Mark Messier
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MarkMessier
position: Center
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
Shoots: Left
WEIGHT: 211
birthdate: 01/18/1961
hometown: Edmonton, AB, CAN
DRAFTED: EDM: 1979-48 overall
  • 1997-1998 SEASON STATISTICS
seasonGPGAP+/-PIMPPSHGWG
Regular82223860 -10 58822
  • CAREER STATS
regular
GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG
1756 694 1193 1887 210 1910 179 63 92
playoffs
GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG
236 109 186 295 6 244 26 12 14
Brother of Paul NHL First All-Star Team (1982, 1983, 1990, 1992) NHL Second All-Star Team (1984) Conn Smythe Trophy (1984) Lester B. Pearson Award (1990, 1992) Hart Trophy (1990, 1992) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1982, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2004) Signed as an underage free agent by Indianapolis (WHA) to a 10-game tryout contract, November 5, 1978. Signed as a free agent by Cincinnati (WHA) after Indianapolis (WHA) franchise folded, December, 1978. Traded to NY Rangers by Edmonton with future considerations (Jeff Beukeboom for David Shaw, November 12, 1991) for Bernie Nicholls, Steven Rice and Louie DeBrusk, October 4, 1991. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 30, 1997. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 13, 2000. Missed majority of 2001-02 season recovering from back injury suffered in game vs. Toronto, December 8, 2001. Traded to San Jose by NY Rangers for San Jose's 4th round choice (Ryan Callahan) in 2004 Entry Draft, June 30, 2003. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, September 5, 2003. Officially announced retirement, September 12, 2005.