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Jim Slater

Jim Slater  #19

Center
NUMBER: 19 BIRTHDATE: December 9, 1982
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Lapeer, MI, United States
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: ATL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (30th overall)
-Recorded Gordie Howe hat trick with 1G, 1A & fighting major on Mar. 26 vs. MTL -Won 11-of-12 faceoffs on Apr. 4 vs. VAN -Leads the Jets in faceoff percentage at 59.2%... -Recorded third fighting major of the season on Mar. 26 vs. MTL (Beaulieu) CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: -Scored career-high 13 goals and 21 points with Jets in 2011-12 -Played four seasons with Michigan State (2001-2005) and named team MVP in junior & senior seasons Playoffs CAREER *0 points (0G, 0A) in 7 games AS A JET *0 points (0G, 0A) in 7 games 2015 PLAYOFFS HOME: 1 GP; 0-0-0; ROAD: 2 GP; 0-0-0; -1 LAST GOAL: N/A LAST ASSIST: N/A PLAYOFF HIGHLIGHTS: -Is the only member of the Winnipeg Jets who also played in a playoff game for the Atlanta Thrashers
NAHL First All-Star Team (2000, 2001) CCHA All-Rookie Team (2002) CCHA First All-Star Team (2003, 2004) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2004) Missed majority of 2010-11 due to head injury at New Jersey, December 31, 2010. Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to sports hernia surgery, October 20, 2013.
Quote of the Day

It's not just going to happen on its own. We have to have guys commit to the areas we need to improve on. We're going to be better than last year but there is still a long way to go. But I really like the pieces and where we're headed.

— Sabres forward Tyler Ennis on the progress of Buffalo's rebuilding process