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Chris Butler

Chris Butler  #25

St. Louis Blues  Defenseman
NUMBER: 25 BIRTHDATE: October 27, 1986  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: St. Louis, MO, United States
WEIGHT: 196 DRAFTED: BUF / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (96th overall)
Regular Season Career as a Blue: 34GP, 3-6-9, 18 PIM Last Game: Filled-in on the Blues' 4th line as a forward on Oct. 24 vs. NYI - Scottie Upshall was a late scratch due to the flu Quick Hits -On Mar. 7 at TOR, he scored the 2nd shorthanded goal of his career and the 1st by a Blues d-man since Erik Johnson on Dec. 31, 2010 -Became just the second St. Louis-born player in franchise history (Cam Janssen) on Nov. 23 at WPG -Played three years at Denver University (2005-08)
USHL First All-Star Team (2005) WCHA All-Rookie Team (2006) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2008) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2008) Traded to Calgary by Buffalo with Paul Byron for Robyn Regehr, Ales Kotalik and Calgary's 2nd round choice (Jake McCabe) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 25, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Karlskrona (Sweden-2), November 27, 2012. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, July 16, 2014.
Quote of the Day

It's a big milestone for me and I'm happy to help my team with lots of good teammates. It's fun.

— Detroit's Pavel Datsyuk, who on Wednesday became the ninth Russian-born player, and ninth Red Wings player, to score 300 NHL goals
World Cup of Hockey 2016