Joe DiPenta

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Joe DiPenta
Joedipenta.jpg
Born (1979-02-25) February 25, 1979 (age 36)
Barrie, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 199 lb (90 kg; 14 st 3 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Right
AHL team
Former teams
Syracuse Crunch
Atlanta Thrashers
Anaheim Ducks
Frölunda HC
NHL Draft 61st overall, 1998
Florida Panthers
Playing career 2000–2011
Website Joe DiPenta.com

Joseph V. DiPenta (born February 25, 1979) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League.

Playing career[edit]

DiPenta was drafted 61st overall by the Florida Panthers in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft. DiPenta grew up in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia. Former teams include the Halifax Mooseheads, Boston University, Philadelphia Phantoms, Chicago Wolves, Atlanta Thrashers, Manitoba Moose and Anaheim Ducks.

He won the Stanley Cup in 2007 with the Anaheim Ducks. In the 2008–09 season, DiPenta signed a one-year contract with Frölunda HC of Elitserien.

On July 11, 2009, DiPenta returned to the NHL signing a one-year contract with the Buffalo Sabres.[1]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1997–98 Boston University HE 38 2 16 18 50
1998–99 Boston University HE 36 2 15 17 72
1999–00 Halifax Mooseheads QMJHL 63 13 43 56 83 10 3 4 7 26
2000–01 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 71 3 5 8 65 10 1 2 3 15
2001–02 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 61 2 4 6 71
2001–02 Chicago Wolves AHL 15 0 2 2 15 25 1 3 4 22
2002–03 Chicago Wolves AHL 76 2 17 19 107 9 0 1 1 7
2002–03 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 3 1 1 2 0
2003–04 Chicago Wolves AHL 73 0 6 6 105 10 1 0 1 13
2004–05 Manitoba Moose AHL 73 2 10 12 48 14 0 5 5 2
2005–06 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 72 2 6 8 46 16 0 0 0 13
2006–07 Anaheim Ducks NHL 76 2 6 8 48 16 0 0 0 4
2007–08 Anaheim Ducks NHL 23 1 4 5 16
2008–09 Frölunda HC SEL 47 1 5 6 71 11 0 1 1 12
2009–10 Portland Pirates AHL 65 2 5 7 83 4 0 0 0 4
2010–11 Syracuse Crunch AHL 70 1 3 4 62
NHL totals 174 6 17 23 110 32 0 0 0 17

Transactions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sabres, DiPenta agree to terms". Buffalo Sabres. 2009-07-11. Retrieved 2009-07-13. 

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