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Chris Drury
Chris Drury
Center
Number: 23
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 191
Shoots: Right
Born: Aug 20, 1976
Birthplace: Trumbull, CT, United States
Acquired: Acquired from Calgary with Steve Begin on July 3, 2003, in exchange for Rhett Warrener and Steve Reinprecht.
Drafted: QUE / 1994 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (72nd overall)

•  Has tallied two points (one goal, one assist) in 10 career playoff contests vs. WSH

•  Ranks second in the league with a 65.5% faceoff winning percentage in the playoffs (38-58)

•  Recorded one assist in Game Four

•  Won a game-high, 15 faceoffs in 19 attempts (79%) in Game Three

•  Was credited with four hits in Game One

•  Is tied for fourth in the NHL all-time with four playoff overtime goals, and ranks fourth among active NHL players and leads the team with 47 goals

•  Has captured one Stanley Cup Championship (with Colorado in 2001)

•  Has participated in the playoffs eight times, having advanced to at least the Conference Finals in five of those eight seasons 

•  Notched a goal vs. New Jersey on Apr. 9 in his return to the lineup after missing the previous 27 games due to injury

•  Recorded two assists in a 7-2 win vs. the Islanders on Dec. 27

2010-11 Regular Season Missed Game Information: 57 (INJ)




2007 Playoffs: Finished with 13 points (8+5) in 16 games... Had five points (4+1) in five games vs. NYI Had two goals including the GWG in Game 1 vs. NYI (4/12) Scored two goals in Game 4 vs. NYI, including the game-winner (4/18) Had five points (3+2) in six games vs. NYR... Picked up a goal and an assist in Game 2 vs. NYR (4/27)... Scored with 7.7 seconds left in regulation to force overtime in Game 5 vs. NYR (5/4)... Registered two points (1+1) in Game 6 at NYR (5/6).... Had a goal and two assists in five games vs. OTT... Scored the GWG in Game 4 at OTT (5/16)... He now has 15 career GWGs in the playoffs... Assisted on Roy's goal at 0:09 of first period in Game 4, which set club record for fastest goal from start of a playoff game.

2006-07: Second consecutive 30-goal season, finishing with a career-high 37 Led Sabres in PPG (17) and GWG (9) Scored 30th goal of the season @ NJ (2/3)... First 41 games of the season -- 39 points (21+18) in 40 games... Scored 10 goals in the first 9 games... Scored first career hat trick vs. NYR (10/14)... Had four points vs. NYR (3+1, 10/14) and vs. WSH (2+2, 12/26)... Preseason: 2 points (2+0) in 3 games.

2006-07 Single Game Highs:
Goals: 3 (10/14/06 vs. NYR)br>Assists: 2 (12/26/06 vs. WSH)br>Points: 4 (2x, 10/14/06 vs. NYR, 12/26/06 vs. WSH)br>PIM: 4 (11/26/06 at NYR)br>TOI: 27:43 (2/17/07 vs. BOS)br>
Games missed due to injury: 5
Multi-point games: 13

2005-06: Second on team in scoring with 67 points (30+37) in 81 games... Reached 30-goal mark for the first time in his career Led Sabres with 16 PPG Ranked third in the NHL in faceoff wins (911) and fourth in total faceoffs (1641).

2006 PLAYOFFS: Career-high 18 points (9+9) in 18 games... Scored his fourth career playoff OT goal in 7-6 Game 1 win @ Ottawa (5/5)... Scored four points (2+2) @ Philadelphia (5/2).

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