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Jack Skille

Jack Skille  #8

Colorado Avalanche  Right Wing
NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: May 19, 1987  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Madison, WI, United States
WEIGHT: 216 DRAFTED: CHI / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)
- Has appeared in all 22 games. - Scored his first goal as a member of the Avalanche on Oct. 16 at Anaheim. - Made his Avalanche debut on Oct. 8 vs. Minnesota. - Attended Colorado's training camp as a PTO before signing a one-year contract just prior to the season on Oct. 6. - Spent the 2014-15 campaign with the Columbus Blue Jackets, tallying eight points (6g/2a) in 45 games.
Traded to Florida by Chicago with Hugh Jessiman and David Pacan for Michael Frolik and Alexander Salak, February 9, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Rosenborg (Norway), October 11, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Columbus, July 7, 2013. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to upper-body injury at Colorado, December 31, 2013. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, July 1, 2014. Claimed on waivers by Columbus from NY Islanders, October 5, 2014.
Quote of the Day

It seems like I'm kind of making it a little difficult on myself here the last two games.

— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after tying the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with an assist on Duncan Keith's goal with 26.6 seconds left against the Anaheim Ducks Friday
World Cup of Hockey 2016