|Assets:||Used his size well, especially in the offensive zone, and liked to create space for his linemates. Had a terrific shot and was defensively responsible. Could log important minutes.|
|Flaws:||Didn't live up to offensive expectations, especially after a great rookie year at age 19, and was prone to inconsistency. Lacked ideal playmaking skills from the center position.|
|Career Potential:||Solid, big-bodied scoring center.|
|NHL||Stanley Cup||1999-00 (New Jersey)|
|NHL||Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game||2007-08, 1996-97|
|11/05/2013||Announced his retirement.|
|5/06/2012||Missed the last 2 playoff games (lower body injury).|
|5/03/2012||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|3/21/2012||Missed 2 games (body soreness).|
|3/15/2012||Body soreness, day-to-day.|
|2/16/2012||Missed 6 games (left shoulder injury).|
|2/10/2012||Left shoulder injury, injured reserve.|
|2/04/2012||Left shoulder injury, day-to-day.|
|12/18/2011||Missed 1 game (illness).|
|7/06/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the St. Louis Blues to a one-year contract.|
|4/13/2011||Missed the last regular season game (undisclosed).|
|3/29/2011||Missed 6 games (undisclosed).|
|2/28/2011||Acquired from the New Jersey Devils.|
|6/19/2010||Acquired from the Nashville Predators.|
|4/07/2010||Missed 8 games (head injury).|
|3/21/2010||Head injury, day-to-day.|
|1/18/2010||Missed 4 games (upper body injury).|
|1/09/2010||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|12/22/2009||Missed 1 game (upper body injury).|
|12/19/2009||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|11/05/2009||Missed 7 games (left arm injury).|
|10/19/2009||Left arm injury, day-to-day.|
|4/04/2009||Missed 11 games (concussion).|
|3/12/2009||Upper body injury, sidelined indefinitely.|
|1/17/2009||Missed 3 games (lower body injury).|
|1/11/2009||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|10/23/2008||Missed 3 games (finger injury).|
|10/15/2008||Finger injury, day-to-day.|
|4/20/2008||Missed Game 5 and 6 of Round One against the Detroit Red Wings (flu).|
|2/05/2008||Missed 1 gane (charley horse).|
|2/02/2008||Charley horse, day-to-day.|
|11/22/2007||Missed 1 game (neck injury).|
|11/19/2007||Neck injury, day-to-day.|
|3/06/2007||Missed 2 games (flu).|
|12/20/2006||Missed 1 game (knee injury).|
|12/17/2006||Knee injury, day-to-day.|
|12/14/2006||Missed 11 games (knee injury).|
|11/22/2006||Knee injury, late December.|
|7/02/2006||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Nashville Predators to a five-year contract.|
|8/15/2005||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Dallas Stars to a one-year contract.|
|7/31/2005||Dallas Stars tendered a qualifying offer.|
|6/24/2004||Re-signed by the Dallas Starts to a one-year contract.|
|4/07/2004||Missed the last 3 games of the regular season (groin).|
|3/27/2004||Missed 1 game (groin).|
|12/29/2003||Missed 1 game (ankle injury).|
|12/27/2003||Ankle injury, day-to-day.|
|12/12/2003||Missed 4 games (groin).|
|4/24/2003||Missed Game 6 of Round One against the Edmonton Oilers (undisclosed).|
|2/19/2003||Missed 1 game (knee injury).|
|2/16/2003||Knee injury, day-to-day.|
|10/30/2002||Missed 9 games (sprained ankle).|
|10/24/2002||Sprained ankle, day-to-day.|
|10/10/2002||Sprained ankle, late October.|
|8/05/2002||Re-signed by the Dallas Stars to a two-year contract.|
|4/14/2002||Missed the last 2 games of the regular season (groin).|
|3/24/2002||Missed 5 games (sore back).|
|3/19/2002||Acquired from the New Jersey Devils.|
|3/13/2002||Sore back, day-to-day.|
|12/26/2001||Missed 2 games (sick).|
|6/07/2001||Missed Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final against Colorado (head injury).|
|6/04/2001||Head injury, day-to-day.|
|4/26/2001||Missed Game 6 of Round One against Carolina (left knee injury).|
|4/22/2001||Left knee injury, day-to-day.|
|3/02/2001||Missed 6 games (back spasms).|
|2/17/2001||Back spasms, day-to-day.|
|2/14/2001||Missed 1 game (bruised shoulder),|
|2/11/2001||Bruised shoulder, day-to-day.|
|12/05/2000||Missed 1 game (head injury).|
|12/03/2000||Head injury, day-to-day.|
|11/19/2000||Re-signed by the New Jersey Devils.|
|1/26/2013||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the New York Rangers.|
|7/06/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the St. Louis Blues.|
|2/28/2011||New Jersey Devils traded Jason Arnott to the Washington Capitals for David Steckel and a 2nd round selection in 2012.|
|6/19/2010||Nashville Predators traded Jason Arnott to the New Jersey Devils for Matt Halischuk and a second-round draft pick in 2011.|
|7/02/2006||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Nashville Predators.|
|3/19/2002||New Jersey Devils traded Jason Arnott, Randy Mckay and a 1st round selection in 2002 to the Dallas Stars for Joe Nieuwendyk and Jamie Langenbrunner.|
|1/04/1998||New Jersey Devils traded Valeri Zelepukin and Bill Guerin to the Edmonton Oilers for Jason Arnott and Bryan Muir.|
|6/26/1993||Drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round (7th overall) in 1993.|
Arnott hangs up his skates after 18 seasons | 11/05/2013 2:26 PM
NewsJason Arnott has officially announced his retirement.
ImpactArnott scored 417 goals and 938 points in 1,244 career games with the Edmonton Oilers, New Jersey Devils, Dallas Stars, Nashville Predators, Washington Capitals, and St. Louis Blues. Although he was never an elite forward, he had a great career and played a big role in the New Jersey Devils winning the Stanley Cup in 2000. Through his prime, he was remarkably consistent, netting at least 20 goals for 10 straight campaigns. He's tied for 79th place on the NHL's all-time games played list and is 90th in points.
Blues opt against signing Jason Arnott | 03/10/2013 5:44 PM
NewsThe St. Louis Blues decided not to sign Jason Arnott after all.
ImpactThe big center has flirted with the Blues and the New York Rangers lately, but injuries and age apparently have been too much for those teams to give him a shot.
Blues likely to make call on Arnott by Sunday | 03/06/2013 11:08 AM
NewsJason Arnott continues to skate with the St. Louis Blues, who are expected to make a decision on whether to sign the veteran center by Sunday.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
ImpactArnott's deal with the Rangers earlier in the season fell apart when he was unable to pass a physical. Arnott had offseason knee surgery and said Tuesday that he wants to see how the knee responds to on-ice work. "If everything goes well and my body feels good, hopefully we can both say yes and move forward and contribute to win," Arnott said. Sounds like we should know more by the end of the week.
Blues looking at Jason Arnott again | 03/04/2013 12:42 PM
NewsThe St. Louis Blues are looking once again at unrestricted free agent Jason Arnott.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
ImpactArnott inked a deal with the Rangers over a month ago but the center was unable to pass his physical voiding the deal. He played through shoulder and knee issues with St. Louis and with the Blues currently struggling, he is on their radar. "I talked to Jason's representative and he said he still has that burning desire to play," GM Doug Armstrong said. "It made me start to think, if you've accomplished everything he has, and you're into March and you still want to play, you have the passion for the game. He's going to join us this week on the road trip, make sure his body is with his mind and that he is ready to play. He did have some offseason surgery. We have information from the doctors that he is ready to go." Stay tuned.
Jason Arnott won't be joining the Rangers | 01/28/2013 12:03 PM
NewsFree agent center Jason Arnott will not be joining the New York Rangers after all.
The Bergen Record
ImpactThe team decided against proceeding in contract negotiations with Arnott after medical concerns emerged. The Rangers and the veteran center had agreed to a one-year deal worth $1.6 million on Saturday, pending a physical, but he isn't 100 percent healthy. Arnott played through shoulder and knee issues last season with St. Louis and he underwent arthroscopic knee surgery during the off-season.
Rangers sign Jason Arnott to a one-year deal | 01/26/2013 6:47 PM
NewsThe New York Rangers have signed Jason Arnott to a one-year deal.
Darren Dreger on Twitter
ImpactArnott will reportedly come with an annual cap hit in the ballpark of $1.6-1.7 million. He'll provide the New York Rangers with some extra depth on their third or fourth line. He might also be a nice secondary scorer for the Rangers, but not to the point where he'll have any fantasy value in standard leagues.
|2004-05||Did not play||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||0.0|
|2004-05||Did not play||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||0.0|
|Goals||33||2 times-last: 2008-09 (Nas)|
|Assists||44||2 times-last: 2007-08 (Nas)|
|Penalty Minutes||128||1994-95 (Edm)|
|Plus/Minus||+23||2 times-last: 2003-04 (Dal)|
|Power Play Goals||13||2007-08 (Nas)|
|Shorthanded Goals||1||2 times-last: 2005-06 (Dal)|
|Shots||248||2 times-last: 2007-08 (Nas)|
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