Theo Ruth

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Theo Ruth
Born (1989-02-14) February 14, 1989 (age 25)
Naperville, IL, USA
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
AHL team
Former teams
Milwaukee Admirals
Springfield Falcons
NHL Draft 46th overall, 2007
Washington Capitals
Playing career 2010–present

Theo "Teddy" Ruth (born February 14, 1989) is an American professional ice hockey player who is currently an Unrestricted Free Agent. He most recently played with the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League. He was selected by the Washington Capitals in the 2nd round (46th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.

Prior to turning professional, Ruth attended the University of Notre Dame where he played three seasons of college hockey with the NCAA Division I Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's ice hockey team. During his freshman season in 2007–08, Ruth's NHL rights were traded by the Capitals nearing the trade deadline to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Sergei Fedorov on February 26, 2008.[1]

On April 12, 2010, the Blue Jackets signed Ruth to a three-year entry level contract.[2]

On December 26th 2013 Theo Ruth announced his retirement from hockey.

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 USNTDP NAHL 36 1 2 3 33 12 0 2 2 8
2006–07 USNTDP NAHL 9 3 6 9 14
2007–08 Notre Dame CCHA 42 2 3 5 36
2008–09 Notre Dame CCHA 36 2 5 7 42
2009–10 Notre Dame CCHA 22 0 5 5 52
2010–11 Springfield Falcons AHL 52 1 5 6 21
2011–12 Springfield Falcons AHL 54 1 5 6 39
2012–13 Springfield Falcons AHL 43 0 4 4 25 3 0 0 0 0
AHL totals 149 2 14 16 85 3 0 0 0 0
Medal record
Men's ice hockey
Competitor for United States USA
World U-17 Hockey Challenge
Silver 2006 Saskatchewan
IIHF U18 Championships
Silver 2007 Finland

International[edit]

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
2006 United States U17 6 1 0 1 2
2007 United States WJC18 7 0 1 1 0
2009 United States WJC 6 0 0 0 25
Junior int'l totals 19 1 1 2 27

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