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Nolan Schaefer

Nolan Schaefer  #31

Goalie
NUMBER: 31 BIRTHDATE: January 15, 1980
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Yellow, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: SJS / 2000 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Right ROUND: 5th   (166th overall)

- Did not dress Oct. 9 vs. Phoenix ... Is looking to play his first game as a Bruin.

- Went 0-2-0 with a 3.03 goals against average in two pre-season games.

- Fun Facts:  Played last season in Russia's KHL with CSKA Moscow ... Opened his NHL career with a five-game win streak in 2005-06 with San Jose ... His brother Peter played for the Bruins in the 2007-08 season ... Has faced one career penalty shot (no goal).

SJHL All-Rookie Team (1998) Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2001) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2001) Harry ``Hap'' Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (2008) (shared with Barry Brust) Traded to Pittsburgh by San Jose for Pittsburgh's 7th round choice (Justin Braun) in 2007 Entry Draft, February 27, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 3, 2007. Signed as a free agent by CSKA Moscow (KHL), August 4, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 5, 2010. Loaned to Hershey (AHL) by Boston (Providence-AHL), March 5, 2011.
Quote of the Day

There was a lot of talk off the ice. From a player's standpoint, that's not the talk in the room. GMs make decisions, coaches make decisions, but as a team you have to come together and be ready to go, and we are.

— San Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels on his team's approach entering training camp