Bill Lindsay

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Bill Lindsay
Bill Lindsay.jpg
Born (1971-05-17) May 17, 1971 (age 48)
Bigfork, Montana, U.S.
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
Played for Quebec Nordiques
Florida Panthers
Calgary Flames
San Jose Sharks
Montreal Canadiens
Atlanta Thrashers
National team  United States
NHL Draft 103rd overall, 1991
Quebec Nordiques
Playing career 1991–2007

William Hamilton Lindsay (born May 17, 1971 in Bigfork, Montana and raised in Fernie, British Columbia) is a retired American-born Canadian ice hockey player. He played in the National Hockey League for the Quebec Nordiques, Florida Panthers, Calgary Flames, San Jose Sharks, Montreal Canadiens and the Atlanta Thrashers. He was drafted 103rd overall by the Nordiques in the 1991 NHL Entry Draft. Lindsay played in 777 NHL regular season games, scoring 83 goals and 141 assists for 224 points and picking up 922 penalty minutes. On Saturday, April 27, 1996 Bill Lindsay scored the winning goal to give the Panthers their first-ever playoff series victory. The Florida Panthers eventually made it all the way to the Stanley Cup finals in the 1995–96 NHL season, losing to the Colorado Avalanche in four games. Lindsay was also a part of the Hamilton Bulldogs team that made it all the way to the Calder Cup finals in 2003 and lost to the Houston Aeros in seven games 4–3. He then moved to the Deutsche Eishockey Liga in Germany for the Kölner Haie. He is now the radio color commentator for Florida Panthers home games and an analyst appearing across NHL Network's programming

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1988–89 Vernon Lakers BCHL 56 24 29 53 166
1989–90 Tri-City Americans WHL 72 40 45 85 84 7 3 0 3 14
1990–91 Tri-City Americans WHL 63 46 47 93 151 5 3 6 9 10
1991–92 Tri-City Americans WHL 42 34 59 93 111 3 2 3 5 16
1991–92 Québec Nordiques NHL 23 2 4 6 14
1992–93 Québec Nordiques NHL 44 4 9 13 16
1992–93 Halifax Citadels AHL 20 11 13 24 18
1993–94 Florida Panthers NHL 84 6 6 12 97
1994–95 Florida Panthers NHL 48 10 9 19 46
1995–96 Florida Panthers NHL 73 12 22 34 57 22 5 5 10 18
1996–97 Florida Panthers NHL 81 11 23 34 120 3 0 1 1 8
1997–98 Florida Panthers NHL 82 12 16 28 80
1998–99 Florida Panthers NHL 75 12 15 27 92
1999–2000 Calgary Flames NHL 80 8 12 20 86
2000–01 Calgary Flames NHL 52 1 9 10 97
2000–01 San Jose Sharks NHL 16 0 4 4 29 6 0 0 0 16
2001–02 Florida Panthers NHL 63 4 7 11 117
2001–02 Montréal Canadiens NHL 13 1 3 4 23 11 2 2 4 2
2002–03 Montréal Canadiens NHL 19 0 2 2 23
2002–03 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 28 6 12 18 89 23 10 3 13 31
2003–04 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 24 0 0 0 25
2003–04 Chicago Wolves AHL 13 3 5 8 8
2004–05 Long Beach Ice Dogs ECHL 32 9 14 23 78 7 2 2 4 12
2005–06 Syracuse Crunch AHL 4 0 2 2 0
2005–06 Kölner Haie DEL 32 9 12 21 78 9 4 4 8 44
2006–07 Kölner Haie DEL 45 7 16 23 79 9 1 2 3 26
NHL totals 777 83 141 224 922 42 7 8 15 44

International[edit]

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
1991 United States WJC 7 3 5 8 8
1994 United States WC 5 3 1 4 2

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