Stanley Cup Final
Jason Garrison

Jason Garrison  #5

Tampa Bay Lightning  Defenseman
NUMBER: 5 BIRTHDATE: November 13, 1984  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: White Rock, BC, Canada
Shoots: Left
2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs - Ranks fourth on the Lightning for average time on ice during the playoffs (19:37) - Posted an assist and a +2 rating in Game 2 at New York - Scored his first goal of the playoffs, and second career postseason goal, in Game 6 at Detroit - Missed Games 1, 2 & 3 vs. Detroit with an upper body injury First Round - 4 GP, 1G, 1A, 2 PTS, +1, 0 PIM Second Round - 6 GP, 0G, 1A, 1 PTS, -1, 0 PIM ECF: 4 GP, 0G, 1A, 1 PTS, +0, 2 PIM 2014-15 Regular Season - Missed the final six games of the regular season with an upper body injury - Recorded a goal, six assists and a +10 rating over his last 14 games - Ranked third on the Lightning for blocked shots with 94 - Ranked first among defensemen in the NHL with a +27 rating - Ranked third among Lightning defensemen for points with 30 CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS: Goals: 1 (2x, Last: 4/27/15 at DET) Assists: 1 (5x, Last: 5/18/15 at NYR) Points: 1 (6x, Last: 5/18/15 at NYR) TOI: 33:50 (4/26/12 vs. NJD)
Signed as a free agent by Florida, April 2, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 1, 2012. Traded to Tampa Bay by Vancouver with Jeff Costello and Vancouver's 7th round choice in 2015 Entry Draft for Tampa Bay's 2nd round choice (later traded to Los Angeles Los Angeles selected Roland McKeown) in 2014 Entry Draft, June 27, 2014.
Quote of the Day

I always feel the pressure to produce offensively. It's disappointing and frustrating when you can't help out your team the way you're supposed to.

— Rangers forward Rick Nash on scoring twice in a 5-1 Game 4 victory against the Lightning on Friday