Jimmy Carson

Position: C ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-1 (185 cm)

Born: July 20, 1968 in Southfield, Michigan
Draft: Los Angeles, 1st round (2nd overall), 1986 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Verdun Junior Canadiens


Elo Fan Ratings

Fine Details ▪ Last updated Jul 5, 2015 5:25 AM

NHL Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Assists Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1986-87 18 LAK NHL 80 37 42 79 -5 22 19 18 0 2 25 17 0 215 17.2 Calder-3
1987-88 19 LAK NHL 80 55 52 107 -19 45 33 22 0 7 26 26 0 264 20.8 AS-6,AS-9,Byng-5
1988-89 20 EDM NHL 80 49 51 100 3 36 30 19 0 5 35 16 0 240 20.4 Byng-4
1989-90 21 TOT NHL 48 21 18 39 -8 8 10 11 0 1 11 7 0 138 15.2
1989-90 21 EDM NHL 4 1 2 3 -2 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 11 9.1
1989-90 21 DET NHL 44 20 16 36 -6 8 10 10 0 1 10 6 0 127 15.7
1990-91 22 DET NHL 64 21 25 46 3 28 15 5 1 4 17 8 0 175 12.0
1991-92 23 DET NHL 80 34 35 69 17 30 23 11 0 3 24 11 0 150 22.7
1992-93 24 TOT NHL 86 37 36 73 -2 32 20 17 0 5 20 16 0 189 19.6 Byng-12
1992-93 24 DET NHL 52 25 26 51 0 18 12 13 0 4 13 13 0 108 23.1 Byng-12
1992-93 24 LAK NHL 34 12 10 22 -2 14 8 4 0 1 7 3 0 81 14.8 Byng-12
1993-94 25 TOT NHL 59 11 17 28 -15 24 8 3 0 1 11 6 0 129 8.5
1993-94 25 LAK NHL 25 4 7 11 -2 2 3 1 0 0 6 1 0 47 8.5
1993-94 25 VAN NHL 34 7 10 17 -13 22 5 2 0 1 5 5 0 82 8.5
1994-95 26 HAR NHL 38 9 10 19 5 29 5 4 0 3 8 2 0 58 15.5
1995-96 27 HAR NHL 11 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 11.1
4 yrs DET NHL 240 100 102 202 14 84 60 39 1 12 64 38 0 560 17.9
4 yrs LAK NHL 219 108 111 219 -28 83 63 45 0 10 64 47 0 607 17.8
2 yrs HAR NHL 49 10 10 20 6 29 6 4 0 3 8 2 0 67 14.9
2 yrs EDM NHL 84 50 53 103 1 36 30 20 0 5 36 17 0 251 19.9
1 yr VAN NHL 34 7 10 17 -13 22 5 2 0 1 5 5 0 82 8.5
Career NHL 626 275 286 561 -20 254 164 110 1 31 177 109 0 1567 17.5

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1986-87 18 LAK NHL 80 31 0.46 0.53 0.99 0.39 0.28 2.69 31 36 67 27 105 48 64 2 -5 5.4 0.8 6.2 Calder-3
1987-88 19 LAK NHL 80 44 0.69 0.65 1.34 0.55 0.56 3.30 46 43 89 37 141 68 94 2 -19 8.9 0.5 9.4 AS-6,AS-9,Byng-5
1988-89 20 EDM NHL 80 40 0.61 0.64 1.25 0.50 0.45 3.00 41 42 83 34 128 49 77 1 3 7.6 1.0 8.6 Byng-4
1989-90 21 TOT NHL 48 17 0.44 0.38 0.81 0.34 0.17 2.88 18 15 33 14 59 27 40 0 -8 2.6 0.3 2.9
1989-90 21 EDM NHL 4 1 0.25 0.50 0.75 0.27 0.00 2.75 1 2 3 1 4 3 3 0 -2 0.1 0.0 0.1
1989-90 21 DET NHL 44 15 0.45 0.36 0.82 0.35 0.18 2.89 17 13 30 13 55 24 37 0 -6 2.5 0.3 2.8
1990-91 22 DET NHL 64 18 0.33 0.39 0.72 0.28 0.44 2.73 19 22 41 16 67 21 44 1 3 2.8 0.8 3.6
1991-92 23 DET NHL 80 28 0.43 0.44 0.86 0.36 0.38 1.88 30 31 61 25 93 26 50 0 17 5.1 1.2 6.3
1992-93 24 TOT NHL 86 29 0.43 0.42 0.85 0.34 0.37 2.20 30 29 59 24 105 49 58 0 -2 4.8 0.8 5.6 Byng-12
1992-93 24 DET NHL 52 20 0.48 0.50 0.98 0.39 0.35 2.08 20 21 41 17 72 40 32 0 0 3.6 0.5 4.1 Byng-12
1992-93 24 LAK NHL 34 9 0.35 0.29 0.65 0.27 0.41 2.38 10 8 18 8 33 9 26 0 -2 1.2 0.2 1.4 Byng-12
1993-94 25 TOT NHL 59 11 0.19 0.29 0.47 0.18 0.41 2.19 10 15 25 10 43 13 46 1 -15 1.0 0.3 1.3
1993-94 25 LAK NHL 25 4 0.16 0.28 0.44 0.16 0.08 1.88 4 6 10 4 16 2 16 0 -2 0.3 0.2 0.5
1993-94 25 VAN NHL 34 7 0.21 0.29 0.50 0.19 0.65 2.41 6 9 15 6 27 11 30 1 -13 0.7 0.0 0.8
1994-95 26 HAR NHL 38 8 0.24 0.26 0.50 0.20 0.76 1.53 15 17 32 13 27 8 14 0 5 1.1 0.7 1.8
1995-96 27 HAR NHL 11 1 0.09 0.00 0.09 0.05 0.00 0.82 1 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 -0.3 0.2 -0.1
4 yrs DET NHL 240 82 0.42 0.43 0.84 0.34 0.35 2.33 86 87 173 71 287 111 163 1 14 14.0 2.8 16.8
4 yrs LAK NHL 219 89 0.49 0.51 1.00 0.40 0.38 2.77 91 93 184 75 295 127 200 4 -28 15.8 1.8 17.6
2 yrs HAR NHL 49 8 0.20 0.20 0.41 0.17 0.59 1.37 16 17 33 13 29 8 15 0 6 0.8 0.9 1.7
2 yrs EDM NHL 84 41 0.60 0.63 1.23 0.49 0.43 2.99 42 44 86 35 132 52 80 1 1 7.7 1.0 8.8
1 yr VAN NHL 34 7 0.21 0.29 0.50 0.19 0.65 2.41 6 9 15 6 27 11 30 1 -13 0.7 0.0 0.8
Career NHL 626 227 0.44 0.46 0.90 0.36 0.41 2.50 241 250 491 200 770 309 488 7 -20 39.1 6.5 45.6

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1986-87 18 LAK NHL 5 1 2 3 -6 6 1 0 0 0 11 9.1
1987-88 19 LAK NHL 5 5 3 8 -2 4 4 1 0 0 16 31.3
1988-89 20 EDM NHL 7 2 1 3 0 6 1 1 0 1 15 13.3
1990-91 22 DET NHL 7 2 1 3 -2 4 2 0 0 1 6 33.3
1991-92 23 DET NHL 11 2 3 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 20 10.0
1992-93 24 LAK NHL 18 5 4 9 1 2 3 2 0 0 30 16.7
1993-94 25 VAN NHL 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Career NHL 55 17 15 32 -8 22 13 4 0 2 100 17.0

Other Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1983-84 15 Detroit Compuware MNHL 65 85 74 159
1984-85 16 Verdun Jr. Canadiens QMJHL 68 44 72 116 16 28 14 2 6
1985-86 17 Verdun Jr. Canadiens QMJHL 69 70 83 153 51 43 27 0 7
1985-86 17 United States WJC-A 7 4 1 5 0
1986-87 18 United States WEC-A 10 2 3 5 4
1995-96 27 Lausanne HC Swiss 13 3 4 7 14
1996-97 28 Detroit Vipers IHL 18 7 16 23 4
1997-98 29 Detroit Vipers IHL 49 10 28 38 7 34 4 6 0 3 110 9.1
Career 2 Seasons IHL 67 17 44 61 7 38 4 6 0 3 110 9.1
Career 1 Season MNHL 65 85 74 159
Career 2 Seasons QMJHL 137 114 155 269 67 71 41 2 13
Career 1 Season Swiss 13 3 4 7 14
Career 1 Season WEC-A 10 2 3 5 4
Career 1 Season WJC-A 7 4 1 5 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1984-85 16 Verdun Jr. Canadiens QMJHL 14 9 17 26 2 6 3 0 1
1984-85 16 Verdun Jr. Canadiens M-Cup 3 0 1 1 4
1985-86 17 Verdun Jr. Canadiens QMJHL 5 2 6 8 0 2 0 0 0
1996-97 28 Detroit Vipers IHL 13 4 6 10 12
1997-98 29 Detroit Vipers IHL 9 3 4 7 6 1 2 0 0
Career 2 Seasons IHL 22 7 10 17 18 1 2 0 0
Career 1 Season M-Cup 3 0 1 1 4
Career 2 Seasons QMJHL 19 11 23 34 2 8 3 0 1

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 10 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Jimmy Carson 9.4 8.6 6.3 6.2 5.6 3.6 2.9 1.8 1.3 -0.1
Andy McDonald 91.5 10.2 8.9 6.5 6.1 4.4 4.3 2.7 2.0 1.9 -0.1
Kristian Huselius 88.7 9.4 7.8 6.6 5.6 5.1 4.6 4.5 2.8 2.1 -0.1
Elmer Lach 88.6 7.8 7.5 5.6 4.8 4.2 4.0 3.5 3.5 1.5 0.1
Michael Ryder 88.6 8.9 8.1 7.4 6.0 5.9 4.4 4.2 3.7 3.7 3.0
Mike Cammalleri 88.5 9.8 9.1 6.5 5.4 4.8 4.7 4.5 3.1 2.0 0.6
Eric Daze 88.5 9.7 7.2 6.0 5.7 5.3 4.1 3.9 3.8 0.8 0.2
Cory Stillman 88.3 9.7 7.5 6.9 5.8 5.7 5.1 2.5 1.9 1.5 -0.1
Frank Nighbor 88.3 5.2 4.7 3.7 3.7 3.3 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.5 1.0
Ken Randall 87.7 6.4 4.4 3.8 3.5 3.3 2.9 2.5 2.0 1.0 0.1
Martin Straka 87.7 9.3 9.0 6.2 5.7 4.3 2.5 2.3 1.2 0.9 0.3
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Jimmy Carson 9.4 8.6 6.3 6.2 5.6 3.6 2.9 1.8 1.3 -0.1
Andy McDonald 90.4 10.2 8.9 6.5 6.1 4.4 4.3 3.1 2.7 2.1 2.0 1.9 -0.1
Kristian Huselius 88.7 9.4 7.8 6.6 5.6 5.1 4.6 4.5 2.8 2.1 -0.1
Michael Ryder 88.6 8.9 8.1 7.4 6.0 5.9 4.4 4.2 3.7 3.7 3.0 1.8
Mike Cammalleri 88.5 9.8 9.1 6.5 6.0 5.5 5.4 4.8 4.7 4.5 3.1 2.0 0.6
Eric Daze 88.4 9.7 7.2 6.0 5.7 5.3 4.1 3.9 3.8 0.8 0.2 -0.1
Ken Randall 87.7 6.4 4.4 3.8 3.5 3.3 2.9 2.5 2.0 1.0 0.1
Bryan Hextall 87.5 6.0 5.8 5.6 4.6 4.2 3.1 3.0 2.8 1.5 0.0 0.0
Derek Roy 86.7 9.5 7.9 7.1 6.8 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.4 2.7 2.6 1.6
Harry Oliver 86.1 9.6 6.2 5.5 5.0 3.2 3.0 2.9 2.7 0.7 0.7 -0.3
Kent Nilsson 86.1 10.9 8.9 8.2 7.0 5.3 4.7 3.8 3.7 -0.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

August 9, 1988: Traded to Edmonton by Los Angeles with Martin Gelinas, Los Angeles' 1st round choices in 1989 (later traded to New Jersey - New Jersey selected Jason Miller), 1991 (Martin Rucinsky) and 1993 (Nick Stajduhar) Entry Drafts and cash for Wayne Gretzky, Mike Krushelnyski and Marty McSorley, August 9, 1988.

November 2, 1989: Traded to Detroit by Edmonton with Kevin McClelland and Edmonton's 5th round choice (later traded to Montreal - Montreal selected Brad Layzell) in 1991 Entry Draft for Petr Klima, Joe Murphy, Adam Graves and Jeff Sharples, November 2, 1989.

January 29, 1993: Traded to Los Angeles by Detroit with Marc Potvin and Gary Shuchuk for Paul Coffey, Sylvain Couturier and Jim Hiller, January 29, 1993.

January 8, 1994: Traded to Vancouver by Los Angeles for Dixon Ward, January 8, 1994.

July 15, 1994: Signed as a free agent by Hartford, July 15, 1994.

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