|Assets:||Is capable of scoring goals in bunches. Has good offensive instincts and NHL wheels. Not very big, he can be a very industrious and gritty forward--and is tougher than he looks.|
|Flaws:||Must always bear down in order to become more consistent from game to game. Can still suffer from losing his focus. It won't hurt to keep getting stronger, since he's undersized.|
|Career Potential:||Inconsistent scoring winger.|
|Memorial Cup||All-Star Team||2003-04|
|WHL||East First All-Star Team||2004-05|
|10/29/2013||Missed 1 game (undisclosed).|
|7/05/2013||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Ottawa Senators to a two-year contract.|
|4/06/2013||Missed 4 games (upper body injury).|
|3/26/2013||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|2/04/2013||Missed 3 games (lacerated finger).|
|1/29/2013||Lacerated finger, day-to-day.|
|10/23/2012||Signed with ETC Crimmitschau (Germany).|
|3/27/2012||Missed 2 games (upper body injury).|
|3/23/2012||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|12/09/2011||Missed 1 game (upper body injury).|
|12/06/2011||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|11/22/2011||Missed 3 games (upper body injury).|
|11/17/2011||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|10/22/2011||Missed 1 game (undisclosed).|
|10/15/2011||Missed 2 games (suspended by nhl).|
|10/01/2011||Suspended by the NHL for the remainder of the pre-season and two regular season games.|
|7/05/2011||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Toronto Maple Leafs to a two-year contract.|
|8/28/2010||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Toronto Maple Leafs to a one-year contract.|
|7/05/2010||Filed for salary arbitration.|
|3/03/2010||Acquired from the Buffalo Sabres.|
|7/20/2009||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Buffalo Sabres to a multi-year contract.|
|6/29/2009||Buffalo Sabres tendered a qualifying offer.|
|4/12/2009||Missed the last 3 games of the regular season (upper body injury).|
|4/08/2009||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|7/16/2008||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Buffalo Sabres.|
|3/06/2008||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|1/28/2008||Recalled from Rochester (AHL).|
|1/06/2008||Recalled from Rochester (AHL).|
|12/30/2007||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|12/28/2007||Recalled from Rochester (AHL).|
|12/01/2007||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|11/07/2007||Recalled from Rochester (AHL).|
|10/03/2007||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|5/02/2007||Recalled from Rochester (AHL).|
|4/06/2007||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|2/16/2007||Recalled from Rochester (AHL).|
|1/21/2007||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|1/20/2007||Recalled from Rochester (AHL).|
|12/21/2006||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|12/19/2006||Recalled from Rochester (AHL).|
|9/29/2006||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|9/24/2005||Assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|7/28/2005||Signed by the Buffalo Sabres to a three-year, entry-level contract.|
|9/18/2003||Returned to his junior team (Medecine Hat-WHL).|
|7/05/2013||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Ottawa Senators.|
|8/28/2010||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Toronto Maple Leafs.|
|3/03/2010||Buffalo Sabres traded Clarke MacArthur to the Atlanta Thrashers for a 3rd and a 4th round selections in 2010.|
|6/21/2003||Drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 3rd round (74th overall) in 2003.|
Clarke MacArthur nets pair in shootout win | 12/09/2013 10:53 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur registered a pair of goals for the Senators in Monday's 5-4 shootout win over Philadelphia.
ImpactMacArthur has been sneaky great signing by the Sens, as he has delivered 25 points in his first 30 games with the club. Patrick Wiercioch and Kyle Turris also tallied for Ottawa in the win, while Jason Spezza dished out a pair of assists.
Clarke MacArthur continues impressive pace | 12/08/2013 10:46 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur found the back of the net in Ottawa's 4-3 shootout defeat on Saturday.
ImpactMacArthur has six goals and five assists in 10 games this season. That brings him up to 23 points in 29 games in 2013-14. At this point we wouldn't dismiss the possibility of him maintaining that pace to edge out his career-high of 62 points.
Clarke MacArthur set to play with Spezza | 12/03/2013 7:59 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur joined a line with Jason Spezza and Mika Zibanejad during Monday's practice.
ImpactMacArthur has played well with Bobby Ryan and Kyle Turris this year, but the Senators want to see how recent call-up Mike Hoffman does in that spot. MacArthur has produced five goals and three assists in his past seven contests.
Clarke MacArthur continues hot start | 12/02/2013 10:18 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur found the back of the net for the eighth time this season in Sunday's loss to Detroit.
ImpactHe has picked up a point in his last three games, with two goals and one assist over that span. MacArthur has five markers and eight points in his past seven contests. In 26 matches this campaign, he has 20 points and a plus-10 rating. MacArthur has been a solid addition for Ottawa so far in 2013-14.
MacArthur and Zibanejad score 7th goals | 11/29/2013 12:31 AM
NewsClark MacArthur scored his seventh goal of the season in the Senators 5-2 loss to Vancouver Thursday night.
ImpactHe now has 19 points for the season. Mikka Zibanejad also scored his seventh goal of the campaign, while Jason Spezza, Bobby Ryan, Marc Methot and Joe Corvo registered assists in a losing cause.
Clarke MacArthur's puck luck changed in Nov. | 11/26/2013 9:21 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur has recorded six goals in 12 games this month.
ImpactHe didn't have a goal in 11 outings during October. "Oh yeah, it's still right there in the back of my mind," MacArthur said. "... It was a tough start. That's how it goes. I stuck with it. With good linemates, you keep getting the puck. I knew it would start coming." He enjoys skating with players the caliber of Bobby Ryan and Kyle Turris. MacArthur has earned 17 points and a plus-10 rating in 23 games.
Clarke MacArthur pots pair as Sens down Wings | 11/23/2013 11:44 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur scored two goals as the Senators beat the Red Wings 4-2 in Detroit on Saturday night.
ImpactOttawa won for the first time in four games, and the Senators have also taken two in a row at Joe Louis Arena for only the second time. They beat the Red Wings 6-1 in Detroit on Oct. 23. ''Coming here is never easy,'' said MacArthur, who scored his fifth and sixth goals of the season. ''You've lost three in a row and you come in here and get a win.'' Chris Neil (fourth) and Bobby Ryan (11th) also netted goals for the Sens.
Clarke MacArthur ready for back-to-backs | 11/22/2013 8:01 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur has three points in his last two contests, and will play alongside Kyle Turris and Bobby Ryan on the Sens' second line in two weekend games coming up.
ImpactOwned in just 25% of Yahoo leagues, MacArthur might reward owners looking for a few points and +/- this weekend at a very low cost. The veteran winger is hot this week and a cumulative +11 rating this year.
Clarke MacArthur is still sneaky-good | 11/19/2013 11:04 PM
NewsOttawa Senators winger Clarke MacArthur factored into both of the team's goals in a 5-2 loss against the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday.
ImpactMacArthur scored a goal and an assist to give him 14 points in 20 games on the season. He does a little of everything, with a +11 rating, 16 PIM and solid-but-unspectacular 46 SOG.
MacArthur is on a three-game point streak | 11/10/2013 9:11 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur found the back of the net in Saturday's contest.
ImpactMacArthur is riding a three-game point streak and has recorded at least a point in eight of his last 10 contests. He has three goals and 12 points in 16 games this season.
Clarke MacArthur earns 2 helpers in return | 10/30/2013 7:44 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur was back in Ottawa's lineup Tuesday night.
ImpactHe suffered an undisclosed injury Friday and missed Sunday's contest as a result. MacArthur contributed two assists in the Senators' 6-5 loss to Chicago in his return.
MacArthur waits for green light to play | 10/29/2013 2:47 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur hasn't received the green light from his doctors to play on Tuesday yet.
Brian Hedger on Twitter
ImpactThat being said, MacArthur is hoping to play and should be regarded as probable. He has five assists and eight penalty minutes in 10 games in 2013-14.
Clarke MacArthur is likely to play Tuesday | 10/29/2013 7:34 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur (undisclosed) skated Monday and is likely to play against Chicago Tuesday night.
ImpactHe didn't play Sunday because of a minor injury, which he sustained in Friday's match versus Anaheim.
Clarke MacArthur sits Sun. with minor injury | 10/28/2013 11:07 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur wasn't able to play Sunday due to what is being described as a minor injury.
ImpactHe skipped Saturday's practice for maintenance, but he wasn't able to go against the San Jose Sharks. MacArthur has five assists in 10 games this year and should be consider day-to-day.
Clarke MacArthur misses Saturday's practice | 10/27/2013 10:50 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur didn't participate in Saturday's practice for maintenance reasons.
ImpactMacArthur is still probable for Sunday's game, but nothing is set in stone. He has five assists and eight penalty minutes in 10 contests this season.
Clarke MacArthur awaits first goal with Sens | 10/25/2013 9:09 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur hasn't found the back of the net yet as a member of the Ottawa Senators despite 25 shots.
ImpactHowever, he has collected five assists, including three in his last three outings, and a plus-6 rating in nine games thus far. MacArthur has been playing with Kyle Turris and Bobby Ryan on Ottawa's second line. He should end up with around 45 points this season.
MacArthur gets assist; goal slump continues | 10/20/2013 10:58 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur registered an assist on Saturday.
ImpactMacArthur now has four points in eight games this season. At the same time, he still hasn't found the back of the net, making this the longest season-opening goal scoring slump of his career. He should break out of that slump and it will probably happen sooner rather than later. He can be penciled in for about 15-20 goals and 40-50 points this season.
MacArthur's scoring slump at 7 games | 10/19/2013 11:23 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur has not scored in the Senators' first seven games.
ImpactIt is the longest period he has waited to score his first goal of the season in his seven years in the NHL. The good news is that MacArthur is playing decently and is keeping a positive attitude. He also has registered three assists. Sens' coach Paul MacLean had nice things to say about MacArthur on Friday. "He's been very impressive, as advertised. He's a veteran player in the league, he can play in all situations. He's a player who the coach can put anywhere and really trust him." If you are counting on MacArthur be patient.
Clarke MacArthur not a fan of coach Carlyle | 10/05/2013 2:29 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur isn't fond of his final days in Toronto and his lack of a relationship with former coach Randy Carlyle had a lot to do with that.
Impact"I didn't have a relationship with him, and not many guys do," MacArthur said of Carlyle. "He runs the show there, and everyone knows that, and that's the way it is. It's worked for him in the past, he's got a Cup from that, but at the same time there's other ways to do things, too." He didn't like being scratched in the playoffs either and knew he was done with the Maple Leafs once that happened. MacArthur signed a two-year deal with Ottawa in the summer and he'll play against his ex-teammates and Carlyle on Saturday night.
Clarke MacArthur seeks chemistry with Turris | 09/17/2013 7:45 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur potted a goal from Kyle Turris in Monday's exhibition win over Calgary.
ImpactThe two of them are expected to play on Ottawa's second line this season. "I think you want to get chemistry," MacArthur said. "Whether that's (with Turris) or maybe things change, but obviously I'm enjoying playing with him and every day you try and build and you know we've been talking a lot in practice, trying to figure things out, so I think it's getting better."
Senators sign Clarke MacArthur to 2-year deal | 07/05/2013 1:09 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur has signed a two-year deal with the Ottawa Senators.
Bob McKenzie on Twitter
ImpactHe will earn $3.25 million with the Senators. MacArthur registered eight goals and 20 points in 40 contests with the Maple Leafs last season.
Clarke MacArthur may enter free agency | 07/01/2013 3:41 PM
NewsToronto GM Dave Nonis isn't confident that Clarke MacArthur returning to the Maple Leafs.
ImpactHe said it's "definitely a possibility" that MacArthur won't be re-signed, which means he would be able to test the market on July 5.
Leafs haven't ruled out re-signing MacArthur | 06/19/2013 5:46 PM
NewsToronto GM Dave Nonis said that he "would not rule out bringing Clarke [MacArthur] back."
Jonas Siegel on Twitter
ImpactMacArthur can become an unrestricted free agent in July if a new deal isn't reached with the Maple Leafs. He had eight goals and 20 points in 40 games during the regular season and three points in five contests in the playoffs. Nonis added that the Leafs haven't made much progress with any of their potential UFAs and RFAs yet.
Leafs may let MacArthur test free agency | 05/15/2013 11:48 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur had a solid playoffs for Toronto, but it might not save his roster spot on the team for next season.
ImpactHe will probably be permitted to walk as a free agent this summer despite getting two goals and three points in five postseason appearances. The Leafs have some depth players on the Marlies, in the AHL, who could take his place in the lineup and play for less money. MacArthur had eight goals and 20 points in 40 games with Toronto during the regular season.
Clarke MacArthur promised goal for mom today | 05/12/2013 11:57 AM
NewsDeb MacArthur says her son, Maple Leafs forward Clarke MacArthur, has promised her a goal on Mother's Day today.
Impact"If he can get some points to help the team win, that would be the best gift," Deb told The Toronto Star.
Clarke MacArthur scores in return to lineup | 05/09/2013 1:47 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur scored in his return from the press box Wednesday night.
ImpactHe had played since Game 1 and he netted an important goal in Game 5 to tie the contest after Boston had taken a 3-2 lead. MacArthur finished Wednesday's overtime loss with just 8:50 of ice time though.
Maple Leafs scratch Clarke MacArthur Saturday | 05/04/2013 6:39 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur will not play in Game 2 on Saturday.
Jonas Siegel on Twitter
ImpactMacArthur has just one goal in his last 18 games, dating back to the regular season. "I think he gets frustrated with himself ..[he] takes a lot of that on and isn't able to shake it," Maple Leafs coach Randy Carlyle said. MacArthur is scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent this summer.
Clarke MacArthur is in a funk this season | 04/21/2013 11:27 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur has now gone 14 straight games without a goal.
ImpactThe Lloydminster, Alberta native had a breakout year in 2010-11 with 62 points in 82 games but shouldn't be on anyone's fantasy team this year. The 27-year-old has only seven goals and 18 points in 36 games on the season.
Clarke MacArthur, Frattin will dress Thursday | 04/18/2013 12:25 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur will get back into Toronto's lineup Thursday night.
Jonas Siegel on Twitter
ImpactHe has no goals and three assists in his last 12 games and was a healthy scratch in Tuesday's loss to Washington. MacArthur has 18 points in 35 contests this campaign. Matt Frattin will also draw back into the Leafs' lineup after being scratched Tuesday.
Clarke MacArthur is in a funk this season | 04/14/2013 12:02 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur has now gone 11 straight games without a goal.
ImpactThe 27-year-old had a breakout year in 2010-11 with 62 points in 82 games but shouldnt be on anyone's fantasy team this year. The Lloydminster, Alberta native has only seven goals and 18 points in 34 games on the season.
Clarke MacArthur likely available on Thursday | 04/02/2013 4:35 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur (upper body) is expected to be available for Thursday's game.
James Mirtle on Twitter
ImpactMacArthur hasn't played since March 25 but is clearly progressing. We should know something more definitive after tomorrow's practice or by Thursday's morning skate at the latest. MacArthur has seven goals and 17 points on the season.
MacArthur won't play Saturday | 03/30/2013 2:09 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur travelled to Ottawa with his treammates but won't play Saturday night against the Senators.
Paul Hendrick Twitter
ImpactHe is still recovering from an upper-body injury. Although he is getting better, MacArhtur has yet to be cleared to practice. Keep him on reserve for now.
Clarke MacArthur out Tuesday with UBI | 03/26/2013 7:59 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur (upper body) isn't in the lineup for Toronto Tuesday night.
James Mirtle on Twitter
ImpactHe is considered day-to-day with an upper-body injury. MacArthur has produced seven goals and 10 assists in 30 contests this year.
Clarke MacArthur clicks with Nazem Kadri | 03/05/2013 11:21 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur generated the game-winning goal and added an assist in Toronto's 4-2 win over New Jersey Monday night.
ImpactHe has developed some great chemistry with Nazem Kadri, who has been red hot lately and generated two points of his own versus the Devils. "He knows how to read off me," Kadri said of MacArthur. "We think a little bit the same. It's easy to get each other the puck. We're talking a lot out there too. He's an easy guy to talk to." MacArthur has notched three goals and three assists during his current five-game point streak.
Clarke MacArthur finds twince in loss | 02/27/2013 11:35 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur scored for the Leafs in their 5-2 loss to the Canadiens on Wednesday night.
ImpactMacArthur has five goals and nine points on the year. His value really returned to normalcy last year with 43 points after a 62-point breakout campaign the season before. He does have 20-goal (full season) upside, but he's really nothing more than a .5-point-per-game player. Frazer McLaren had the other marker.
MacArthur clicks with Kadri in Monday's win | 02/19/2013 11:07 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur notched a goal and an assist in Toronto's 3-0 win over Florida on Monday night.
ImpactHe has enjoyed some success with Nazem Kadri, who leads the Leafs in scoring this season. MacArthur has generated just three markers and two assists in 13 games, but playing with an emerging player like Kadri should help him get points more regularly.
Clarke MacArthur is in a funk this season | 02/10/2013 11:00 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur has gone pointless in 8 of 9 games in this 48-game shortened season.
ImpactMacArthur has just one goal and one assist this season after scoring 20 in back-to-back seasons. "They're going to come," he said. "Just have to keep going to the net. It's something I've always been able to do, just got to have faith that it will come back," MacArthur said. The 27-year-old had a breakout year in 2010-11 with 62 points in 82 games but shouldnt be on anyone's fantasy team this year.
| 02/05/2013 2:49 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur returned to action on Monday February 4.
Clarke MacArthur out again Saturday | 02/02/2013 1:41 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur (finger) will not play Saturday night against Boston.
Jonas Siegel Twitter
ImpactHis pinky finger is still bothering him and appears to be inhibiting his ability to grip his stick and shoot. Consider MacArthur day-to-day.
Clarke MacArthur (finger) practices Weds. | 01/30/2013 2:45 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur (finger) returned to practice on Wednesday.
ImpactMacArthur skated alongside David Steckel on the team's fourth line. He didn't play on Tuesday because of a lacerated finger and his status for Thursday's game is still a question mark.
Clarke MacArthur won't play Tuesday night | 01/29/2013 3:23 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur (finger) won't play Tuesday against the Buffalo Sabres.
ImpactMacArthur had the nail torn off his pinky finger during Saturday night's game against the Rangers. He remains day-to-day for the time being and the Leafs will likely re-evaluate his status before Thursday's game against the Capitals.
Clarke MacArthur (finger) skips practice Mon. | 01/28/2013 1:38 PM
NewsClarke MacArthur didn't practice on Monday after he suffered a lacerated finger on Saturday against the New York Rangers.
ImpactHe played just 11:07 of ice time in that contest and we'll list him as day-to-day for time being. James van Riemsdyk took his place on Toronto's top line during the session.
Clarke MacArthur gets first shot at top line | 01/25/2013 10:14 AM
NewsClarke MacArthur moved up to Toronto's top line with Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak for Thursday's loss to the Islanders.
ImpactThe trio failed a produce a point in the Leafs' 7-4 defeat. Toronto coach Randy Carlyle will probably try out a few players alongside Kessel and Bozak in an effort to find a replacement for injured winger Joffrey Lupul.
|Goals||2||2 times-last:vs. Phi||last:Dec 9||1|
|Assists||2||3 times-last:at Fla||last:Dec 3||1|
|Points||2||6 times-last:vs. Phi||last:Dec 9||2|
|Penalty Minutes||4||2 times-last:at Car||last:Nov 24||14|
|Plus/Minus||4||vs. Mtl||Nov 7||4|
|Power Play Goals||1||4 times-last:vs. Tor||last:Dec 7||1|
|Power Play Points||2||at Phi||Nov 19||1|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||30 times-last:vs. Phi||last:Dec 9||0|
|Shorthanded Points||1||vs. Min||Nov 20||0|
|Shots||5||at Buf||Oct 4||5|
|Penalty Minutes||56||2008-09 (Buf)|
|Power Play Goals||6||2010-11 (Tor)|
|Shorthanded Goals||1||2009-10 (Buf/Atl)|
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