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 15:10 of ice time vs. PIT (3/26) 2014-15 Season: * Recorded his 100th NHL/Hurricanes assist vs. OTT (3/17) * 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) * 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: 327 gp, 115-100-215, 164 pim
Quote of the Day

It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday