2001/10/06Groin, day-to-day.
2001/02/16Missed 3 games (bruised left shoulder).
2001/02/08Bruised left shoulder, day-to-day.

Trades

2007/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Detroit Red Wings.
1999/05/07Signed as a free agent by the New Jersey Devils.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14FloridaECHL301110000003.00-
2010-11DetroitNHL634444811017000221063.7749
2009-10DetroitNHL788344223514001261345.9739
2009-10United StatesOlympic644871-0-021136.36-
2008-09DetroitNHL7810495917523001201417.0933
2007-08DetroitNHL73134255271021001341757.43-
2006-07New JerseyNHL82847554327104341485.41-
2005-06New JerseyNHL82643490324012361264.76-
2005-06United StatesOlympic5022------0---
2004-05United StatesW-Cup40333-----6---
2004-05Did not play---------------
2003-04New JerseyNHL69630366216011241304.62-
2002-03New JerseyNHL793374018214000141781.69-
2001-02New JerseyNHL767404715217004181255.60-
2000-01New JerseyNHL789435236616001261426.34-
1999-00New JerseyNHL755273221160-1281283.91-
1998-99HIFKFin53193453------18---
1997-98HIFKFin40131023------20---
1996-97HPKFin49112435------26---
1995-96BrynasSwe4041418------26---
1994-95WisconsinWCHA43113445------48---
1993-94WisconsinWCHA3761723------26---
1992-93WisconsinWCHA3201313------10---
1991-92WisconsinWCHA3431417------34---
1990-91MadisonUSHL47121123------28---
TotalNHL8337943651517839-1-1628215335.15-
TotalECHL301110-0-003.00-
TotalWCHA146207898------118---
TotalSwe4041418------26---
TotalFin1424368111------64---
TotalOlympic114610------2---
TotalUSHL47121123------28---
TotalW-Cup40333-----6---

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14FloridaECHL--------------
2010-11DetroitNHL11213-1200014238.70-
2009-10DetroitNHL12381141400022313.04-
2008-09DetroitNHL1839121134001112412.50-
2007-08DetroitNHL224101462300012586.90-
2006-07New JerseyNHL11268-1230-081118.18-
2005-06New JerseyNHL91893140102911.11-
2004-05Did not play---------------
2003-04New JerseyNHL501100000009.00-
2002-03New JerseyNHL2329117240108365.56-
2001-02New JerseyNHL6325-23200041915.79-
2000-01New JerseyNHL2571118101-0-374714.89-
1999-00New JerseyNHL2326850-0-18316.45-
1998-99HIFKFin115914------4---
1997-98HIFKFin95611------0---
1996-97HPKFin106511------4---
1995-96BrynasSwe9011------2---
1994-95WisconsinWCHA--------------
1993-94WisconsinWCHA--------------
1992-93WisconsinWCHA--------------
1991-92WisconsinWCHA--------------
1990-91MadisonUSHL--------------
TotalNHL16529711004217-0-66629010.00-
TotalSwe9011------2---
TotalFin30162036------8---

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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