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Nick Spaling
NUMBER: 16 BIRTHDATE: September 19, 1988  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Palmerston, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 201 DRAFTED: NSH / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (58th overall)
2015-16: Skated in four preseason games registering one goal. Made his Maple Leaf debut Oct. 7 vs. Montreal. 2014-15: Skated in all 82 regular season games with Pittsburgh, registering 27 points (8 goals, 19 assists). Spaling also appeared in five playoff games with the Penguins. Season Stats: Home: 1 GP, 0-0-0 Road: 0 GP, 0-0-0 Career as a Maple Leaf: 1 GP, 0-0-0 Career Highs (single game) Goals - 2 (2X - Mar. 10, 2011 vs. MIN) Assists - 2 (2X - Mar. 24, 2015 vs. STL) Points - 2 (14X - Mar. 24, 2015 vs. STL) Career Notables: 2006-07: Selected to participate in CHL Top Prospects Game 2007-08: Won OHL Championship and OHL's Most Sportsmanlike Player
@AFNOT = Traded to Pittsburgh by Nashville with Patric Hornqvist for James Neal, June 27, 2014. Traded to Toronto by Pittsburgh with Kasperi Kapanen, Scott Harrington, New Jersey's 3rd round choice (previously acquired) in 2016 Entry Draft and future considerations for Phil Kessel, Tim Erixon, Tyler Biggs and future considerations, July 1, 2015.
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He plays the way that we want to play and he's a leader on the ice. It's those components we feel were the dynamic of what we wanted in our captain.

— Devils coach John Hynes on defenseman Andy Greene, who was named captain Thursday
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