Atlantic Division RANK: 5
Record: 42-30-6 NHL rank: 18

Chris Kunitz

#14 • LW
  • Status: In training camp
  • Height: 6'0
  • Weight: 195 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 13 years
  • Birthdate: Sep 26, 1979
  • Birthplace: Regina, Sask.
  • Drafted: Signed by Anaheim in 2003.
  • Acquired: Acquired as a free agent in 2017.
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 71 9 20 29 0 36 0 0 3 15:30 134 0.41
Playoffs 20 2 9 11 6 27 0 0 1 14:51 28 0.55
Scouting Report
Assets:
Is a great forechecker and hitter. When on top of his game, he complements skilled forwards very well. Provides some grit and can be a factor on special teams. Is a streaky scorer.
Flaws:
Can go into prolonged scoring slumps, and his streakiness is getting worse as he ages. Passes up too many shots. Is not very big by today's NHL standards, so he tends to wear down.
Career Potential:
Veteran complementary winger in decline.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2016-17 (Pittsburgh), 2015-16 (Pittsburgh), 2008-09 (Pittsburgh), 2006-07 (Anaheim)
NHL First All-Star Team 2012-13
CCHA Player of the Year 2002-03
NCAA West First All-American Team 2002-03
CCHA First All-Star Team 2002-03, 2001-02
CCHA All-Tournament Team 2002-03
Olympic Olympic Gold Medal 2014 (Canada)