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John-Michael Liles

John-Michael Liles  #26

Carolina Hurricanes  Defenseman
NUMBER: 26 BIRTHDATE: November 25, 1980  (AGE 35)
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Indianapolis, IN, United States
WEIGHT: 185 DRAFTED: COL / 2000 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 5th   (159th overall)
Last Game: Earned one assist, blocked two shots and was (+1) in 20:41 of ice time vs. EDM (11/25) 2015-16 Season: * Played in his 100th game as a Hurricane at SJ (10/24) * Was named to the Colorado Avalanche 20th Anniversary Team * Had two shots and three hits in 22:59 of ice time at NSH (10/8) * Twitter: @hoosierjm26 * OFF THE RADAR: John-Michael helped create True Defenders, a new program in which Hurricanes players provide a full game-night experience for military members and their families * Career Highs: G: 2 A: 3 P: 3 PIM: 10 * HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 114 gp, 4-30-34, 24 PIM
CCHA Second All-Star Team (2001) CCHA First All-Star Team (2002, 2003) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2002) NCAA West First All-American Team (2003) NHL All-Rookie Team (2004) Signed as a free agent by Iserlohn (Germany), December 29, 2004. Traded to Toronto by Colorado for Boston's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Washington, later traded to Dallas Dallas selected Mike Winther) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 24, 2011. Traded to Carolina by Toronto with Dennis Robertson for Tim Gleason, January 1, 2014.
Quote of the Day

It's a big milestone for me and I'm happy to help my team with lots of good teammates. It's fun.

— Detroit's Pavel Datsyuk, who on Wednesday became the ninth Russian-born player, and ninth Red Wings player, to score 300 NHL goals
World Cup of Hockey 2016