SHARE
PLAYER SEARCH:  
ADVANCED SEARCH ›
Chris Phillips
player.currentTeam.titleCasedTeamName

Chris Phillips  #4

Ottawa Senators  Defenseman
NUMBER: 4 BIRTHDATE: March 9, 1978  (AGE 37)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Calgary, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 220 DRAFTED: OTT / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)
Became the franchise leader in games played, skating in his 1,179th contest on Feb. 5 vs Washington (2-1 loss) ... The Senators are 52-11-4 (ties) all-time when he has scored at least one goal; Thirteen (13) of his 71 career goals have been game-winning markers. 2013-14: Matched a career high when he registered two points in one game for the 30th time in his NHL career on Nov. 27 at Washington (6-4 win) ... Played in the 1,100th game of his NHL career on Dec. 3 at Florida (4-2 win), becoming only the second Senator (Alfredsson) in franchise history (and the team s first defenceman) to do so ... Signed a two-year contract extension on March 5. 2014-15 Season high: Blocked shots: 5 (2x) last: Nov. 4 vs Detroit (3-1 win) Career game highs: Goals: 2 (4x) last: 2/9/12 vs Nashville (4-3 win); Assists: 2 (19x) last: 4/18/13 vs Washington (3-1 win); Points: 2 (30x) last: (1-1), 11/27/13 at Washington (6-4 win)
WJC-A All-Star Team (1997) WHL Rookie of the Year (1996) WHL East First All-Star Team (1997) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (1997) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1997) Missed majority of 1998-99 due to ankle injury vs. Buffalo, December 30, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Gavle (Sweden), November 2, 2004.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes