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Andrew Peters
Andrew Peters
Left Wing
Number: 76
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 240
Shoots: Left
Born: May 5, 1980
Birthplace: St. Catharines, ON, Canada
Drafted: BUF / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (34th overall)

CAREER: 2005-06: Led team with 100 penalty minutes… Did not a record a point in 28 games… Accumulated a career-high 17 PIMs vs. Los Angeles (1/14)… Saw first ice time of the season vs. Boston (10/7)... Dressed but DNP vs. NY Islanders (10/5)...taken off IR (triceps) prior to season opener.

2004-05: Played with Bodens IK in Sweden, finishing with six points (2+4) and 195 PIMs in 22 games.

2003-04: Led team with 151 penalty minutes…Ranked 17th in NHL in penalty minutes and fifth with 23 major penalties…Led the NHL rookies with 23 majors and finished second in PIMs…Penalty minute total ranks fifth all-time among Sabres’ rookies…Assessed 15 PIMs @ Montreal (4/03)… Scored empty net goal vs. Pittsburgh (3/26)…Had one shot and five PIMs @ Washington (3/10)… Scored first-ever NHL goal in 7-1 win vs. Washington (12/31)…Recorded 15 PIMs and one shot in win @ Los Angeles (10/23)…Had five PIMs vs. Dallas (10/13) and one shot…Recorded 10 PIMs vs. N.Y. Islanders (10/11)…Made NHL debut @ Philadelphia (10/09)…Had one shot on goal and four PIMs…In preseason, scored goal against Ottawa (10/05) in hometown…Only player to appear in all eight exhibition games…Led team with 58 penalty minutes.

2002-2003: Tallied 223 penalty minutes for the season, ranking second on Amerks…Finished season logging three total points (3+0)…Ranks 10th on Amerks’ all-time penalty minute list with 729…Missed nine games due to injury from 1/31 to 2/15…Recorded 600th penalty minute at Cleveland (12/26)…Scored first goal of season against Hamilton (11/17)…Missed seven games with injury (10/14 to 10/30)…Recorded nine penalty minutes on 10/12 against Philadelphia, to move into 18th place on Amerks’ all-time penalty minute list but also injured shoulder that night.

2001-02: Finished season with 388 penalty minutes, ranking second on Amerks’ single-season penalty minute list behind Rob Ray (446 PIMs 1988-89)…Led AHL in PIMs, becoming the first Amerk to lead the league in category since Ray in 1988-89…Finished season with career highs in goals (four) and points (five) in 67 games…Broke 500-penalty minute mark as pro @ Cleveland (4/07)…Served one-game suspension vs. Syracuse (4/05)…Played in 100th professional game @ Syracuse (3/06)…Broke 300 penalty minute plateau @ Chicago (3/02)…First Amerk to top 300 PIMs in a season since Rumun Ndur accomplished the feat in 1995-96…Scored first goal of season @ Cleveland (12/20)…Played first game with brother, Geoff (3/22)…Geoff and Andrew both had one goal and one assist @ Cincinnati (3/23)…2002 Playoffs: Did not appear in postseason due to serving two-game suspension.

2000-01: Appeared in 49 games and was fourth on Amerks with 118 PIMs in first season of professional hockey.

1999-00: Scored 19 points in 42 games with Kitchener (OHL).

1998-99: Recorded 14 goals in 54 games with Oshawa (OHL)…Totaled nine points (2+7) in 15 playoff games with Oshawa.

1997-98: Tallied second-most penalty minutes on team with 220 PIMs for Oshawa (OHL)…Scored two goals in Memorial Cup playoffs.

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