Zach Parise

Zach Parise  #11

Minnesota Wild  Left Wing
NUMBER: 11 BIRTHDATE: July 28, 1984  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Minneapolis, MN, United States
WEIGHT: 197 DRAFTED: NJD / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (17th overall)
2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS *39 career shootout goals ranks T-2nd in NHL *Leads team in goals (T-10th in NHL), PPG (T-15th), scoring and shots (T-15th), 2nd in plus-minus, 3rd in hits *Owns 7 points in last 8 games (3-4=7)...15 points (6-9=15) and +12 in last 17 games *Leads team with 27 points (15-12=27) since 1/15 (32 games)...T-4th in NHL in goals since 1/15 *Named NHL's Third Star of the Week (1/26) *Had a season best 4-game goal streak (5-1=6, 1/15-1/20) *Skated season high 23:08 vs. NSH (1/10) *Had a season high five-game point streak (2-6=8, 11/28-12/9) *Recorded 3 assists, 4 hits and 3 takeaways at DAL (12/28) *Tallied two goals and led team with 4 hits vs. WPG (11/16) *Set career high with 15 PIM at ANA (10/17) *Tallied goal and tied career high with 10 shots at COL (10/11) *Led team with 3 pts (1-2=3), 9 shots and career-best +4 rating vs. COL (10/9) *Missed 5 games with a concussion (11/6-11/15), 2 games on non roster list (J.P. Parise passed away from lung cancer 1/7)
WCHA All-Rookie Team (2003) WCHA First All-Star Team (2004) NCAA West First All-American Team (2004) NHL Second All-Star Team (2009) Olympic All-Star Team (2010) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2009) Missed majority of 2010-11 due to knee injury at Los Angeles, October 30, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 4, 2012.
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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