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Craig Adams

Craig Adams  #27

Pittsburgh Penguins  Right Wing
NUMBER: 27 BIRTHDATE: April 26, 1977  (AGE 37)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Seria, Brunei Darussalam
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: HFD / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 9th   (223rd overall)
Was 1 of just 18 skaters to play in all 212 possible games during the 3-year stretch from 2011-14. Recorded his 100th career assist Nov. 24 at BOS. Appeared in his 900th NHL game Nov. 22 at NYI. Became just the 12th player drafted in 1996, and the 6th selected in the 2nd round or later, to play 900 games. Has played in 309 consecutive games - the 2nd-longest consecutive GP streak in team history (Ron Schock, 313 games). Recorded 3 hits and 12:46 of TOI in his 400th-career game with PIT Nov. 18 at MTL. Ranks 2nd among all PIT forwards averaging 2:55 of SH TOI/G. Scored his 1st goal of the season Oct. 28 vs. NJ - his 2nd GWG w/PGH and his first since 1/25/11 vs. NYI. Recorded 1 assist in 3 preseason contests. Scored 5th goal of '13-14 season @WPG on Apr. 3, 2014 - tying his career-high as a Penguin. Career Info: HIGHS: G: 2 A: 2 P: 3 SHOOTOUT NUMBERS w/PGH: 0 G, 0 Att, 0.0 Pct REGULAR-SEASON NUMBERS WITH PITTSBURGH: 404GP 18G-48A-66PTS PPG: 0 SHG: 3
Rights transferred to Carolina after Hartford franchise relocated, June 25, 1997. Missed majority of 1997-98 due to shoulder injury vs. University of Wisconsin (WCHA), December 27, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Milano, (Italy), July 28, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, August 25, 2005. Traded to Carolina by Anaheim for Bruno St. Jacques, October 3, 2005. Traded to Chicago by Carolina for future considerations, January 17, 2008. Claimed on waivers by Pittsburgh from Chicago, March 4, 2009.
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The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.

— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday
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