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Craig Rivet
Craig Rivet
Defenseman
Number: 52
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 207
Shoots: Right
Born: Sep 13, 1974
Birthplace: North Bay, ON, Canada
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Acquired: Acquired on Feb. 25, 2007 along with a fifth round selection in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for defenseman Josh Gorges and a first round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Drafted: MTL / 1992 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (68th overall)
• Was claimed off waivers from Buffalo on Feb. 26; made his Blue Jackets debut Mar. 4 at Calgary and scored a goal.
• Goal was his first point in eight games; last had a point when he tallied 1-1-2 Dec. 21 vs. Anaheim as a member of the Buffalo Sabres.



2008-09: Games missed due to injury: 19; 11 shoulder (12/12-1/3), five knee (10/23-11/1), three upper body (12/1-12/4, 12/12) ... Multi-point games: two ... Named 23rd captain in franchise history (10/8) ... Scored 200th career point (assist) @ DAL (1/15) ... Played in 800th career game vs. TOR (3/27) ... Set career high for points and assists in a game with three (0+3) vs. SJ (2/13) ... Season high three game point streak beginning @ WSH (4/3) and ending vs. DET (4/6) (0+3) ... Led Sabres with 125 PIMs ... Eclipsed 1,000 career penalty minutes vs. PHX (3/6).

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