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Keith Yandle

Keith Yandle  #93

New York Rangers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 93 BIRTHDATE: September 9, 1986  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Boston, MA, United States
WEIGHT: 196 DRAFTED: PHX / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (105th overall)
Last Game: Tallied an assist and recorded 5 SOG yesterday at BOS - Has tallied a point in 8 of the last 17 games (1 G, 8 A), in 6 of the last 12 games (6 A), and in 5 of the last 10 games (5 A) - Has notched a point in 18 of his last 35 games (2 G, 20 A) BLUESHIRT BULLETS: - Leads the NHL in GP (483) and ranks 8th in PPA (110) since the 2009-10 season; ranks 2nd among NHL defensemen in PPA and PPP (129), and ranks 3rd in assists (231) and points (290) over the span - Leads NHL defensemen in PPA (122) since 2008-09; is tied for 2nd in the NHL - and leads NHL defensemen - in PPA (60) since 2013-14 - Ranks 3rd among NHL defensemen in assists (57) since 2014-15 2015-16: - Is tied for 11th among NHL defensemen in assists (11) and PPA (5) - Leads NYR in PPA and PPP (6), is tied for the team lead in assists, is tied for 4th in PPG (1), and is tied for 6th in points (12) - Leads NYR defensemen in assists, points, PPA, and PPP - Leads NYR in games with an assist (10)
QMJHL First All-Star Team (2006) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2006) Canadian Major Junior Defenseman of the Year (2006) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011, 2012) Traded to NY Rangers by Arizona with Chris Summers and a 4th round choice in 2016 Entry Draft for John Moore, Anthony Duclair, Tampa Bay's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Calgary Calgary selected Oliver Kylington) in 2015 Entry Draft and future considerations, March 1, 2015.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016