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Justin Schultz

Justin Schultz  #19

Edmonton Oilers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 19 BIRTHDATE: July 6, 1990  (AGE 24)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Kelowna, BC, Canada
WEIGHT: 196 DRAFTED: ANA / 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (43rd overall)    Prospect Bio
CONTRACT STATUS: Signed through 2013-14 season
-Leads the Oilers in ice time, averaging 23:22 per game.
-Leads all Oilers defencemen in points 32 (11G, 21A)
-Played in his 100th career NHL game on Feb. 7 @ NJD
-He spent the first half of the 2012-13 season in the AHL with the Oklahoma City Barons, where he was second in league scoring behind Jordan Eberle, registering 48 points (18G, 30A) in 34 games.
-Scored First NHL goal against the San Jose Sharks on Jan. 22/13.
-Was awarded the Eddie Shore Award as the AHL Defenceman of the Year. He is the first rookie in the 55-year history of the Eddie Shore Award to earn the honour.
-Earned a selection to the 2011-12 All-WCHA First Team and WCHA Defensive Player of the Year.

-NCAA First West All-Star in 2011-12

WCHA All-Rookie Team (2010) WCHA First All-Star Team (2011, 2012) NCAA West First All-American Team (2011, 2012) AHL All-Rookie Team (2013) AHL First All-Star Team (2013) Eddie Shore Award (AHL - Outstanding Defenseman) (2013) NHL All-Rookie Team (2013) Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, July 1, 2012.
Quote of the Day

It's such a privilege to be one of these 80 great players to do this milestone, and it doesn't get better than this doing it where I started. It means a lot to me. A big thanks goes to all the players tonight who helped me to achieve that and also all the players through my career.

— Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa after scoring his 1,000th career point on Thursday night in Ottawa
2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series