Chris Porter (ice hockey)
May 29, 1984 |
Thunder Bay, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)|
St. Louis Blues
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||282nd overall, 2003
Chris Porter (born May 29, 1984 in Thunder Bay, Ontario) is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger currently playing with the Minnesota Wild of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted in the ninth round, 282nd overall, by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
Prior to his professional career, Porter played collegiate hockey at the University of North Dakota. He spent four years at the University of North Dakota appearing in 175 games for the Fighting Sioux. He made his NHL debut with the Blues in the 2008–09 season opener. He scored his first career NHL goal on October 18, 2008 against the Chicago Blackhawks.
On July 16, 2012, Porter was re-signed as a free agent by the Blues to a one-year contract.
On August 8, 2015, Porter left the Blues organization as a free agent after 8 seasons and signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Philadelphia Flyers. Porter failed to earn a spot on the Flyers during training camp and was placed on waivers by the team on September 30, 2015. On October 1, 2015, prior to the 2015–16 season, he was claimed by the Minnesota Wild.
Regular season and playoffs
|2003–04||University of North Dakota||WCHA||41||10||15||25||46||—||—||—||—||—|
|2004–05||University of North Dakota||WCHA||43||12||3||15||36||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||University of North Dakota||WCHA||46||7||16||23||40||—||—||—||—||—|
|2006–07||University of North Dakota||WCHA||43||13||17||30||38||—||—||—||—||—|
|2008–09||St. Louis Blues||NHL||6||1||1||2||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2010–11||St. Louis Blues||NHL||45||3||4||7||16||—||—||—||—||—|
|2011–12||St. Louis Blues||NHL||47||4||3||7||11||—||—||—||—||—|
|2012–13||St. Louis Blues||NHL||29||2||6||8||0||6||1||0||1||0|
|2013–14||St. Louis Blues||NHL||22||0||1||1||0||6||1||2||3||0|
|2014–15||St. Louis Blues||NHL||24||1||1||2||6||3||0||1||1||0|
- "Blues re-sign Porter, Peluso and Sonne". St. Louis Blues. 2012-07-16. Retrieved 2012-10-11.
- "Flyers sign LW Chris Porter". Philadelphia Flyers. 2015-08-08. Retrieved 2015-08-08.
- "Wild claim Chris Porter, close friend of Zach Parise, off waivers from Flyers". National Hockey League. 2015-10-01. Retrieved 2015-10-01.
- Chris Porter's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Chris Porter's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
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