|Assets:||Is a quality puck mover with good offensive instincts from the back end. He also boasts a good shot from the point. Owns a huge (6-4) frame.|
|Flaws:||Needs to add even more bulk to his big frame to maximize output at the highest level. Must continue to improve his defensive game.|
|Career Potential:||Depth defenseman.|
|7/04/2016||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Boston Bruins to a one-year contract.|
|4/11/2016||Assigned to the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|3/27/2016||Recalled from the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|9/25/2015||Assigned to the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|7/02/2015||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Arizona Coyotes to a one-year contract.|
|10/06/2014||Assigned to the Binghamton Senators (AHL).|
|7/08/2014||Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Ottawa Senators to a one-year two-way contract.|
|3/05/2014||Acquired from the Anaheim Ducks.|
|12/12/2013||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|11/29/2013||Recalled from Norfolk (AHL).|
|9/23/2013||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|7/10/2013||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Anaheim Ducks to a one-year contract.|
|7/02/2013||Anaheim Ducks tendered a qualifying offer.|
|6/24/2013||Acquired from the Pittsburgh Penguins.|
|1/17/2013||Placed on waivers by the Pittsburgh Penguins.|
|9/15/2012||Assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|8/30/2012||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Pittsburgh Penguins to a one-year two-way contract.|
|9/22/2011||Assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|10/06/2010||Broken wrist, sidelined indefinitely.|
|2/12/2010||Re-assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|12/02/2009||Re-assigned to Wheeling (ECHL).|
|11/16/2009||Re-assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|10/12/2009||Re-assigned to Wheeling (ECHL).|
|9/16/2009||Assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|10/27/2008||Signed by the Pittsburgh Penguins to a three-year entry level contract.|
|9/19/2008||Returned to his junior team (Saint John-QMJHL).|
|9/11/2007||Returned to his junior team (Saint John-QMJHL).|
|7/04/2016||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Boston Bruins.|
|7/02/2015||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Arizona Coyotes.|
|3/05/2014||Ottawa Senators traded Andre Petersson to the Anaheim Ducks for Alex Grant.|
|6/24/2013||Anaheim Ducks traded Harry Zolnierczyk to the Pittsburgh Penguins for Alex Grant.|
|6/23/2007||Drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round (118th overall) in 2007.|
| 07/04/2016 8:32 PM
NewsGrant signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Bruins on Monday, Kevin Chambers of Station Nation reports.
| 04/11/2016 9:10 PM
NewsGrant was sent to AHL Springfield on Monday.
| 03/28/2016 5:57 PM
NewsGrant was recalled by the Coyotes on Monday.
| 07/02/2015 7:49 PM
NewsGrant signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Coyotes on Thursday.
Ducks send Alex Grant to Ottawa | 03/05/2014 6:09 PM
NewsThe Anaheim Ducks have traded Alex Grant to the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Andre Petersson.
ImpactGrant has seven goals and 27 points in 52 AHL games. The 25-year-old defenseman was originally taken in the fourth round of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft by the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Anaheim sends Alex Grant back to minors | 12/12/2013 2:19 PM
NewsAlex Grant has been returned to the minors.
ImpactHe has two goals in two games with the Ducks this year to go with a plus-3 rating and 12:10 of average ice time.
Alex Grant has two goals in two NHL games | 12/12/2013 8:50 AM
NewsAlex Grant has now scored in each of his first two NHL games.
Orange County Register
ImpactGrant had to wait roughly a week-and-a-half between NHL contests. To make his feat more impressive, his second goal also came on his second career NHL shot. He also has six goals and 12 points in 19 AHL games this season.
Defenseman Alex Grant scores in NHL debut | 12/01/2013 5:49 AM
NewsDefenseman Alex Grant scored his first goal in his NHL debut Saturday.
Orange County Register
ImpactThe 24-year-old was originally drafted in the fourth round of the 2007 Draft by Pittsburgh and was dealt in the off-season to Anaheim. The offensive defenseman had six goals and 12 points in 19 AHL games this season. "It's an unbelievable feeling," Grant said. "It's just totally different being here compared to the minors. Just everything to do with it. It's why people work so hard to get here. Because it's such an honor to be here. You can't take any day for granted. Because there's always other guys trying to get up here too." Congratulations to Grant on his debut and goal.
Anaheim promotes Alex Grant | 11/29/2013 4:58 PM
NewsAlex Grant has been called up by the Anaheim Ducks.
ImpactGrant of course isn't playing in the Ducks' game against Calgary on Friday, which is in progress at the time of writing. He has six goals and 12 points in 19 AHL games this season.
Alex Grant inks 1-year deal with Ducks | 07/10/2013 2:46 PM
NewsAlex Grant signed a one-year deal with the Ducks.
Jesse Spector on Twitter
ImpactNo word yet on the contract's value. Grant has yet to play in the NHL, as the 24-year-old defenseman had 20 points and 73 penalty minutes in the AHL last season.
Ducks get minor-leaguer Alex Grant from Pens | 06/24/2013 2:51 PM
NewsAlex Grant has been shipped from Pittsburgh to Anaheim for forward Harry Zolnierczyk.
ImpactGrant is yet to play in an NHL game in his career and he has spent the past four seasons playing with minor-league teams in the AHL and ECHL. He had 20 points and 73 penalty minutes in 46 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton this past year.
|4/09/2016||Ari||SJ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|3/28/2016||Ari||Cgy||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|Goals||0||5 times-last:at Nas||last:Apr 7|
|Assists||0||5 times-last:at Nas||last:Apr 7|
|Points||0||5 times-last:at Nas||last:Apr 7|
|Penalty Minutes||5||at Dal||Mar 31|
|Plus/Minus||1||at Nas||Apr 7|
|Power Play Goals||0||5 times-last:at Nas||last:Apr 7|
|Power Play Points||0||5 times-last:at Nas||last:Apr 7|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||5 times-last:at Nas||last:Apr 7|
|Shorthanded Points||0||5 times-last:at Nas||last:Apr 7|
|Shots||2||at Dal||Mar 31|
|Penalty Minutes||7||2015-16 (Ari)|
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