James Wisniewski
NUMBER: 20 BIRTHDATE: February 21, 1984  (AGE 31)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Canton, MI, United States
WEIGHT: 203 DRAFTED: CHI / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 5th   (156th overall)
2014-15 Regular Season: Last Game: Extended his assist streak to three games with his 26th of the season, Mar. 29 @ NJ - Has assists in three straight games (0-3=3) and in five of his last seven games (0-5=5) - Ranks tied for second among league defensemen in PPG (7) - Earned his 24th assist of the season in his return to Columbus since his Mar. 3 trade, Mar. 24 @ CBJ - Collected his first point (assist) as a Duck since Apr. 11, 2010 on Mar. 15 vs. NSH - Appeared in his first game as a Duck since Apr. 11, 2010 on Mar. 9 @ VAN - Played in 56 games with the Blue Jackets this season, collecting 8-21=29 points including 7 PPG - Appeared in 86 games with Anaheim from 2008-10, collecting 4-37-41 points PPG - 2014-15: 7; Career: 27 SHG - 2014-15: 0; Career: 1 OT Goals - 2014-15: 0; Career: 2 SO Goals - 2014-15: 0-for-0
OHL First All-Star Team (2004) OHL Defenseman of the Year (2004) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2004) Canadian Major Junior Defenseman of the Year (2004) Traded to Anaheim by Chicago with Petri Kontiola for Samuel Pahlsson, Logan Stephenson and future considerations, March 4, 2009. Traded to NY Islanders by Anaheim for NY Islanders' 3rd round choice (Joseph Cramarossa) in 2011 Entry Draft, July 30, 2010. Traded to Montreal by NY Islanders for Montreal's 2nd round compensatory choice (Johan Sundstrom) in 2011 Entry Draft, December 28, 2010. Traded to Columbus by Montreal for Columbus' 5th round choice (Charles Hudson) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 29, 2011.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes