Share with your Friends

Joffrey Lupul

Joffrey Lupul  #19

NUMBER: 19 BIRTHDATE: September 23, 1983  (AGE 32)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Fort Saskatchewan, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 206 DRAFTED: ANA / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)
2015-16: Scored overtime winning goal Oct. 16 at CBJ and Nov. 2 vs. DAL. Tied with James van Riemsdyk for team lead with seven goals. Scored shootout winner Nov. 20 at CAR. 2014-15: Suffered broken bone in right hand during practice on Oct. 30. Missed 12 games and returned to the lineup November 26. Skated in his 200th game as a Maple Leaf Dec. 20 against Philadelphia. Suffered lower body injury Dec. 31 at Boston. Missed 11 games and returned to the lineup Jan. 29 vs. Arizona. Season Stats: Home: 9 GP, 4-1-5 Road: 12 GP, 3-2-5 Career as a Maple Leaf: 255 GP, 84-94-178 Career Highs (single game) Goals - 3 (3X - 11/02/11 at NJ) Assists - 3 (8X - 11/19/13 vs. NYI) Points - 6 (12/11/07 vs. PIT) Career Notables: 2002-03: Won Silver Medal with Canada at WJC 2011-12: Played in NHL All-Star Game 2013-14: Played 600th career NHL game Apr. 5 vs. Winnipeg...Ranked 3rd on the Maple Leafs in goals (22) and shots (191)
WHL East First All-Star Team (2002) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2002) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2012) Traded to Edmonton by Anaheim with Ladislav Smid, Anaheim's 1st round choice (later traded to Phoenix - Phoenix selected Nick Ross) in 2007 Entry Draft and Anaheim's 1st (Jordan Eberle) and 2nd (later traded to NY Islanders - NY Islanders selected Travis Hamonic) round choices in 2008 Entry Draft for Chris Pronger, July 3, 2006. Traded to Philadelphia by Edmonton with Jason Smith for Joni Pitkanen, Geoff Sanderson and Philadelphia's 3rd round choice (Cameron Abney) in 2009 Entry Draft, July 1, 2007. Traded to Anaheim by Philadelphia with Luca Sbisa, Philadelphia's 1st round choice in 2009 (later traded to Columbus - Columbus selected John Moore) and 2010 (Emerson Etem) Entry Drafts and future considerations for Chris Pronger and Ryan Dingle, June 26, 2009. Missed majority of 2009-10 due to back injury, December 16, 2009. Traded to Toronto by Anaheim with Jake Gardiner and Anaheim's 4th round choice (later traded to San Jose San Jose selected Fredrik Bergvik) in 2013 Entry Draft for Francois Beauchemin, February 9, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg (KHL), October 30, 2012. Missed majority of 2012-13 due to arm (January 23, 2013 at Pittsburgh) and head (April 4, 2013 vs. Philadelphia) injuries.
Quote of the Day

He's been one of our top players all year. Tonight he was by far our best player. There wasn't anybody in the same universe as him.

— Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz on goalie Braden Holtby, who made 33 saves to shut out the Edmonton Oilers 1-0
World Cup of Hockey 2016