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James Neal

James Neal  #18

Nashville Predators  Right Wing
NUMBER: 18 BIRTHDATE: September 3, 1987  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Whitby, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 221 DRAFTED: DAL / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (33rd overall)
2015-16 Season Highlights * Has eight points in his last nine games (4g-4a). * Played in his 500th career NHL game on Nov. 23, 2015 vs. NY Rangers. * Multi-goal games came in back-to-back contests on Oct. 17 at Ottawa and Oct. 20 vs. Tampa Bay. * Appeared in the 2016 NHL All-Star Game. * Notched the 200th goal of his NHL career on Jan. 14 at Winnipeg. 2014-15 Season Highlights * Five OT goals since the start of 2013-14 is the most by any NHL player during that span. * Recorded 20 or more goals for seventh straight season (2008-09 to 2014-15) and is one of seven current NHL players to record at least 20 goals in each of his first seven (or more) NHL seasons. * Scored all three of the Preds goals on Oct. 23 vs. Chicago, tallying a natural hat trick, the fifth time in his career that he has recorded three goals in a game. Golden Nuggets * Titles won: 2007 Robertson Cup (OHL Champions), 2007 World Junior Championship (Canada). * On Twitter: @jneal_18
OHL First All-Star Team (2007) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2007) NHL First All-Star Team (2012) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2012) Traded to Pittsburgh by Dallas with Matt Niskanen for Alex Goligoski, February 21, 2011. Traded to Nashville by Pittsburgh for Patric Hornqvist and Nick Spaling, June 27, 2014.


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