June 18, 1990 |
St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||203 lb (92 kg; 14 st 7 lb)|
Columbus Blue Jackets
|NHL Draft||44th overall, 2008
Luke Adam (born June 18, 1990) is a Canadian ice hockey centre currently playing for Adler Mannheim in Germany. He earlier played under contract with the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League (NHL). Adam was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the second round, 44th overall in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
Adam started his major junior hockey career with the St. John's Fog Devils of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. He played there for two seasons before being drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. The Fog Devils moved to Montreal to become the Montreal Juniors before the 2008–09 season. Adam played there before being traded to the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles. Adam was selected to play for Team Canada at the 2010 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
On October 26, 2010, Adam made his NHL debut in an away game against the Philadelphia Flyers in a 6–3 Sabres loss. On December 7, 2010, Adam recorded his first NHL goal in an away game against the Boston Bruins.
Adam was tied for the most goals in the American Hockey League when he was called up again, on November 19, 2013, from the Rochester Americans.
On July 3, 2015, Adam signed a one-year, two-way contract as a free agent with the New York Rangers. After attending the Rangers 2015 training camp, he was reassigned for the duration of the 2015–16 season to AHL affiliate, the Hartford Wolf Pack. In 59 games he contributed with 12 goals and 29 points with the Wolf Pack.
Regular season and playoffs
|2006–07||St. John's Fog Devils||QMJHL||63||6||9||15||51||4||0||2||2||4|
|2007–08||St. John's Fog Devils||QMJHL||70||36||30||66||72||6||3||5||8||8|
|2008–09||Montreal Junior Hockey Club||QMJHL||47||22||27||49||59||—||—||—||—||—|
|2009–10||Cape Breton Screaming Eagles||QMJHL||56||49||41||90||75||5||3||1||4||2|
|2014–15||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||3||0||0||0||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|2015–16||Hartford Wolf Pack||AHL||59||12||17||29||30||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and honours
|Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award||2011|||
- "Flyers 6, Sabres 3". Buffalo Sabres. 2010-10-26. Retrieved 2010-10-26.
- Ryndak, Chris (2013-11-30). "RECAP (Nov. 29): MAPLE LEAFS 2 - SABRES 3 (OT)". Buffalo Sabres. Retrieved 2014-11-18.
- "Columbus Blue Jackets Acquire Center Luke Adam From Buffalo Sabres in Exchange for Left Wing Jerry D'Amigo". NHL.com. December 16, 2014. Retrieved December 16, 2014.
- New York Rangers (2015-07-03). "Rangers agree to terms with Adam". Twitter. Retrieved 2015-07-03.
- "Luke Adam signs to play in Germany - Hockey - The Telegram". www.thetelegram.com. Retrieved 2016-10-20.
- "Adam named AHL rookie of the year". American Hockey League. 2011-04-07. Retrieved 2011-04-07.
- Luke Adam career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Luke Adam player profile at NHL.com
- Luke Adam career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Luke Adam on Twitter
|AHL Rookie of the Year