Jeff Shattler

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Jeff Shattler
Born (1984-12-26) December 26, 1984 (age 33)
Edmonton, AB, CAN
Nationality Iroquois
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight 198 pounds (90 kg)
Shoots Left
Position Forward / Transition
NLL draft 10th overall, 2005
Buffalo Bandits
NLL team
Former teams
Saskatchewan Rush
Buffalo Bandits
Calgary Roughnecks
CLA team
Former teams
Six Nations Chiefs
Victoria Shamrocks
Brampton Excelsiors
Pro career 2006–
Nickname Shatty
Career highlights

NLL MVP (2011)

Jeff Shattler (born December 26, 1984 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a box lacrosse player for the Saskatchewan Rush in the National Lacrosse League. Shattler is an Ojibway, representing the Iroquois Nationals in international competitions.

Professional career[edit]

Shattler was drafted 10th overall by the Buffalo Bandits in 2005. He played one game in 2006 for the Bandits before being traded to Calgary for the 2007 season. Shattler played 11 seasons with the Roughnecks, missing only one game. During the 2009 NLL season, he was named a reserve in the All-Star Game.[1] Shattler had a breakout year in 2011, when he was named both NLL MVP and Transition Player of the Year. On August 3, 2017, he signed a two-year contract with the Saskatchewan Rush.[2]

Shattler has played for the Brampton Excelsiors and Six Nations Chiefs of Major Series Lacrosse and the Victoria Shamrocks of the Western Lacrosse Association (WLA). Shattler was the Most Outstanding Player in the WLA in 2013.[3]

NLL stats[edit]

Jeff Shattler Regular Season Playoffs
Season Team GP G A Pts LB PIM Pts/GP LB/GP PIM/GP GP G A Pts LB PIM Pts/GP LB/GP PIM/GP

2006 Buffalo Bandits 1 0 1 1 3 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
2007 Calgary Roughnecks 16 16 21 37 114 10 2.31 7.13 0.63 1 0 4 4 10 0 4.00 10.00 0.00
2008 Calgary Roughnecks 16 17 26 43 110 12 2.69 6.88 0.75 2 6 5 11 26 0 5.50 13.00 0.00
2009 Calgary Roughnecks 16 13 15 28 119 15 1.75 7.44 0.94 3 2 3 5 21 4 1.67 7.00 1.33
2010 Calgary Roughnecks 16 16 35 51 141 8 3.19 8.81 0.50 1 0 1 1 9 0 1.00 9.00 0.00
2011 Calgary Roughnecks 15 29 46 75 93 20 5.00 6.20 1.33 2 2 6 8 6 4 4.00 3.00 2.00
2012 Calgary Roughnecks 16 31 41 72 111 6 4.50 6.94 0.38 1 2 3 5 2 4 5.00 2.00 4.00
2013 Calgary Roughnecks 16 33 41 74 86 20 4.63 5.38 1.25 2 3 8 11 6 0 5.50 3.00 0.00
2014 Calgary Roughnecks 18 35 49 84 71 10 4.67 3.94 0.56 7 9 12 21 30 12 3.00 4.29 1.71
2015 Calgary Roughnecks 18 28 34 62 74 12 3.44 4.11 0.67 4 1 8 9 9 0 2.25 2.25 0.00
2016 Calgary Roughnecks 18 30 57 87 92 4 4.83 5.11 0.22 3 2 8 10 13 0 3.33 4.33 0.00
2017 Calgary Roughnecks 18 20 51 71 95 11 3.94 5.28 0.61 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
2018 Saskatchewan Rush 17 24 36 60 76 8 3.53 4.47 0.47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
201 292 453 745 1,185 136 3.71 5.90 0.68 26 27 58 85 132 24 3.27 5.08 0.92
Career Total: 227 319 511 830 1,317 160 3.66 5.80 0.70

GP–Games played; G–Goals; A–Assists; Pts–Points; LB–Loose balls; PIM–Penalty minutes; Pts/GP–Points per games played; LB/GP–Loose balls per games played; PIM/GP–Penalty minutes per games played.

Source:[4]

International career[edit]

Shattler played for the Iroquois Nationals at the World Indoor Lacrosse Championships in 2011 and 2015. The Nationals earned silver medals after losing to Team Canada in the finals both years.

Awards[edit]

Preceded by
Casey Powell
NLL Most Valuable Player
2011
Succeeded by
John Grant, Jr.
Preceded by
Brodie Merrill
NLL Transition Player of the Year
2011
Succeeded by
Andrew Suitor

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Star reserves announced". NLL.com. February 19, 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-05. 
  2. ^ Brandt, Ryan (August 3, 2017). "Rush sign veteran free agent Shattler". 980 CJME. Retrieved 18 December 2017. 
  3. ^ "Chiefs Acquire Jeff Shattler From Brampton". In Lacrosse We Trust. May 20, 2014. Retrieved 18 December 2017. 
  4. ^ "Jeff Shattler". National Lacrossse League. Retrieved June 12, 2017.