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Dmitri Kalinin
Dmitri Kalinin
Defenseman
(kah-LIHN-ihn)
Number: 45
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 210
Shoots: Left
Born: Jul 22, 1980
Birthplace: Chelyabinsk, Russia
Drafted: BUF / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (18th overall)
CAREER: 2005-06: Appeared in 55 games, finishing with 18 points (2+16)…Missed 23 games due to injury… Scored his first goal of the season vs. Washington (11/17)... Assisted on Kotalik's game-winner @ Boston (10/20)... 2006 PLAYOFFS: Two points (0+2) in eight games... Suffered broken foot in Game 2 @ Ottawa (5/8).

2004-05:
Played with Magnitogorsk in the Russian League, scoring 10 points (2+8) in 48 games.

2003-04:
Led Buffalo defensemen in goals (10) for second-straight season…Set career-high totals for assists (24), points (34) and goals…
Named an alternate captain for February… Registered first two-goal game and three-point night with 2+1 effort vs. Columbus (3/29)…Scored game-winning and a shorthanded goal vs. the Blue Jackets… Scored GWG and added assist vs. Anaheim (1/02)… Had goal and assist for second two-point game of season in win over Washington (11/26)…Scored Sabres’ first goal of game vs. Capitals and assisted on Satan’s PP tally…Scored second goal of season vs. Minnesota (10/28)…Scored his first goal of the season (on PP) to tie game in win @ Anaheim (10/24).

2002-03: 
Led Buffalo defensemen with eight goals…Recorded first SHG of career @ Boston (4/05)…Scored seventh goal of season vs. Atlanta (4/02)…Returned to lineup @ Carolina (3/29) after missing eight games with a shoulder injury (seven games) and flu (one game)…Had career-long, four-game point streak (1+3) from @ Tampa Bay (2/23) to vs. Dallas (2/28)…Scored career-high third PPG @ Washington (2/26)…Set career high with fifth goal of season, scoring PPG vs. Vancouver (2/07) and was assessed career high 17 PIMs…Scored fourth goal of season @ Washington (12/30)…Recorded third goal of season and second in as many games in 4-3 win vs. Washington (12/07)…Marked first time in career scoring goals in back-to-back games… Scored first career game-tying goal on PP in 1-1 tie @ Edmonton (11/01).

2001-02:
Tied career and season high with two assists (one on GW/PPG) in 5-1 win vs. Detroit (3/10)…Recorded a goal and assist for third multiple-point game of season @ Los Angeles (1/17)…Scored first goal of season @ Dallas (12/12)…Returned to action @ Boston (12/08)…Was cleared to play but was healthy scratch vs. Colorado (12/7) after missing previous 18 games with broken thumb suffered vs. Montreal 10/26)…Had surgery on broken thumb (10/30).

2000-01:
Won Fred T. Hunt Award as Sabres’ outstanding rookie…Finished 12th in rookie assists (18) and tied for 19th in rookie points (22)…Scored goal in 3-0 win vs. Toronto (3/20)…Scored first career even strength goal (third of season) vs. Montreal (2/11)…Scored first NHL goal on PP and had assist in 5-4 victory vs. Montreal (11/3)…Scored first NHL point with assist on Dumont’s goal in 4-2 win vs. Chicago (10/05)... 2001 Playoffs: Finished second among rookies with +5 plus/minus rating in playoffs…Played in first career playoff game, assisting on GWG in 2-1 win in Game One @ Philadelphia (4/11).

1999-00:
Selected to AHL All-Rookie team…Reassigned to Rochester, 2/22…Saw action in 4-1 win vs. Los Angeles (2/19)…Recalled from Rochester, 2/18…Reassigned to Rochester, 1/09…Appeared in first NHL game and was +1 vs. Atlanta (1/04)…Recalled from Rochester, 1/04.

1998-1999:
Played in first professional game with Rochester (4/07)…Saw action in seven playoff games with Rochester (AHL)…Scored 25 points (7+18) with Moncton (QMJHL).

1997-98:
Appeared in 26 games with Traktor (Russia).

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
C. Hodgson 72 20 24 -26 44
T. Ennis 80 21 22 -25 43
D. Stafford 70 16 18 -19 34
C. Ehrhoff 79 6 27 -27 33
C. Stewart 63 15 11 0 26
C. Conacher 79 7 19 1 26
T. Myers 62 9 13 -26 22
Z. Girgensons 70 8 14 -6 22
M. Foligno 74 7 12 -17 19
J. McBain 69 6 11 -13 17
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
M. Neuvirth 4 8 2 .921 2.78
J. Enroth 4 17 5 .911 2.82