April 27, 1987 |
Thunder Bay, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||189 lb (86 kg; 13 st 7 lb)|
|NHL team (P)
|St. Louis Blues
Chicago Wolves (AHL)
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||36th overall, 2005
Taylor Chorney (born April 27, 1987) is a Canadian-born American professional ice hockey defenceman. He currently plays with the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League (AHL). Chorney was born in Thunder Bay, Ontario, but grew up in Hastings, Minnesota.
Chorney was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers with the 36th overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. He previously played at the University of North Dakota. He also was on Team USA at the 2006 World Junior Championships. Chorney represented the USA again in the 2007 World Juniors, where he was team captain. He made his NHL debut on April 10, 2009 against the Calgary Flames. He recorded his first NHL point in his first game of the 2009-10 season, by assisting one of Zack Stortini's two goals on October 12, 2009 on the road against the Nashville Predators. Taylor Chorney scored his first NHL goal against the Dallas Stars on February 15, 2011 at Rexall Place.
On October 10, 2011, Chorney was placed on waivers with the purpose of being assigned with the Oklahoma City Barons. On October 11, 2011, Chorney was claimed off of waivers by the St. Louis Blues. After only two games with the Blues on November 10, 2011, he was again waived and was re-claimed by the Edmonton Oilers.
On July 1, 2012, Chorney signed a one-year, two-way deal as a free agent to return to the St. Louis Blues.
Regular season and playoffs
|2005–06||University of North Dakota||WCHA||44||3||15||18||54||—||—||—||—||—|
|2006–07||University of North Dakota||WCHA||39||8||23||31||48||—||—||—||—||—|
|2007–08||University of North Dakota||WCHA||43||3||21||24||24||—||—||—||—||—|
|2010–11||Oklahoma City Barons||AHL||46||3||13||16||22||—||—||—||—||—|
|2011–12||St. Louis Blues||NHL||2||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2011–12||Oklahoma City Barons||AHL||50||6||18||24||29||10||0||1||1||6|
|Representing United States|
|World Junior Championships|
|World Junior U18 Championships|
|Gold||2005 Czech Republic|
|Junior International totals||20||2||5||7||18|
- "Oilers assign Chorney". Edmonton Oilers Press Release. 2011-10-10. Retrieved 2011-10-10.
- "Blues active but quiet on first day of free agency". Stltoday.com. 2012-07-01. Retrieved 2012-07-01.
- Taylor Chorney's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Taylor Chorney's player profile at NHL.com
- Taylor Chorney's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Bio at North Dakota Fighting Sioux official site
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