Dan Girardi

Dan Girardi  #5

New York Rangers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 5 BIRTHDATE: April 29, 1984  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Welland, ON, Canada
Shoots: Right
Last Game: Tied for the team-high with two blocked shots and was credited with three hits in 21:15 of ice time yesterday at BOS - Has recorded 24 blocked shots in the last seven games (since Mar. 15); is tied for third in the NHL over the span DAN'S THE MAN - Is one of nine defensemen to skate in at least 600 career regular season games with the Rangers - Leads all NHL players in games played (643) since making his NHL debut on Jan. 27, 2007 - Has played in more games than any undrafted defenseman who was Draft eligible in franchise history 2014-15 - Is tied for ninth in the NHL in blocked shots (162) and ranks fifth among NHL defensemen in hits (203) - Leads the Rangers in blocked shots and hits, ranks second in average ice time (22:51), is tied for fourth in SHA (one), and is tied for sixth in SHP (one) - Ranks third among team defensemen in assists (15), PPG (one), PPP (three), SOG (100), SHA, and SHP, and is tied for third in PPA (two) - Leads team defensemen in primary assists (nine)
AHL All-Rookie Team (2006) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2012) Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 1, 2006.
Quote of the Day

Now we have an 'X' next to our name, which is nice. Now we have to keep trying to climb and catch these guys.

— Lightning goalie Ben Bishop on clinching a Stanley Cup Playoff berth and trailing the Canadiens by one point for the division lead
AMP No Bull Moment of the Week