Calgary Flames
Raitis Ivanans
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POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 231
BIRTHDATE: 03/01/1979
BIRTHPLACE: Riga, LVA
DRAFTED: undrafted
Signed as a free agent by Montreal, July 16, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, July 13, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, July 2, 2010. Missed remainder of 2010-11 and majority of 2011-12 due to head injury vs. Edmonton, October 11, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Riga (KHL), May 22, 2012.
2010-11 HIGHLIGHTS:

Made his Flames debut on Oct.7 in Edmonton ... injured in a fight on Oct.7 and is currently injured

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

2009-10: Led the Kings with 136 penalty minutes in 61 regular season games, good enough for top 20 in NHL penalty minute leaders … was tied for 19th in the NHL with 14 major penalties … tied a career high for penalty minutes in a single game with 17 on Dec. 15 @ EDM … Helped the Kings reach the playoffs for the first time since the 2001-02 season … played in his first career NHL playoff game for the Kings Apr. 15 @ VAN

2008-09:
Led the Kings with a career high 145 penalty minutes, which was tied for 21st most in the NHL...Third straight season he's led the Kings in penalty minutes ... appeared in his 200th game as a King March. 13 at Vancouver ... activated from injured reserve March. 12 after missing five games...placed on injured reserve with upper body injury on March. 1 ... appeared in his 200th NHL game Feb. 21 vs. PHX ... scored game-winning goal Dec. 27 @ PHX ... scored first goal of the season Dec. 23 @ CLB (first career game-winning goal) ... recorded five hits Nov. 8 vs. STL …

2007-08: Led the Kings with 134 penalty minutes, which was 24th most in NHL … set career high with six goals and tied career high with eight points … scored a goal in two straight games (April. 1 @ SJ and April. 3 vs. SJ) ... scored four of his six goals against the Pacific Division (two each against PHX and SJ) … agreed to terms on two-year contract extension Jan. 29 ... recorded a career-high 17 penalty minutes Jan. 1 vs. CHI …

2006-07: Led Kings and ranked eighth in NHL with 140 penalty minutes … led Kings and tied for ninth in the league with 14 major penalties… recorded 12 penalty minutes Feb. 17 vs. ANA… scored his first career goal in the NHL and as a King Oct. 12 vs. DAL … made his Kings debut Oct. 6 at Anaheim …

2005-06: Made his NHL debut with MTL Oct. 8 vs. TOR… logged his first NHL fighting major penalty (vs. Zdeno Chara) Oct. 11 @ OTT … racked up 120 penalty minutes in 43 regular season games for Montreal’s AHL affiliate at Hamilton …

2004-05: Recorded seven points (2-5=7) and 259 penalty minutes (second on his team) in 75 regular season games with Hamilton... his 259 penalty minutes tied for the 22nd highest penalty minute
total in the AHL that season …

2003-04:
Won a Calder Cup as a member of the 2004 AHL Champion Milwaukee Admirals (Nashville’s AHL affiliate) after logging 17 penalty minutes and one assist in seven postseason games … also recorded eight points (1-7=8) and 166 penalty minutes in 54 regular season games …

2002-03: Led Rockford (UHL) with 208 penalty minutes in 50 regular season games… also had four goals and six points (4 G, 2 A) with Rockford… skated in 17 regular season games with Milwaukee and totaled 38 penalty minutes…Also recorded 15 penalty minutes in one postseason game with Milwaukee…

2001-02: His season included stops in both Toledo and Baton Rouge of the ECHL…Combined to record 239 penalty minutes in 56 regular season games with the two clubs…Also had six goals and 13 points (6 G, 7 A) in the 56 games …

2000-01: Made his AHL debut with Hershey, appearing in two regular season games…Received his opportunity with the Bears after posting 270 penalty minutes and 14 points (4 G, 10 A) in 66 regular season games with New Haven (UHL)…Closed the season by skating in eight postseason games with New Haven …

1999-00: Registered more than 100 penalty minutes for the first time in his pro career, totaling 10 points (3 G, 7 A) and 146 penalty minutes in 59 regular season games with Pensacola (ECHL)

1998-99: Played for two CHL teams: Macon and Tulsa…Had nine points (2 G, 7 A) and 39 penalty minutes in 32 regular season games with Tulsa …

1997-98: Made his North American professional debut with Flint (UHL)…Appeared in 18 regular
season games as an 18-year-old