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Paul Postma

Paul Postma  #4

Winnipeg Jets  Defenseman
NUMBER: 4 BIRTHDATE: February 22, 1989  (AGE 26)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Red Deer, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: ATL / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 7th   (205th overall)
-Played in his 100th NHL game on Mar. 14 at TBL... -Scored second PPG on Dec. 11 at COL -Scored PPG and skated season-high 19:23 TOI on Oct. 28 at NYI -Won fastest skater event in Jets Skills Competition on Dec. 17 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: -Named to AHL First All-Star Team in 2011-12 while with St. John s IceCaps -Led all WHL defencemen in scoring in 2008-09 with 84 points for the Calgary Hitmen CAREER STATS WITH FRANCHISE (ATL/WPG) *18 points (7G, 11A) in 102 games
WHL East First All-Star Team (2009) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2009) AHL First All-Star Team (2012) Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to blood clot in his leg. Missed majority of 2014-15 due to lower-body injury at Tampa Bay, March 14, 2015 and as a healthy reserve.
Quote of the Day

He's been one of our top players all year. Tonight he was by far our best player. There wasn't anybody in the same universe as him.

— Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz on goalie Braden Holtby, who made 33 saves to shut out the Edmonton Oilers 1-0
World Cup of Hockey 2016