|WHL||East Second All-Star Team||2003-04|
|1/06/2014||Signed with the Texas Stars (AHL).|
|7/14/2013||Signed with Dinamo Minsk (KHL).|
|2/27/2013||Recalled from St. John's (AHL).|
|1/18/2013||Assigned to St. John's (AHL).|
|1/13/2013||Recalled from St. John's (AHL).|
|9/21/2012||Signed by the St. John's IceCaps (AHL).|
|7/01/2012||Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Winnipeg Jets to a one-year contract.|
|1/21/2012||Missed 38 games (lower body injury).|
|1/21/2012||Assigned to St. John's (AHL).|
|10/29/2011||Lower body injury, injured reserve.|
|7/01/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Winnipeg Jets to a one-year contract.|
|4/11/2011||Recalled from Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|10/06/2010||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|7/15/2010||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Detroit Red Wings to a one-year contract.|
|7/05/2010||Filed for salary arbitration.|
|2/13/2009||Missed 6 games (groin).|
|1/20/2009||Missed 2 games (thigh injury).|
|1/15/2009||Thigh injury, day-to-day.|
|1/17/2008||Recalled from Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|1/03/2008||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|8/01/2007||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Detroit Red Wings to a three-year contract.|
|5/03/2007||Recalled from Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|12/15/2006||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|12/07/2006||Recalled from Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|9/24/2006||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|9/28/2005||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|9/27/2005||Recalled from Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|9/24/2005||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|9/15/2004||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|6/02/2004||Signed by the Detroit Red Wings.|
|9/17/2003||Returned to his junior team (Red Deer-WHL).|
|7/01/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Winnipeg Jets.|
|6/23/2002||Drafted by the Detroit Red Wings in the 7th round (229th overall) in 2002.|
Derek Meech signs with AHL Texas | 01/07/2014 5:46 PM
NewsDerek Meech has agreed to an AHL contract with the Texas Stars.
ImpactTexas is an affiliate of the Dallas Stars. Meech, 29, has five assists in 23 KHL contests in 2013-14. He also has 17 points and 45 penalty minutes in 144 career NHL games.
Derek Meech heads to the KHL | 07/14/2013 5:47 PM
NewsWinnipeg Jets defenseman Derek Meech signed with Dinamo Minsk in the KHL.
Patrick Williams on Twitter
ImpactMeech spent parts of two seasons with Winnipeg, failing to score a point in two games in 2011-12 while getting a lone assist in 16 contests in 2013. He's the third Jets player to leave for the KHL this summer.
Derek Meech earns assist in return to lineup | 04/23/2013 6:36 AM
NewsDerek Meech got back into Winnipeg's lineup Monday night for the first time since April 1.
Winnipeg Free Press
ImpactHe registered an assist, which was his first point in 16 appearances with his hometown Jets, and had a plus-1 rating in 19:53 of ice time. Meech got back into the fold because of Zach Bogosian's injury.
Derek Meech finally gets to make home debut | 03/13/2013 5:40 AM
NewsDerek Meech finally got to make his home debut with the Jets on Tuesday night.
Winnipeg Free Press
ImpactThe Winnipeg native logged 14:05 of ice time against Toronto, while picking up a plus-2 rating and two penalty minutes. Injuries got in the way last season and the fact that he's a ways down the depth chart also hurt. Meech skated in two games with the Jets last year and he's suited up in two contests this campaign.
Derek Meech gets recalled by Winnipeg | 02/27/2013 2:53 PM
NewsDerek Meech has been summoned from the minors by Winnipeg.
Winnipeg Free Press
ImpactHe was brought up as Julian Melchiori was sent down. The Jets don't have Tobias Enstrom and Zach Redmond because of injury, so Meech could see some action. He played in just two games with Winnipeg last season.
Derek Meech returns to the minors | 01/18/2013 5:24 PM
NewsDerek Meech has been sent down to the AHL St. John's IceCaps.
ImpactMeech has 17 points and 30 penalty minutes in 34 AHL games this season. He should be regarded primarily as a depth defenseman.
Derek Meech (groin) may attend Jets camp | 01/10/2013 8:46 PM
NewsDerek Meech is dealing with a groin injury, but he's projected to attend training camp for the Jets.
Ken Wiebe on Twitter
ImpactOf course for that to happen he will have to receive medical clearance first. Meech will have a shot to grab a roster spot in Winnipeg going into the year due to Zach Bogosian's wrist injury. He will compete with fellow St. John's farmhands Paul Postma and Zach Redmond.
|Goals||2||2 times-last: 2009-10 (Det)|
|Penalty Minutes||19||2009-10 (Det)|
|Plus/Minus||+1||2 times-last: 2011-12 (Wpg)|
|Power Play Goals||1||2009-10 (Det)|
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