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Michael Grier
Michael Grier
Right Wing
Number: 25
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 224
Shoots: Right
Born: Jan 5, 1975
Birthplace: Detroit, MI, United States
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Acquired: Signed as an unrestricted free agent on August 10, 2009.
Drafted: STL / 1993 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 9th (219th overall)

Playoffs: Recorded two shots and three hits in Game 4 vs. PHI (4/30)… Credited with two hits and one shot on goal in 12:19 TOI in Game 3 vs. PHI (4/18)… Recorded an assist and tied to lead both teams with six hits in Game 2 @ PHI (4/16)… Tied for team lead with five hits in Game 1 @ PHI (4/14).

Regular Season: Games missed due to injury: nine; seven – knee (3/29-4-9), two – groin (3/6-3/10)… Scored in consecutive games 2/25-2/26… Three-game point streak 11/11-11/15… Appeared in 1,000th career NHL game vs. BOS (11/3).

2008-09: 3rd on team in hits (147)...Assisted on three of Patrick Marleau’s five short-handed goals this season...T-12th in NHL in SH points (4) ... Tied last season’s point total (9-13=22 in 78 games) with an assist vs. Edmonton on Feb. 17, his 53rd game of the season...Activated from Injured Reserve and returned to lineup on April 7 vs. Colorado...Placed on Injured Reserve on March 3 (knee)...Scored first shorthanded goal of the season on Jan. 6 at Calgary...Scored two goals, including the game-winner, on Jan. 3 vs. the Islanders... Posted a game-high seven hits vs. New York Rangers on Dec. 20...Missed two games (Nov. 16-17) due to injury (lower body)...Tied his career-high with his five-game point streak (1-4=5) from Oct. 18-28...Set a career high with a four-game assist streak from Oct. 18 – 25…2009 Playoffs: T-1st on the team in hits (16).

Goals: 3, 3/20/99 vs. Vancouver
Assists: 3, (4x) Most recent: 3/9/06 vs. Tampa Bay
Points: 3, (9x) Most recent, 1/4/07 vs. Detroit
Penalty Minutes: 20, 12/30/99 @ Los Angeles
Longest Point Streak:    5 games, (2x) 10/18/08 vs. Phil to 10/25/08 @ Tampa Bay