The Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club is proud to announce that Jets Captain Andrew Ladd has been invited to Canada’s National Men’s Team Orientation Camp in preparation for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. The camp is slated for August 25-28 in Calgary, AB.
Ladd, 27, played in 48 games with the Winnipeg Jets last season. In that time, the Maple Ridge, BC native recorded 46 points (18G, 28A) and 22 penalty minutes. He led the Jets in points, assists and was tied for the lead in plus/minus.
Ladd has played in 532 career NHL games between Carolina, Chicago, Atlanta and Winnipeg for 304 career points (138G, 166A) and 305 penalty minutes. Ladd has won the Stanley Cup twice in his career, winning his first as a rookie with the Carolina Hurricanes in 2006 when he scored five points (2g, 3a) in 17 playoff games. He won the Stanley Cup again with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2010, recording six points (3g, 3a) in 19 playoff games.
Ladd won a Gold Medal at the 2005 World Junior Championships when Team Canada won the tournament in Grand Forks, ND. He also played for Team Canada in 2011, 2012, and 2013 at the IIHF Men’s World Championship.