Mark Fayne

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Mark Fayne
Mark Fayne - New Jersey Devils.jpg
Fayne in 2014.
Born (1987-05-15) May 15, 1987 (age 27)
Nashua, NH, USA
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 215 lb (98 kg; 15 st 5 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
NHL team
Former teams
Edmonton Oilers
New Jersey Devils
National team  United States
NHL Draft 155th overall, 2005
New Jersey Devils
Playing career 2010–present

Mark C. Fayne (born May 15, 1987) is an American professional ice hockey player who is currently playing for the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the New Jersey Devils in the 5th round (155th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. Fayne was born in Nashua, New Hampshire, but grew up in Bourne, Massachusetts.

Playing career[edit]

Fayne in 2012.

Fayne attended Providence College where he played four seasons (2006–10) of Hockey East college hockey. Before Providence College, he played hockey for the prestigious Noble and Greenough School under the coaching of Brian Day along with classmates Mike Griffin, Chris Huxley, and Matt Rhone.

Turning profession for the 2010–11 season, Fayne had played only 16 games for the Devils' AHL affiliate, the Albany Devils, before being receiving an emergency call-up to the NHL on November 22, 2010.[1] He scored his first NHL goal in his 10th game on December 15, 2010 against Ilya Bryzgalov of the Phoenix Coyotes.[2]

On July 20, 2012, Fayne remained in the Devils' fold signing a two-year deal worth $2.6 million.[3][4]

On July 1, 2014, Fayne reciprocated the Edmonton Oilers interest in him as a free agent to sign a four-year $14 million contract with the club.[5]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2003–04 Noble & Greenough HS-MA 20 3 5 8 14
2004–05 Noble & Greenough HS-MA 24 1 17 18 16
2005–06 Noble & Greenough HS-MA 29 10 24 34 18
2006–07 Providence College HE 36 5 7 12 43
2007–08 Providence College HE 36 2 4 6 18
2008–09 Providence College HE 33 4 5 9 30
2009–10 Providence College HE 34 5 17 22 14
2010–11 Albany Devils AHL 19 1 3 4 6
2010–11 New Jersey Devils NHL 57 4 10 14 27
2011–12 New Jersey Devils NHL 82 4 13 17 26 24 0 3 3 6
2012–13 New Jersey Devils NHL 31 1 5 6 16
2013–14 New Jersey Devils NHL 72 4 7 11 30
NHL totals 242 13 35 48 99 24 0 3 3 6

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2011 United States WC 8th 4 0 1 1 0
Senior totals 4 0 1 1 0

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-Hockey East Rookie Team 2006–07

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Devils recall Fayne from Albany". New Jersey Devils. 2010-11-22. Retrieved 2010-11-22. 
  2. ^ "Brodeur, Kovalchuk lead Devils past Coyotes". New Jersey Devils. 2010-12-15. Retrieved 2012-07-21. 
  3. ^ "Report: Fayne re-signs with Devils". NHL. 2012-07-20. Retrieved 2012-07-23. 
  4. ^ "Mark Fayne agrees to terms on 2-year deal". ESPN New York. 2012-07-20. Retrieved 2012-07-21. 
  5. ^ "Oilers sign Pouliot, Fayne". ESPN. 2014-07-01. Retrieved 2014-07-01. 

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