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Joe Whitney

LW

#9

  • DOB: 2/6/1988
  • Ht: 5-6
  • Wt: 171
  • Hometown: Reading, MA

Career Notes:   2016-17:  Led Tucson team in shots on goal (combined total of 161 between San Antonio and Tucson), finished fifth on team in points and assists and tied for fifth in goals (combined 14-22-36 in 74 GP)…Had assists in first three games with Tucson (0-3-3), 3/3-3/10, after acquisition by Arizona from Colorado 3/1...2015-16:  Tied for fourth among Bridgeport skaters in +/- (+9), and tied for fifth in points, goals and assists (14-19-33 in 36 GP)...Injured 1/15 @ Portland and missed balance of season...Selected to AHL All-Star Classic for a third straight season, but was unable to participate due to injury...Had hat tricks for Bridgeport vs. Wolf Pack 12/6 and 11/28...Had points in 12 of season's first 14 games (5-15-20), including pro career-high seven-game point and assist streak (0-9-9), 10/30-11/14...2014-15:  Led Albany club in points (60) and assists (37)...Finished season with points in eight af Albany's  last nine games (5-11-16)...Made second straight AHL All-Star Classic appearance, scoring SHG for Eastern Conference team in 14-12 All-Star Game loss to Western Conference 1/26...First career NHL point was New Jersey's only goal of game in 3-1 loss @ Detroit 12/31...2013-14:  Scored in pro playoff debut for Albany 4/25, in 2-1 loss vs. St. John's in Game One of First Round series...Top regular-season point-scorer (53)on Albany squad and led team in shots on goal (198)...Made NHL debut for New Jersey 1/24, in 2-1 win vs. Washington...Skated for AHL All-Stars vs. Farjestad BK in All-Star Game 2/12, notching two assists in 7-2 win...2012-13:  Led Albany team in points (51), goals (26), +/- (+13) and shots on goal (203)...Had pro career-high four-game goal streak (5-2-7) 3/3-3/10...2011-12:  Topped Albany skaters in points (44), assists (29) and shots on goal (177)...Netted first career pro hat trick (all in first period) in 5-2 Albany win @ Springfield 1/21...2010-11:  Had an assist in pro debut for Portland 4/8 @ Providence, after signing Amateur Tryout (ATO) agreement earlier in the day...Had third-most assists (26) on Boston College (H.E.) team, and finished fifth on squad in points (31)...2009-10:  Won his second career NCAA championship with Boston College...Finished second among Boston College skaters in assists (28) and third in points (45)...Tied for fifth in Hockey East in assists...2007-08:  Helped lead Boston College to NCAA title, earning Hockey East All-Rookie honors...Led NCAA Division I players in assists (40), and finished second to teammate Nathan Gerbe in Hockey East point-scoring (51)...Transactions:  Acquired by Arizona from Colrado for Brendan Ranford 3/1/17...Signed as free agent by Colorado 7/2/16...Signed as free agent with NY Islanders 7/2/15...Signed as free agent by New Jersey 5/2/13...Signed AHL contract with Albany 8/22/11.

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