Christopher Higgins
Christopher Higgins
Left Wing
Number: 21
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 205
Shoots: Left
Born: 2 Jun 1983
Birthplace: Smithtown, NY, United States
Drafted: MTL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (14th overall)
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 2008-09: Tied for second on the team with two shorthanded goals and sixth with 151 shots ... Led the Canadiens in goals (five) and shots (40) during the month of November ... Tallied his first career hat trick on Nov. 11 vs. ottawa ... Recorded a season-high, four-game scoring streak from Nov. 1 at Long island to Nov. 11 against Ottawa, registering six points (four goals and two assists) over the span ... Tied for the team lead in playoff goals (two), and tied for third in playoff points (two) in four post-season contests.

2007-2008: Established career-highs in games played (82), goals (27) assists (25), points (52), power play goals (12), game-winning goals (five), and shots (241) ...  Led Montreal in shots, tied for second on the team in power play goals and game-winning goals and ranked third in goals ... Led Montreal with 241 shots ... Was one of three Montreal players to skate in all 82 regular season games ... Surpassed the 20-goal mark for the third consecutive season.