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Jack Skille

Jack Skille  #8

Colorado Avalanche  Right Wing
NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: May 19, 1987  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Madison, WI, United States
WEIGHT: 216 DRAFTED: CHI / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)
- Has missed the last four games due to injury (head). - Was placed on IR, Feb. 9 (retroactive to Feb. 4). - His seven goals this season are just one shy of his career high set in 2010-11 with Chicago and Florida. - Tied his career high with two goals on Dec. 21 vs. Toronto. - It was his third career multi-goal game and first in almost exactly five years, Dec. 22, 2010 vs. Nashville as a member of the Blackhawks. - Scored his first goal as a member of the Avalanche on Oct. 16 at Anaheim. - Made his Avalanche debut on Oct. 8 vs. Minnesota. - Attended Colorado's training camp as a PTO before signing a one-year contract just prior to the season on Oct. 6. - Spent the 2014-15 campaign with the Columbus Blue Jackets, tallying eight points (6g/2a) in 45 games.
Traded to Florida by Chicago with Hugh Jessiman and David Pacan for Michael Frolik and Alexander Salak, February 9, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Rosenborg (Norway), October 11, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Columbus, July 7, 2013. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to upper-body injury at Colorado, December 31, 2013. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, July 1, 2014. Claimed on waivers by Columbus from NY Islanders, October 5, 2014.


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