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Jay Bouwmeester

Jay Bouwmeester  #19

St. Louis Blues  Defenseman
NUMBER: 19 BIRTHDATE: September 27, 1983  (AGE 32)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Edmonton, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 212 DRAFTED: FLA / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (3rd overall)
Regular Season Career as a Blue: 191GP, 8-55-63, 60 PIM Last Game: 1 shot and 2 blocks on Wed. in PIT Quick Hits -Became 15th active d-man to appear in 900 reg. season games on Feb. 28, 2015 at EDM -Iron man streak ended at 737 games (749 including playoffs) on Nov. 23, 2014 when the Blues visited WPG. It stands as the 5th longest streak in NHL history behind Doug Jarvis (964), Garry Unger (914), Steve Larmer (884) and Craig Ramsay (776) -Earned Gold Medal with Canada at 2014 Olympics
WHL East First All-Star Team (2002) NHL All-Rookie Team (2003) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2007, 2009) Loaned to Chicago (AHL) by Florida for cash, March 8, 2005. Traded to Calgary by Florida for Jordan Leopold and Phoenix's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Florida selected Josh Birkholz) in 2009 Entry Draft, June 27, 2009. Traded to St. Louis by Calgary for Mark Cundari, Reto Berra and St. Louis' 1st round choice (Emile Poirier) in 2013 Entry Draft, April 1, 2013.
Quote of the Day

We don't know how long Carey will be out, but for us, it's business as usual.

— Montreal Canadiens coach Michel Therrien on goaltender Carey Price, who is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury
World Cup of Hockey 2016