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Chris Higgins

Chris Higgins  #20

Vancouver Canucks  Left Wing
NUMBER: 20 BIRTHDATE: June 2, 1983  (AGE 32)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Smithtown, NY, United States
WEIGHT: 205 DRAFTED: MTL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (14th overall)
2015.16 REGULAR SEASON CAREER HIGHS MOST GOALS IN A GAME: 3 - Nov. 11/08 vs OTT MOST ASSISTS IN A GAME: 3 - Mar. 22/07 at BOS MOST POINTS IN A GAME: 4 - Mar. 22/07 at BOS: 1-3-4 HAT TRICKS: 1 - Nov. 11/08 vs OTT GAME-WINNING GOALS: 23 - Latest Nov. 28/14 at CBJ POWER PLAY GOALS: 36 - Latest Mar. 31/15 at NSH SHORTHANDED GOALS: 9 - Latest Mar. 28/12 vs COL RECENT MILESTONES
ECAC All-Rookie Team (2002) ECAC Second All-Star Team (2002) ECAC Rookie of the Year (2002) ECAC First All-Star Team (2003) ECAC Player of the Year (2003) (co-winner - David LeNeveu) NCAA East First All-American Team (2003) Traded to NY Rangers by Montreal with Ryan McDonagh and Pavel Valentenko for Scott Gomez, Tom Pyatt and Michael Busto, June 30, 2009. Traded to Calgary by NY Rangers with Ales Kotalik for Olli Jokinen and Brandon Prust, February 2, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 2, 2010. Traded to Vancouver by Florida for Evan Oberg and Vancouver's 3rd round choice (later traded back to Vancouver Vancouver selected Cole Cassels) in 2013 Entry Draft, February 28, 2011.
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You can be hyped all you want, but his game will speak for itself. He's obviously going to be a great player so we've got to make sure we keep an eye on him. Whether it's his first game or his 1,000th game, our job is to take care of business, shut him down.

— Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on facing ballyhooed Oilers rookie Connor McDavid, who is making NHL debut in St. Louis
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