|Assets:||Was an extremely efficient penalty killer. Solid on the forecheck, he had the grit needed to do battle in the corners. Played an exemplary team game.|
|Flaws:||Never showed the same scoring touch in the pros that he displayed at Boston University (NCAA). Was prone to long scoring droughts at the highest level.|
|Career Potential:||Hard-working defensive forward.|
|NHL||Stanley Cup||2002-03 (New Jersey), 1999-00 (New Jersey)|
|HE||Player of the Year||1995-96|
|HE||First All-Star Team||1995-96|
|NCAA||East First All-American Team||1995-96|
|12/07/2013||Announced his retirement.|
|2/12/2013||Placed on waivers by the Boston Bruins.|
|2/12/2013||Signed as a free agent by the Boston Bruins to a one-year two-way contract.|
|1/11/2013||Invited to training camp by the Boston Bruins.|
|1/07/2012||Missed 17 games (broken foot).|
|12/05/2011||Broken foot, injured reserve.|
|11/29/2011||Broken foot, sidelined indefinitely.|
|10/04/2011||Signed as a free agent by the New York Islanders to a one-year contract.|
|9/03/2011||Invited to training camp by the New York Islanders.|
|12/25/2010||Released by the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|11/22/2010||Signed by the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|7/01/2010||Contract bought out by the New Jersey Devils.|
|6/30/2010||Placed on waivers by the New Jersey Devils.|
|12/05/2009||Missed 17 games (separated right shoulder).|
|10/27/2009||Separated right shoulder, mid-December.|
|7/01/2008||Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the New Jersey Devils to a three-year contract.|
|2/04/2008||Missed 28 games (groin).|
|12/27/2004||NHL lockout: Signed with the Red Bulls Salzburg (Aut).|
|7/01/2004||Re-signed by the New Jersey Devils.|
|1/22/2003||Missed 4 games (concussion).|
|11/27/2002||Missed 7 games (groin).|
|11/02/2002||Missed 3 games (groin).|
|10/25/2002||Groin, sidelined indefinitely.|
|7/23/2002||Re-signed by the New Jersey Devils.|
|2/26/2002||Missed 10 games (hip injury).|
|1/23/2002||Hip injury, sidelined indefinitely.|
|1/03/2002||Missed 6 games (rib injury).|
|12/20/2001||Rib injury, day-to-day.|
|3/27/2001||Shoulder injury, day-to-day.|
|11/14/2000||Missed 13 games (bruised shoulder).|
|10/17/2000||Bruised shoulder, sidelined indefinitely.|
|2/12/2013||Signed as a free agent by the Boston Bruins.|
|10/04/2011||Signed as a free agent by the New York Islanders.|
|6/26/1993||Drafted by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round (32nd overall) in 1993.|
Two-time Cup winner Jay Pandolfo retires | 12/07/2013 9:09 AM
NewsJay Pandolfo has announced his retirement.
CSN New England
ImpactPandolfo, 38, is hanging up his skates after playing in 899 NHL games primarily with the New Jersey Devils. Towards the end of his career, he also spent a season with the New York Islanders and the shortened campaign with the Boston Bruins. He had 100 goals and 226 career points. He also won the Stanley Cup in 2000 and 2003 as a member of the Devils.
Jay Pandolfo might choose to retire | 06/26/2013 1:42 PM
NewsJay Pandolfo won't be brought back by Boston for next season.
Fluto Shinzawa on Twitter
ImpactAccording to the Boston Globe's Fluto Shinzawa, Pandolfo is leaning toward retirement. He played in 18 games with the Bruins during the 2013 campaign and watched the playoffs from the press box as a healthy scratch.
Jay Pandolfo may play in Game 6 | 06/24/2013 12:29 PM
NewsJay Pandolfo participated in Monday's morning skate on the fourth line with Rich Peverley and Shawn Thornton.
ImpactIf Patrice Bergeron cannot play in Game 6 then could make his first appearance of the 2013 postseason. Pandolfo hasn't dressed since April 6 and he'll be a healthy scratch again if Bergeron is able to suit up Monday night.
Pandolfo unlikely to suit up Saturday | 06/15/2013 10:02 AM
NewsDespite an injury to Nathan Horton (shoulder), Jay Pandolfo likely won't get a chance to play Saturday night in Game 2 of the Cup finals.
ImpactIf Horton can't go, Jordan Caron or Carl Sodeberg are better bets to dress. Pandolfo has not played since April 6th, and was not really effective in 18 regular season games registering no points.
Jay Pandolfo plays on third line | 03/08/2013 8:46 AM
NewsJay Pandolfo replaced Chris Bourque on the third line Thursday night.
ImpactPandolfo, who had been primarily a fourth-liner, was a minus-one in 11:42 of ice time. It's very likely this is a short-term thing as the Bruins are shopping for a No. 3 left wing.
Jay Pandolfo makes season debut | 02/18/2013 9:56 AM
NewsJay Pandolfo made his season debut Sunday.
ImpactMilan Lucic was back in Boston to deal with a personal matter, so Pandolfo, who had recently signed a one-year deal, was inserted into the lineup, despite not having any game time under his belt this season. Pandolfo went on to play 6:48 with three hits.
Pandolfo clears waivers, will stay with team | 02/14/2013 9:56 AM
NewsJay Pandolfo successfully cleared waivers Wednesday and will stay with the team for now as a spare forward.
ImpactHe can be assigned to AHL Providence to see game action and he's prepared to go down to the minors to keep himself fresh if it comes to that. "I'm sure I'll spend some time down there," said Pandolfo, who signed a one-year deal with the Bruins on Tuesday. "I don't know if it will be now or a little bit later. I'll take it day by day and see what they do."
Report: Bruins sign Pandolfo to one-year deal | 02/12/2013 2:43 PM
NewsA source tells CSNNE's Joe Haggerty that the Boston Bruins signed Jay Pandolfo to a one-year, $600,000 contract.
CSN New England
ImpactThe Bruins placed Pandolfo on waivers Tuesday, which led many to believe Pandolfo had signed after spending weeks working out with the team as an unsigned free agent. If he clears waivers, it's possible Pandolfo could spend a few games in the AHL to get his conditioning up to game level. Either way, he doesn't have a ton of fantasy value in most formats.
Bruins place W Jay Pandolfo on waivers | 02/12/2013 1:15 PM
NewsBoston Bruins place W Jay Pandolfo on waivers.
Bob McKenzie on Twitter
ImpactThe move means Boston has likely signed Pandolfo and plans on adding him to its active roster once Pandolfo clears waivers. He'll likely compete for a spot in the Bruins' bottom six forwards and doesn't possess fantasy value in most formats. We'll update you as soon as we know more.
Jay Pandolfo keeps traveling with Bruins | 02/10/2013 7:10 PM
NewsDespite remaining without a contract, Jay Pandolfo continues to practice with the Boston Bruins.
ImpactIn fact, it appears he's also traveling with the team. That might seem like a lot for a guy who's only a tryout, but perhaps this means he'll get a chance to actually crack the Bruins' lineup.
Pandolfo continues to practice with Bruins | 02/05/2013 8:46 AM
NewsJay Pandolfo is still practicing with the Boston Bruins on a professional tryout agreement.
ImpactBoston coach Claude Julien stated that something might be worked out to allow Pandolfo to enter the fold "down the road," but for now "he's happy to be here with us."
| 01/19/2013 9:00 PM
NewsJay Pandolfo was signed by BOS on Friday January 18.
Jay Pandolfo may earn B's last forward spot | 01/17/2013 9:32 AM
NewsJay Pandolfo, who is playing on an NHL tryout, is in the mix for Boston's last forward spot.
Impact"Jay is Jay. He works hard every day," coach Claude Julien said. "He's a real smart player. He knows what he has to do defensively and offensively. He's been a real good player throughout his career." Pandolfo played 62 games for the Islanders last season.
Jay Pandolfo will join Bruins' training camp | 01/11/2013 5:09 PM
NewsJay Pandolfo will take part in the Boston Bruins' training camp.
ImpactPandolfo has a shot of making the team as a third liner, but he's still an unrestricted free agent. Even if he ends up playing in the NHL this season, he won't have any fantasy value in standard leagues.
|Games||82||3 times-last: 2006-07 (NJ)|
|Points||27||2 times-last: 2006-07 (NJ)|
|Penalty Minutes||23||2002-03 (NJ)|
|Plus/Minus||+12||2 times-last: 2002-03 (NJ)|
|Power Play Goals||1||2 times-last: 2003-04 (NJ)|
|Shorthanded Goals||2||2003-04 (NJ)|
Subscribe to The Hockey News magazine!
Subscribe today, and save off the cover price.Subscribe now
Sign up to our e-flash newsletter.
You will receive backstage access to special features, articles, promotions and special events and more!!Sign up now