|Assets:||Is adept at producing points at lower levels, since he's both a good playmaker and decent goal-scorer. Speed is the name of his game. Is feisty and unafraid of the high-traffic areas. Can play all three forward positions.|
|Flaws:||Is undersized for the National Hockey League, which hurts him most when defending in his own zone. Also, he's more of a role player at the highest level, since he doesn't play with the same level of offensive confidence.|
|Career Potential:||Versatile depth forward.|
|10/24/2014||Assigned to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).|
|10/22/2014||Recalled from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).|
|10/20/2014||Assigned to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).|
|10/09/2014||Recalled from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).|
|10/07/2014||Assigned to the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL).|
|10/05/2014||Placed on waivers by the Pittsburgh Penguins.|
|4/09/2014||Assigned to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).|
|4/04/2014||Recalled from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).|
|2/04/2014||Assigned to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).|
|1/23/2014||Missed 20 games (broken ankle).|
|12/06/2013||Broken ankle, injured reserve.|
|11/24/2013||Recalled from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|9/30/2013||Assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|9/29/2013||Placed on waivers by the Pittsburgh Penguins.|
|7/05/2013||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Pittsburgh Penguins to a two-year contract.|
|3/11/2013||Recalled from Chicago (AHL).|
|3/01/2013||Assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|2/28/2013||Recalled from Chicago (AHL).|
|2/19/2013||Assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|2/18/2013||Placed on waivers by the Vancouver Canucks.|
|1/13/2013||Recalled from Chicago (AHL).|
|9/14/2012||Assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|9/13/2012||Placed on waivers by the Vancouver Canucks.|
|7/02/2012||Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Vancouver Canucks to a one-year contract.|
|3/31/2012||Missed 36 games (collarbone).|
|1/15/2012||Collarbone, injured reserve.|
|1/09/2012||Collarbone, sidelined indefinitely.|
|12/17/2011||Missed 15 games (fractured foot).|
|11/11/2011||Fractured foot, injured reserve.|
|7/01/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Vancouver Canucks to a one-year contract.|
|2/01/2011||Recalled from San Antonio (AHL).|
|1/27/2011||Assigned to San Antonio (AHL).|
|1/24/2011||Recalled from San Antonio (AHL).|
|10/31/2010||Assigned to San Antonio (AHL).|
|10/19/2010||Recalled from San Antonio (AHL).|
|9/30/2010||Assigned to San Antonio (AHL).|
|7/02/2010||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Phoenix Coyotes to a one-year contract.|
|4/11/2010||Missed the last 6 regular season games (broken finger).|
|3/29/2010||Broken finger, remainder of the regular season.|
|12/19/2009||Missed 5 games (concussion).|
|11/21/2009||Claimed off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks.|
|10/17/2009||Claimed off waivers from the Anaheim Ducks.|
|12/20/2008||Recalled from Iowa (AHL).|
|10/06/2008||Assigned to Iowa (AHL).|
|6/11/2008||Re-signed by the Anaheim Ducks to a two-year contract.|
|3/05/2008||Assigned to Portland (AHL).|
|2/29/2008||Recalled from Portland (AHL).|
|2/26/2008||Assigned to Portland (AHL).|
|2/21/2008||Recalled from Portland (AHL).|
|9/18/2007||Assigned to Portland (AHL).|
|5/16/2007||Signed as an undrafted free agent by the Anaheim Ducks to an entry-level contract.|
|9/26/2006||Assigned to Binghamton (AHL).|
|7/17/2006||Signed with the Binghamton Senators (AHL).|
|7/05/2013||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Pittsburgh Penguins.|
|7/01/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent agent by the Vancouver Canucks.|
|7/02/2010||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Phoenix Coyotes.|
|11/21/2009||Claimed by the Minnesota Wild off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks.|
|10/17/2009||Claimed by the Chicago Blackhawks off waivers from the Anaheim Ducks.|
|5/16/2007||Signed as a free agent by the Anaheim Ducks.|
Andrew Ebbett returns to the minors | 04/09/2014 1:05 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett has been sent to the minors.
ImpactEbbett has an assist in nine games with Pittsburgh this season. The 31-year-old forward obviously didn't have any fantasy value in standard leagues in 2013-14 and we don't expect that to change in 2014-15.
Pittsburgh demotes Andrew Ebbett | 02/04/2014 12:20 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett has been sent down to the minors.
ImpactEbbett has an assist in seven games with Pittsburgh this season. The 31-year-old is an organization depth forward.
Andrew Ebbett returns to Pens' lineup | 01/25/2014 8:16 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett is back in the Penguins' lineup against the Stars.
Rob Rossi on Twitter
ImpactEbett has been out since Dec. 5 because of a broken ankle. He has a point in five games this season and isn't worth consideration in fantasy leagues.
Penguins activate Andrew Ebbett from IR | 01/23/2014 5:05 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett (ankle) has been activated from injured reserve.
Pittsburgh Penguins on Twitter
ImpactHe has been sidelined for the last 20 games with a broken ankle. Ebbett has one assist in five contests this campaign.
Andrew Ebbett (ankle) is practicing | 01/22/2014 10:24 AM
NewsAndrew Ebbett (ankle) has resumed practicing with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
ImpactEbbett hasn't played since Dec. 5. He isn't expected to have any fantasy value in standard leagues when he returns.
Andrew Ebbett on the injured reserve list | 12/16/2013 9:52 AM
NewsAndrew Ebbett has been placed on the injured reserve list with a broken ankle.
ImpactEbbett is out indefinitely with the injury. He did not need surgery. Ebbett had one assist in five games so his fantasy value is negligible.
Andrew Ebbett has a broken ankle | 12/06/2013 12:29 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett suffered a broken ankle while blocking a shot.
Penguins.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactAndrew Ebbett should be regarded as being sidelined indefinitely. He has an assist in five games this season.
Penguins recall Andrew Ebbett from the AHL | 11/24/2013 6:26 PM
NewsThe Pittsburgh Penguins recalled forwards Zach Sill and Andrew Ebbett from the AHL on Sunday.
ImpactThis is in part because of Beau Bennett being placed on the injured reserve. Ebbett has 64 points in 191 career regular season games. That includes 32 points in 48 games in 2008-09 with the Anaheim Ducks. It's unlikely that he'll make a fantasy impact, but the right gig might at least give him a shot.
Pittsburgh Penguins send Andrew Ebbett down | 09/29/2013 5:33 PM
NewsThe Pittsburgh Penguins waived forward Andrew Ebbett on Sunday.
ImpactEbbett has played in 191 regular season games in 2013. His best season came in 2005-06, when he scored 32 points with the Anaheim Ducks. He might not get claimed, so he could provide valuable depth for the injury-prone Penguins, although his fantasy impact might not be all that significant.
Andrew Ebbett returns to practice Wednesday | 09/19/2013 8:26 AM
NewsAndrew Ebbett returned to practice on Wednesday after suffering an undisclosed injury on Saturday.
ImpactEbbett is looking to grab the fourth line center spot and is battling Joe Vitale for the job. Ebbett signed a two-way contract in July so expect him to start the season in the minors.
Andrew Ebbett may push Joe Vitale | 09/12/2013 3:49 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett will be vying for a roster spot with the Pittsburgh Penguins at training camp.
ImpactHe is slated to push Joe Vitale for a spot on Pittsburgh's fourth line. Ebbett signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Penguins in July.
| 03/15/2013 2:21 AM
NewsAndrew Ebbett scored a goal and two assists, his first points of the season, in the Canucks 7-4 win over the Nashville Predators.
ImpactEbbett had one of the best game's of his career in his second game back from being called up from the minors. Ebbett has proved to be an excellent source of offense in his AHL career, scoring 204 points in 210 games. The 5'9 center isn't much of offensive threat in the NHL mostly due to his small frame. He's 30 years old so don't expect much more than a skilled fourth liner.
Canucks recall Andrew Ebbett | 03/11/2013 1:05 PM
NewsVancouver has recalled Andrew Ebbett.
ImpactHe played five games with the Canucks at the beginning of the season, but hasn't played at the NHL level since Feb. 12. Ebbett will take Jordan Schroeder's spot on the team's roster after the youngster was reassigned to the minors to make room for him.
Vancouver returns Andrew Ebbett to minors | 03/01/2013 5:13 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett has been sent down to the minors.
ImpactEbbett has no points in five games with Vancouver this season. He's an organizational depth player and consequently has no fantasy value in standard leagues.
Andrew Ebbett has assist in AHL game | 02/21/2013 7:38 AM
NewsAndrew Ebbett picked up an assist in his first AHL game since being demoted by the Vancouver Canucks Tuesday.
ImpactEbbett centered the Chicago Wolves Darren Haydar and Bill Sweatt and the duo each had three points with Haydar potting a couple of goals and Sweatt picking up one. Ebbett could find himself being recalled if the Canucks have a slew of injuries up front, otherwise expect the depth forward to remain in the minors the remainder of the season.
Canucks re-assign Andrew Ebbett to AHL | 02/19/2013 2:10 PM
NewsVancouver Canucks re-assign Andrew Ebbett to AHL Chicago.
ImpactEbbett was placed on waivers Monday afternoon. He's purely a depth forward and has no fantasy value.
Vancouver waives Andrew Ebbett | 02/18/2013 1:15 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett has been placed on waivers by the Vancouver Canucks.
Darren Dreger on Twitter
ImpactEbbett has no points in five games. He's an organization depth forward and has no fantasy value.
Andrew Ebbett has shot at second line spot | 01/15/2013 12:08 PM
NewsAndrew Ebbett is currently battling Jordan Schroeder for the second line spot held by the injured David Booth.
ImpactBooth has been have issues with his groin and underwent an MRI on Monday. "Andrew has been playing for the last three and half months (in Chicago) and according to (Wolves coach) Scott Arniel has been their best offensive forward at the center position," coach Alain Vigneault said. "So him and Jordan right now are fighting it out for that spot. . .Is Andrew going to be able to do it? Is Jordan going to be able to do it? We'll sort that out and see what happens." Ebbett has the experience and should be a good fit between Mason Raymond and Zack Kassian as Ryan Kesler who is also slated to be on the third line, is out as he is still recovering from off-season shoulder and hip surgeries.
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|10/18/2014||Pit||NYI||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|10/16/2014||Pit||Dal||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|10/11/2014||Pit||Tor||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
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|Penalty Minutes||24||2008-09 (Ana)|
|Power Play Goals||6||2008-09 (Ana)|
|Shorthanded Goals||1||2010-11 (Phx)|
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