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Adrian Aucoin
Adrian Aucoin
Defenceman
(oh-KOYN)
Number: 33
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 215
Shoots: Right
Born: 3 Jul 1973
Birthplace: Ottawa, ON, Canada
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Acquired: From Chicago along with a 7th round pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft in exchange for defenseman Andrei Zyuzin and Steve Marr DRAFTED: VAN - 5th round, 117th overall, in the 1992 Entry Draft
Drafted: VAN / 1992 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 5th (117th overall)
• Played in NHL All-Star Game (2004). Missed majority of 1997-98 season recovering from ankle (October 4, 1997 vs. Anaheim) and groin (November 1, 1997 vs. Pittsburgh) injuries. Traded to Tampa Bay by Vancouver with Vancouver's 2nd round choice (Alexander Polushin) in 2001 Entry Draft for Dan Cloutier, February 7, 2001. Traded to NY Islanders by Tampa Bay with Alexander Kharitonov for Mathieu Biron and NY Islanders' 2nd round choice (later traded to Washington later traded to Vancouver Vancouver selected Denis Grot) in 2002 Entry Draft, June 22, 2001. Signed as a free agent by MODO (Sweden), December 21, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, August 2, 2005.

2007-08 HIGHLIGHTS
Finished 2nd amongst Flames defencemen in goals (10), assists (25) and points (35) … finished 3rd on the Flames in +/- (+13) and 5th in power play goals (5) … finished 26th amongst NHL defencemen in takeaways (35) … finished T-29th amongst NHL defencemen in shooting percentage (8.3%) … registered his first point as a Flame, and had his first multi-point game with a pair of assists on Oct. 13 CGY 7 @ NSH 4 ... played in his 700th career NHL game on Oct. 16 CGY 4 @ COL 5 SOL ... scored his first goal as a Calgary Flame on Oct. 20 EDM 1 @ CGY 4 ... scored Calgary's only goal against his former team on Nov. 18 CGY 1 @ VAN 4 ... scored the game winning goal on Nov. 24 CGY 5 @ COL 2 ... DNP (injury) on Nov. 29 ANA 4 @ CGY 1 ... missed four games with a groin injury, returned Jan. 15 ... scored the lone goal against another of his former teams on Feb. 7 CHI 3 @ CGY 1 … recorded his 200th career assist on Feb. 20 CGY 3 @ DAL 2… registered his 300th career point on Mar. 25 VAN 2 @ CGY 3 … PLAYOFFS: played in all seven playoff games recording three assists, four minutes in penalties and was a team high +3.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
2006-07 played in his 10th NHL season … as the Chicago Blackhawks captain, he played in 59 games,
registering four goals and 12 assists for 16 points and 50 penalty minutes … had an assist in the season
opener in an 8-6 win over Nashville on Oct.5 … recorded his first assist of the season, in the 8-6 season
opening win over Nashville on Oct. 5 … Collected 3 game winning goals (12/7, 2/7, 2/25), two of which
were power play tallies … was plus-2 in a 3-0 win over Vancouver on Feb. 7… missed 21 games due
to groin injury and 1 due to the birth of his son … appeared in 59 games, tallying 16 points (4 goals, 12
assists) … scored a goal vs. Columbus on Oct.7 … had 5 shots at Vancouver on Nov.19 … scored the
game winning goal, a power play tally, in a 2-1 win vs. Colorado on Dec.17 … returned to the lineup on
Feb.3 at San Jose after missing the previous 8 games with a pulled groin … scored the game winner and
was a +2 in a 3-0 win at Vancouver on Feb.7 … scored the game winner, a power play tally, in a 5-1 win vs.
St. Louis on Feb.25 2005-06 - appeared in only 33 games for the Blackhawks due to injuries … missed 6
games with a mild groin strain, 12 games with a pulled groin and 31 games with a dislocated shoulder …
was named the 32nd captain in team history on Oct. 4 … tallied 6 points (1 goal, 5 assists) in his 1st season with the Blackhawks … Recorded his 1st point as a Blackhawk with an assist Oct. 18 at Vancouver … scored his 1st Blackhawk goal on the power play at Detroit on Nov. 1 … 2004-05 - appeared in 14 games for MoDo (Sweden) tallying 2 goals and 4 assists for 6 points ... PLAYOFFS: played in 6 playoff games recording 1 goal and 16 penalty minutes … 2003-04 - registered a career high 44 points with 13 goals and a career high 31 assists … finished 5th in voting for the Norris Trophy … appeared in the 2004 NHL All-Star Game and scored a goal … T-3rd among NHL blue liners and ranked 7th overall with a team-best plus-29 rating … 3rd in the NHL in total time on ice (2,157:05) … 4th in the NHL in TOI/game (26:37) … named NHL Defensive Player of the Week for the week of Nov. 3 … PLAYOFFS: appeared in 5 playoff games and registered 6 PIM … 2002-03 - notched 35 points with 8 goals and a 27 assists in 73 games ... 2nd in NHL in Time on TOI (29:00) ... logged 40:51 TOI on Oct. 12, breaking his own NHL record ... scored the overtime game-winner Oct. 15 vs. Nashville … PLAYOFFS: appeared in 5 playoff games tallying 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists) … 2001-02 - Skated in 81 games for the NY Islanders registering 34 points (12 goals, 22 assists) and 62 penalty minutes … PLAYOFFS: Scored 7 points (2 goals, 5 assists) in 7 playoff games for the Islanders … led NHL skaters in total TOI, (37:25) and ranked 2nd in TOI/game (28:53) … posted a team and career-best plus-23 rating … logged 40:32 of ice time at Toronto March 19 … 2000-01 - split the season with Vancouver and Tampa Bay registering 28 points (4 goals, 24 assists) in 73 games ... 2nd on Tampa Bay in TOI (19:59) … tied a franchise record for assists in a game (4) and in a period (3) on Feb. 3 at NY Islanders … 1999-00 - skated in 57 games netting 10 goals and 14 assists for 24 points … won the hardest shot at the Canucks' skills competition … missed 20 games with a finger injury … 1998-99 - appeared in 82 games scoring 34 points (23 goals, 11 assists) and gaining 71 penalty minutes … his 18 power-play goals tied Denis Potvin's all-time single season NHL record for most power-play goals by a defenceman (1975-76) … named top Canucks’ defenceman … won Canucks' Unsung Hero award … broke team record and led the NHL in goals by a defenceman … 1997-98 - appeared in 35 games tallying 6 points (3 goals, 3 assists) … 1995-96 - Registered 18 points (4 goals, 14 assists) in 49 games … appeared in 29 games for Syracuse of the AHL and earned 18 points (5 goals, 13 assists) … PLAYOFFS: skated in 6 playoff games and received 2 penalty minutes … 1996-97 - in 71 games for Vancouver registered 21 points (5 goals, 16 assists) and 63 penalty minutes … 1994-95 - scored a goal in his 1st and only regular season NHL game for Vancouver … In 71 games for Syracuse of the AHL, notched 13 goals and 18 assists for 31 points …PLAYOFFS: appeared in 4 playoff games for Vancouver and registered 1 goal.

INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

1994 – Appeared in four games during the 1994 Winter Olympics … 1992-94 - Played for the Canadian National Team from 1992-1994.