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Chris Thorburn  #22

Winnipeg Jets  Right Wing
NUMBER: 22 BIRTHDATE: June 3, 1983  (AGE 31)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 235 DRAFTED: BUF / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (50th overall)
-Scored GWG on Jan. 16 at CHI Previous GWG was Feb. 4/14 at CAR -Recorded his fourth-fighting major of the season on Dec. 27 at MIN (Bickel) -Recorded his 100th NHL point with an assist on Dec. 23 at CHI -Scored goals on Dec. 5 & Dec. 16 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: -Recorded nine fighting majors during shortened 2012-13 NHL season -Set career-highs in goals (9) and points (19) with Atlanta in 2010-11
Claimed on waivers by Pittsburgh from Buffalo, October 3, 2006. Traded to Atlanta by Pittsburgh for NY Rangers' 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Pittsburgh selected Robert Bortuzzo) in 2007 Entry Draft, June 22, 2007. Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011.
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I was surprised. I knew I got it. It's tough. You never know how hard it is until it registers on the gun. I got pretty much all I could into and you just hope for the best.

— Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber after winning the AMP NHL Hardest Shot event at the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Skills Competition