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Brad Richards
NUMBER: 91 BIRTHDATE: May 2, 1980  (AGE 34)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Murray Harbour, PE, Canada
WEIGHT: 196 DRAFTED: TBL / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 3rd   (64th overall)
AwardsSeasons
Lady Byng Memorial Trophy 2003-2004
Conn Smythe Trophy 2003-2004
Last Game: *** in Game 5 at LAK

SCF vs. LAK: 4 GP, 0-0-0

ECF vs. MTL: 6 GP, 1-1-2

MDF vs. PIT: 7 GP, 2-1-3

- Tied for 2nd on the team in goals (2), and tied for 4th on the team in points (3) in the series

MDSF vs. PHI: 7 GP, 2-4-6

- Tied for the series lead in assists (4) and points (6) and the team lead in goals (2)

- Tallied three points (1 G, 2 A), including the GWG, and recorded 6 SOG in Game 1 on Apr. 17

 

- Is tied for the team lead in PPG (2), is tied for second on the team in GWG (2), and is tied for 4th on the team in goals (5) and PPP (4) in the playoffs

- Ranks 2nd on the team and 4th in the NHL in shots on goal (70) in the playoffs

- Is tied for 5th in the NHL in GWG in the playoffs

- Led the team in SOG (259), PPA (14), and PPP (19), ranked second in goals (20), and third in assists (31) and points (51) in the regular season

Milestones Achieved: 100th career NHL playoff game (4/30 vs. PHI)

SJHL Rookie of the Year (1997) QMJHL First All-Star Team (2000) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2000) Canadian Major Junior Player of the Year (2000) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2000) Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup - MVP) (2000) NHL All-Rookie Team (2001) Lady Byng Memorial Trophy (2004) Conn Smythe Trophy (2004) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011) Signed as a free agent by Kazan (Russia), November 8, 2004. Traded to Dallas by Tampa Bay with Johan Holmqvist for Jussi Jokinen, Jeff Halpern, Mike Smith and Dallas' 4th round choice (later traded to Minnesota, later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected Kyle Bigos) in 2009 Entry Draft, February 26, 2008. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 2, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, July 1, 2014.
Quote of the Day

I feel that responsibility, I've felt it for the last two years. We core guys get a lot of minutes, we get a lot of opportunity out there. Our teammates, the organization and fans look to us to be the guys to put the puck in the net and to create momentum out there.

— Jordan Eberle on taking his game and the Edmonton Oilers to the next level