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Drew Stafford

Drew Stafford  #12

Winnipeg Jets  Right Wing
NUMBER: 12 BIRTHDATE: October 30, 1985  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Milwaukee, WI, United States
WEIGHT: 214 DRAFTED: BUF / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (13th overall)
-Had career-best nine-game point streak (4G, 7A) snapped on Mar. 31 Set longest point streak by a Winnipeg Jet (since start of 2011-12) -Has scored on 2-of-3 shootout attempts since joining Winnipeg -Acquired by the Jets from the Buffalo Sabres on Feb. 11 -Reached 300 career points with two assists on Oct. 11 at CHI CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: -Won World Junior gold representing the U.S. in 2004...Current teammate Mark Stuart was captain of the U.S. team -Was named NHL Rookie of the Month for March during the 2006-07 season... -Had a career-high 31 goals during 2010-11 season for Buffalo... CAREER STATS WITH JETS: *21 points (10G, 11A) in 27 games
Traded to Winnipeg by Buffalo with Tyler Myers, Joel Armia, Brendan Lemieux and St. Louis' 1st round choice (previously acquired, Winnipeg selected Jack Roslovic) in 2015 Entry Draft for Evander Kane, Zach Bogosian and Jason Kasdorf, February 11, 2015.
Quote of the Day

It's an incredible feeling just to see it go in and see the Joe go pretty crazy.  Ever since the introduction there, I was kind of feeling the nerves, and to put that one home, I started to feel comfortable and I thought my play started to pick up.

— Nineteen-year-old Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin after scoring a goal in his NHL debut
World Cup of Hockey ticket info