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Adam Creighton

Adam Creighton  #22

NUMBER: 22 BIRTHDATE: June 2, 1965
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Burlington, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 220 DRAFTED: BUF / 1983 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (11th overall)
Son of Dave Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1984) Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup - MVP) (1984) Traded to Chicago by Buffalo for Rick Vaive, December 26, 1988. Traded to NY Islanders by Chicago with Steve Thomas for Brent Sutter and Brad Lauer, October 25, 1991. Claimed by Tampa Bay from NY Islanders in Waiver Draft, October 4, 1992. Traded to St. Louis by Tampa Bay for Tom Tilley, October 6, 1994. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, October 9, 1996.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016