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Shawn Thornton  #22

Florida Panthers  Left Wing
NUMBER: 22 BIRTHDATE: July 23, 1977  (AGE 37)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Oshawa, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 217 DRAFTED: TOR / 1997 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 7th   (190th overall)
2014-15: Recorded an assist March 12 vs. WPG...Notched an assist on game-winning goal Feb. 28 vs. BUF...Recorded seven PIM Feb. 15 vs. STL...Recorded five PIM for fighting Feb. 10 vs. ANA...Recorded five PIM for fighting Dec. 4 vs. CBJ...Scored his first goal as a Panther Nov. 24 vs. MIN...Recorded first point as a Panther and of the season (assist) on Nov. 11 vs. SJS...Recorded five hits and a season-high 16:03 TOI Nov. 4 at BOS...Registered four hits Oct. 25 at ARI...Recorded a team-leading four shots and five PIM for fighting Oct. 11 vs. NJD...Made Panthers debut Oct. 9 at TBL.
Traded to Chicago by Toronto for Marty Wilford, September 30, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, July 14, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 1, 2007.
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