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Jim Slater  #19

Winnipeg Jets  Center
NUMBER: 19 BIRTHDATE: December 9, 1982  (AGE 32)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Lapeer, MI, United States
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: ATL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (30th overall)
-Won 13-of-15 faceoffs on Mar. 23 at EDM -Leads the Jets in faceoff percentage at 58.4%... -Recorded second fighting major of the season on Jan. 31 vs. DAL (Garbutt) -Recorded fighting major on Jan. 16 at CHI (Seabrook) CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: -Scored career-high 13 goals and 21 points with Jets in 2011-12 -Played four seasons with Michigan State (2001-2005) and named team MVP in junior & senior seasons
NAHL First All-Star Team (2000, 2001) CCHA All-Rookie Team (2002) CCHA First All-Star Team (2003, 2004) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2004) Missed majority of 2010-11 due to head injury at New Jersey, December 31, 2010. Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to sports hernia surgery, October 20, 2013.
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
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