Nick Palmieri

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Nick Palmieri
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Born (1989-07-12) July 12, 1989 (age 24)
Utica, NY, USA
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 230 lb (100 kg; 16 st 6 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shoots Right
DEL team
Former teams
EHC München
New Jersey Devils
Minnesota Wild
National team  United States
NHL Draft 79th overall, 2007
New Jersey Devils
Playing career 2008–present

Nick Palmieri (born July 12, 1989) is an American professional ice hockey player currently with EHC München of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga in Germany.[1] He was selected by the New Jersey Devils in the third-round of the 2007 NHL Draft.[2]

Playing career[edit]

Palmieri played his first National Hockey League game with the New Jersey Devils on January 20, 2010, against the Florida Panthers,[3] during which he scored his first NHL point, an assist on a Travis Zajac goal.[4] His first NHL goal was an empty-net goal scored on January 9, 2011, against the Tampa Bay Lightning. His first game-winning goal was scored against the Dallas Stars.

On February 24, 2012, Palmieri was involved in a multiplayer trade by the Devils along with Stephane Veilleux and Kurtis Foster and additional draft picks to the Minnesota Wild in exchange for Marek Zidlicky.[5]

On February 4, 2013, Palmieri was traded by the Wild, along with forward Darroll Powe, to the New York Rangers in exchange for veteran forward Mike Rupp.[6] In August 2013, Palmieri signed with EHC München of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga.[7]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2005–06 Erie Otters OHL 68 13 10 23 79
2006–07 Erie Otters OHL 56 24 21 45 99
2007–08 Erie Otters OHL 50 28 18 46 122
2007–08 Lowell Devils AHL 9 1 0 1 4
2008–09 Erie Otters OHL 18 7 5 12 41
2008–09 Belleville Bulls OHL 43 20 9 29 75 17 14 3 17 27
2009–10 Lowell Devils AHL 69 21 15 36 36 5 1 3 4 2
2009–10 New Jersey Devils NHL 6 0 1 1 0
2010–11 Albany Devils AHL 26 6 5 11 28
2010–11 New Jersey Devils NHL 43 9 8 17 6
2011–12 New Jersey Devils NHL 29 4 3 7 12
2011–12 Albany Devils AHL 25 5 6 11 24
2011–12 Minnesota Wild NHL 9 0 0 0 2
2011–12 Houston Aeros AHL 13 3 3 6 8 4 0 1 1 18
2012–13 Houston Aeros AHL 40 10 11 21 35
2012–13 Connecticut Whale AHL 30 3 6 9 19
NHL totals 87 13 12 25 20

International[edit]

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
2011 United States WC 6 2 1 3 0
International totals 6 2 1 3 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nick Palmieri". Team. EHC Red Bull Muenchen. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Powles, Jason. "Palmieri called up to New Jersey". WKTV (Utica, New York: Smith Media). Retrieved January 20, 2010. 
  3. ^ Chere, Rich. "Rookie call-up Nick Palmieri excited about NHL debut with NJ Devils". The Star-Ledger (New Jersey On-Line). Retrieved January 20, 2010. 
  4. ^ Chere, Rich. "NJ Devils-Florida Panthers: As they played". The Star-Ledger (New Jersey On-Line). Retrieved January 20, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Devils acquire Zidlicky from Wild for three players, picks". The Sports Network. 2012-02-24. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 
  6. ^ "Rangers send Rupp to Wild for Powe, Palmieri". The Sports Network. 2013-01-04. Retrieved 2013-01-04. 
  7. ^ Halford, Mike (28 August 2013). "Ex-Devils, Wild forward Palmieri signs in Germany". NBC Sports. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 

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