Jeff Skinner

Jeff Skinner  #53

NUMBER: 53 BIRTHDATE: May 16, 1992  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: CAR / 2010 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)    Prospect Bio
Calder Memorial Trophy 2010-2011
Last Game: Was (-1) in 15:34 of ice time at CHI (3/2) 2014-15 Season: * Scored a goal in three straight games: 2/12-2/16 * Recorded his 200th NHL/Hurricanes point at MTL (12/16) * Recorded a season-high 10 shots vs. DET (12/7) * Scored his 100th NHL goal vs. CGY (11/10) * Suffered a concussion on a hit by Capitals' defenseman Matt Niskanen during a preseason game at WSH (10/5), and missed the first four games of the regular season (10/10-10/16) * Games missed due to injury: 5 (Concussion: 10/10-10/16, 1/2) 2013-14 Season: * Became first player in Hurricanes history (since relocation) with 17 goals in a 17-game span vs. TOR (1/9) * Twitter: @JeffSkinner * OFF THE RADAR: Is second-youngest of six hockey-playing siblings, including five who played college hockey: Andrea (Cornell), Jennifer (Harvard), Erica (Carleton), Ben (Wilfrid Laurier) and Jillian (Mercyhurst) * Career Highs: G: 3 A: 3 P: 3 PIM: 12 * HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 316 gp, 113-98-211, 162 pim
Quote of the Day

It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.

— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18