Steve Staios
Steve Staios
Number: 27
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 200
Shoots: Right
Born: 28 Jul 1973
Birthplace: Hamilton, ON, Canada
Drafted: STL / 1991 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (27th overall)

Made his season debut on Oct.14 ... played his 900th career game on Oct.19 ... had his first point of the season (assist) on Nov.12 ... scored his first goal of the season (game tying goal) on Nov.26 ... injured on Dec.5 and has missed 24 games ... taken off IR on Feb.1, and played his first game back on Feb.3 - played as a forward ... scored a short-handed goal on Feb.16 ... was a team high +3 on Mar.1 ... scored the game tying goal with 1:55 remaining against his former team (EDM) on Mar.26


2009-10: Collected his first point (assist) on the season on Nov. 8 @ COL ... had 2 assists and was a +3 with 5 blocked shots on Nov. 10 @ OTT... had an assist (6th in last 7 games) on Nov. 21 vs. CHI ... led the team with 4 blocked shots on Dec. 7 @ FLA ... traded to the Calgary Flames on March. 3 for Aaron Johnson and Calgary’s 3rd round pick in 2010 or 2011 –it is the first ever trade between the Oilers and the Flames ... played his first game for the Flames on March. 5 ... picked up his first point as a Flame and his 200th career point on Mar.7 @ MIN ... first goal of the season and first as a Flame on Mar.21 @ MIN

2008-09: Finished the season scoring 14 points (2G, 12A) in 80 games…also collected 92 PIM with a -5 plus/minus…is currently 10th in career scoring among Oiler defenceman…lead Oilers & was 20th in the NHL with 157 blocked shots…had game-high 5 blocked shots at CGY(Oct. 17)…scored 1st goal of season & had 3 blocked shots at Vancouver (Oct. 25)…registered 600th career Oilers PIM at NAS (Oct. 30)…registered 1100th NHL PIM at STL (Nov. 29)…scored two assists vs PHX (Jan. 18) for his 1st multiple-point game of season & scored a goal at COL (Jan. 16)…played his 800th NHL game at MIN (Jan. 15)… played his 500th career Oilers game vs NSH (Feb. 1)…led Oilers in TOI vs CBJ (Feb. 26) with 25:07 & had 4 hits…led Oilers in TOI with 28:19 & had 5 blocked shots & 3 hits at TOR (Mar. 7)…scored 100th career Oilers assist on Andrew Cogliano's goal at MTL (Mar. 10), assisted on Patrick O'Sullivan's 1st career Oilers goal vs ATL (Mar. 12)

2007-08: Scored 7-9-16 with 121 PIM and was -14 in 82 GP…scored points in 15 of 82 GP and was plus or even in 47 of 82 GP…named Oilers Unsung Hero for 2nd time in career…was one of four alternate captains, wearing the "A" for road games…one of five Oilers to play all 82 games, it was the 3rd time in his career & 3rd time since 2003-04 that he has played all 82 games…led the Oilers & was 4th in NHL in blocked shots with 187…2nd on Oilers in PIM with 121…finished the season with 125 career points as an Oiler and is 10th in career scoring among Edmonton defencemen… had season-high 15 PIM vs NAS (Mar. 4) to surpass 100 PIM mark for 4th time in career…scored two assists at ATL (Jan. 20) for lone multiple-point game…netted PPG vs CGY (Feb. 4)…had season-high seven blocked shots vs CGY (Jan. 13)…played 700th career NHL game vs CHI (Nov. 24) & 400th career Oilers game vs PIT (Dec.  5)….registered 1,000th career NHL PIM with a roughing minor vs DAL (Dec. 18) & his 500th career Oilers PIM vs CBJ (Nov. 26)…member of silver medal winning Team Canada at 2008 IIHF World Championships

2006-07: Scored 2-15-17 with 97 PIM and was -5 in 58 GP…2nd on Oilers with 140 blocked shots, 4th in PIM & 9th in hits (59)…missed 24 games, 4th most on the Oilers, due to injury or illness…saw his consecutive games played streak ended at 224 (Jan. 11, 2003 to Nov. 21, 2006) when he missed the Nov. 24 game vs CHI due to a knee injury…had five game-winning assists…scored PPA at COL (Nov. 13) for his 100th career Oilers point….scored first goal of season vs DET (Oct. 21) for his 150th career NHL …registered 900th career NHL PIM at DET (Nov. 8)

2005-06: Scored 8-20-28 with 84 PIM and was +10 in 82 GP…led Oilers in plus/minus at +10 & was 3rd in PIM (84)…2nd on Oilers & 13th in NHL with 164 blocked shots…put together a five-game scoring streak (1-5-6; Oct. 25-Nov. 3) to equal his career-high…scored 100th career NHL assist vs ANA (Feb. 6)…played in his 600th career NHL game at SJ (Mar. 9)…appeared in all 24 playoff games, scoring 1-5-6 with 28 PIM…5th on Oilers in TOI at 21:31…7th in NHL in blocked shots with 55…played career-high 40:00 in Game 3 of CSF vs SJ (May 10)…scored first career playoff point with an assist in Game 2 of CQF at DET (Apr. 23)…scored PPG in Game 3 of CF vs ANA (May 23) for first career playoff goal…made Stanley Cup Final debut, scoring 0-2-2 with 8 PIM in 7 games vs Carolina in SCF

2004-05: Scored 2-1-3 with 12 PIM in 7 games with Lulea HF of the Swedish Elitserien

2003-04: Scored 6-22-28 with 86 PIM and was +17 in 82 GP to establish single season career highs for games, assists & points…won October segment of Molson Cup…1st among Oilers defencemen in scoring & 9th on the team…5th on Oilers in assists, 4th in plus/minus & 4th in PIM… scored his 100th career NHL point with a goal vs MTL (Nov. 22)

2002-03: Scored 5- 21-26 with 96 PIM and was +13 in 76 GP…Oilers nominee for Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy…named Oilers outstanding Defenceman…1st on the Oilers & 2nd in the NHL in shorthanded scoring with 3-3-6…was 7th in SHG and 4th in SHA

2001-02: 1st season with the Oilers, scored 5-5-10 with 108 PIM & was +10 in 73 GP…5th on the Oilers in plus/minus (+10) and 3rd in PIM (108)…named the Oilers Unsung Hero…4th on the Oilers in blocked shots (66), 6th in time on ice (18:04), 7th in hits (85) & 9th in takeaways (37)

2000-01: Scored 9-13-22 in 70 GP with Atlanta Thrashers…was 2nd in scoring among Thrashers defencemen and 1st in goals…was named Atlanta’s 2nd captain in franchise history on Oct. 5

1999-00: Played 20 games at right wing and seven on defence for Atlanta…scored three of his five points (2-1-3) during games in which he played defence…missed 26 games with groin injury from Feb. 16- April 9, 2000…set Atlanta team record with a career-high 21 penalty minutes against Tampa Bay on Nov. 17/99

1998-99: Played defence and right wing for Vancouver, finishing with 0- 2-2 & 54 PIM in 57 GP

1997-98: Scored 3-4-7 with 134 PIM in 77 GP for Vancouver…played his 100th NHL game on vs DET (Dec. 1)

1996-97: Scored a career-high 17 assists for Boston and Vancouver... scored career-high three assists vs EDM (Apr. 12)…scored 1st NHL goal vs WAS (Dec. 21)…notched 1st NHL point (assist) at SJ (Oct. 12)

1995-96: Made NHL debut with Boston at OTT (Mar. 21)

1994-95: Scored 3-13-15 in 80 GP with Peoria (IHL)

1993-94: Made pro debut with St. Louis IHL affiliate in Peoria, scoring 3-9-12 in 38 GP