Ryan Whitney
current status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Group III)
Birth Date:February 19, 1983 (31 years old)
Place of Birth:Boston, MA
Shoots:L
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2002 (1/5).
Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 7 0 0 0 -7 6 0 0 0 16:44 8 0.00
Scouting Report
Assets: Has excellent size and offensive instincts from the blueline position. Displays the ability to make a great breakout pass and handle power-play duties. Is also a very smooth skater.
Flaws: Is prone to occasional mental breakdowns in the defensive zone. Doesn't make enough good use of his imposing frame. Doesn't shoot the puck nearly enough. Is also a bit fragile.
Career Potential: Solid puck-moving, big-minute defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Played in the NHL YoungStars Game 2006-07
HE All-Rookie Team 2001-02
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal 2010 (USA)

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