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Ben Eager #55 - LW/RW

Edmonton

  • Age: 30
  • DOB: 1984/01/22
  • POB: Ottawa, Ont, Canada
  • Height: 6-2 Weight: 236lbs
  • Shoots: L
  • NHL Seasons: 8
  • Drafted by Phoenix in 2002 (1/23).
  • Current Status: Off season
GPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
Year to date701110000024.009
Playoffs-00-----------

Honours and Awards

2009-10NHL - Stanley Cup

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/11/08Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).
2013/10/22Recalled from Oklahoma City (AHL).
2013/10/05Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).
2013/10/02Placed on waivers by the Edmonton Oilers.
2013/03/14Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).
2013/03/13Placed on waivers by the Edmonton Oilers.
2013/02/09Missed 9 games (concussion).
2013/01/24Concussion, injured reserve.
2013/01/22Concussion, day-to-day.
2012/03/20Missed 3 games (back spasms).
2012/03/14Back spasms, day-to-day.
2012/03/12Missed 2 games (flu).
2012/03/08Flu, day-to-day.
2012/01/31Missed 1 game (upper body injury).
2012/01/24Upper body injury, day-to-day.
2011/12/07Missed 6 games (back injury).
2011/11/25Back injury, day-to-day.
2011/10/17Missed 3 games (concussion).
2011/10/05Concussion, injured reserve.
2011/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers to a three-year contract.
2011/03/03Missed 1 game (undisclosed).
2011/03/01Undisclosed, day-to-day.
2011/01/20Missed 4 games (suspension).
2011/01/18Acquired from the Atlanta Thrashers.
2011/01/08Suspended by the NHL for four games.
2011/01/07Missed 4 games (lower body injury).
2010/12/28Lower body injury, injured reserve.
2010/07/28Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Atlanta Thrashers to a one-year contract.
2010/07/05Filed for salary arbitration.
2010/06/24Acquired from the Chicago Blackhawks.
2010/03/02Missed 4 games (lower body injury).
2010/02/09Lower body injury, day-to-day.
2009/12/26Missed 4 games (upper body injury).
2009/12/18Upper body injury, day-to-day.
2009/11/09Missed 13 games (upper body injury).
2009/10/07Upper body injury, day-to-day.
2009/07/06Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Chicago Blackhawks to a one-year contract.
2009/03/29Missed 3 games (suspension).
2009/03/21Suspended by the NHL for three games.
2008/10/08Suspended by the NHL for 3 games.
2008/04/06Missed the last 14 games of the regular season (separated shoulder).
2008/03/09Separated shoulder, sidelined indefinitely.
2008/03/02Missed 13 games (concussion).
2008/02/02Concussion, sidelined indefinitely.
2008/01/24Missed 14 games (mild concussion).
2007/12/26Mild concussion, sidelined indefinitely.
2007/12/18Acquired from the Philadelphia Flyers.
2007/10/24Missed 3 games (dizzyness).
2007/10/16Dizzyness, day-to-day.
2007/05/14Re-signed by the Philadelphia Flyers to a two-year contract.
2007/03/15Missed 11 games (ankle injury).
2007/02/20Ankle injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2006/10/18Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2006/09/25Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2006/04/18Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2006/02/06Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2006/02/04Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2006/02/03Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2006/01/27Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2006/01/14Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/21Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/20Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/19Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/18Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/17Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/16Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/15Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/14Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/12Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/11Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/10Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/07Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/06Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/04Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/03Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/12/01Assigned to Philadelphia (AHL).
2005/11/30Recalled from Philadelphia (AHL).
2004/04/07Signed by the Philaldephia Flyers to a three-year contract.
2004/04/03Signed by the Philadelphia Phantoms (AHL).
2004/02/09Acquired from the Phoenix Coyotes.
2003/09/14Returned to his junior team (Oshawa-OHL).
2002/09/16Returned to his junior team (Oshawa-OHL).

Trades

2011/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers.
2011/01/18Atlanta Thrashers traded Ben Eager to the San Jose Sharks for a fifth-round draft pick in 2011.
2010/06/24Chicago Blackhawks traded Dustin Byfuglien, Ben Eager, Brent Sopel and Akim Aliu to the Atlanta Thrashers for Marty Reasoner, Jeremy Morin, Joey Crabb, a 1st and a 2nd round selection in 2010.
2007/12/18Chicago Blackhawks traded Jim Vandermeer to the Philadelphia Flyers for Ben Eager.
2004/02/09Philadelphia Flyers traded Mike Comrie to the Phoenix Coyotes for Sean Burke, Branko Radivojevic and the rights to Ben Eager.
2002/06/22Drafted by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round (23rd overall) in 2002.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14EdmontonNHL701110000024.009
2012-13EdmontonNHL14112-40000025147.1440
2012-13Oklahoma CityAHL9022-40-0--138.00-
2011-12EdmontonNHL638513-1000031076911.5973
2010-11San JoseNHL3443700000043439.3039
2010-11AtlantaNHL34371040000177417.3248
2010-11Total Atl/SJNHL6871017400001120848.3387
2009-10ChicagoNHL6079169000021206810.2951
2008-09ChicagoNHL75114151000001618013.7595
2007-08ChicagoNHL9022-100000275.00-
2007-08PhiladelphiaNHL23000-8000006211.00-
2007-08Total Phi/ChiNHL32022-9000008916.00-
2006-07PhiladelphiaNHL636511-13000002334812.50-
2006-07PhiladelphiaAHL300010-0-0215.00-
2005-06PhiladelphiaNHL25358000000182114.29-
2005-06PhiladelphiaAHL4961218-61-0-2256---
2004-05PhiladelphiaAHL6671017122-0-02326910.14-
2003-04PhiladelphiaAHL500000-0-005.00-
2003-04OshawaOHL61252752-36-0--204---
2002-03OshawaOHL5816244035-0--216---
2001-02OshawaOHL63142337-167-0-2255---
2000-01OshawaOHL614610-180-0-0120---
TotalNHL407434285-120-0-687540410.64-
TotalAHL13213243733-0--522---
TotalOHL2435980139-3418-0--795---

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14EdmontonNHL-00-----------
2012-13EdmontonNHL--------------
2012-13Oklahoma CityAHL13145-10-0--64263.85-
2011-12EdmontonNHL--------------
2010-11San JoseNHL10101-20000041119.09-
2009-10ChicagoNHL1812320000120137.69-
2008-09ChicagoNHL17112-10000161156.67-
2007-08ChicagoNHL--------------
2006-07PhiladelphiaNHL--------------
2006-07PhiladelphiaAHL--------------
2005-06PhiladelphiaNHL2000-400000263.00-
2005-06PhiladelphiaAHL--------------
2004-05PhiladelphiaAHL16112-31-0-071195.26-
2003-04PhiladelphiaAHL301100-0-082.00-
2003-04OshawaOHL723500-0--31---
2002-03OshawaOHL8044-10-0--8---
2001-02OshawaOHL5011-50-0-013---
2000-01OshawaOHL--------------
TotalNHL47336-50-0-2148427.14-
TotalAHL32268-41-0--143474.26-
TotalOHL202810-60-0--52---

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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