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Dan Boyle

Dan Boyle  #22

New York Rangers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 22 BIRTHDATE: July 12, 1976  (AGE 39)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Shoots: Right
Last Game: Registered 2 hits and recorded 1 SOG in 17:48 of ice time on 11/23 vs. NSH BLUESHIRT BULLETS: - Is the only NHL defenseman who has recorded at least 20 points in each of the last 14 seasons (2000-01 - 2014-15) - Is 1 of 4 NHL defensemen who are the all-time leader in points by a defenseman for 2 different franchises (SJS and TBL) - Leads NHL defensemen in points (526) since 2002-03 - Leads NHL defensemen in PPP (147) and ranks 2nd among NHL defensemen in PPA (112) since 2008-09 - The Rangers have posted a 58-17-7 record when Boyle has been in the lineup since he joined the team in 2014-15 2015-16: - Is tied for the NHL lead in GDG (1); is 1 of 2 NHL defensemen who have tallied a shootout goal and a GDG - Leads NYR in GDG, is tied for 2nd in PPA (3), and is tied for 4th in PPP (3) - Ranks 2nd among NYR defensemen in PPA and PPP - Has posted a plus/minus rating of even or better in 15 of 17 games in which he has played, including a +1 rating or better in 7 contests
CCHA First All-Star Team (1997, 1998) NCAA West First All-American Team (1997, 1998) AHL All-Rookie Team (1999) AHL Second All-Star Team (1999, 2000) NHL Second All-Star Team (2007, 2009) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2009, 2011) Signed as a free agent by Florida, March 30, 1998. Traded to Tampa Bay by Florida for Tampa Bay's 5th round choice (Martin Tuma) in 2003 Entry Draft, January 7, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Djurgarden (Sweden), November 14, 2004. Missed majority of 2007-08 due to off-ice wrist injury, September 22, 2007 and resulting surgery, November 6, 2007. Traded to San Jose by Tampa Bay with Brad Lukowich for Matt Carle, Ty Wishart, San Jose's 1st round choice (later traded to Ottawa, later traded to NY Islanders, later traded to Columbus, later traded to Anahaim - Anaheim selected Kyle Palmieri) in 2009 Entry Draft and San Jose's 4th round choice (James Mullin) in 2010 Entry Draft, July 4, 2008. Traded to NY Islanders by San Jose for NY Islanders' 5th round choice (Rudolfs Balcers) in 2015 Entry Draft, June 5, 2014. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 1, 2014.



Quote of the Day

Yeah, I guess so. That empty-netter was pretty lucky, but I'll take it.

— Senators forward Mike Hoffman when asked if his two-goal game was a good way to celebrate his 26th birthday
World Cup of Hockey 2016