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Andrew Ference

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Position: D ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 5-11 (180 cm)
Weight: 184 lbs. (83 kg)

Born: March 17, 1979 in Edmonton, Alberta
Draft: Pittsburgh, 8th round (208th overall), 1997 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Portland Winter Hawks
Current salary: $3,750,000
Current cap hit: $3,250,000



NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
1999-00 20 PIT NHL 30 2 4 6 3 20 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 26 7.7 490 16:19
2000-01 21 PIT NHL 36 4 11 15 6 28 3 1 0 1 8 2 1 47 8.5 679 18:51
2001-02 22 PIT NHL 75 4 7 11 -12 73 3 1 0 0 7 0 0 82 4.9 1392 18:34
2002-03 23 TOT NHL 38 1 7 8 -15 42 0 1 0 0 5 2 0 39 2.6 712 18:45
2002-03 23 PIT NHL 22 1 3 4 -16 36 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 22 4.5 430 19:33
2002-03 23 CGY NHL 16 0 4 4 1 6 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 17 0.0 282 17:38
2003-04 24 CGY NHL 72 4 12 16 5 53 3 1 0 0 8 4 0 86 4.7 1344 18:40
2005-06 26 CGY NHL 82 4 27 31 -12 85 2 2 0 0 10 17 0 111 3.6 1652 20:08
2006-07 27 TOT NHL 80 3 12 15 5 97 2 1 0 0 6 4 2 80 3.8 1580 19:45
2006-07 27 CGY NHL 54 2 10 12 7 66 1 1 0 0 4 4 2 51 3.9 998 18:29
2006-07 27 BOS NHL 26 1 2 3 -2 31 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 29 3.4 581 22:22
2007-08 28 BOS NHL 59 1 14 15 -14 50 1 0 0 0 9 4 1 71 1.4 178 1312 22:15 1 0 100.0 79 65 10 29
2008-09 29 BOS NHL 47 1 15 16 7 40 0 1 0 0 9 6 0 72 1.4 148 1012 21:32 0 0 60 72 14 15
2009-10 30 BOS NHL 51 0 8 8 -7 16 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 60 0.0 146 1005 19:42 0 0 58 66 4 18
2010-11 31 BOS NHL 70 3 12 15 22 60 3 0 0 0 10 1 1 78 3.8 179 1259 17:59 0 0 74 82 4 28
2011-12 32 BOS NHL 72 6 18 24 9 46 6 0 0 1 15 2 1 107 5.6 231 1360 18:53 1 0 100.0 68 81 7 38
2012-13 33 BOS NHL 48 4 9 13 9 35 4 0 0 0 8 0 1 66 6.1 160 936 19:29 0 0 89 60 5 31
2013-14 34 EDM NHL 71 3 15 18 -18 63 3 0 0 1 13 2 0 77 3.9 148 1495 21:04 2 1 66.7 135 108 13 55 Clancy-1
2014-15 35 EDM NHL 70 3 11 14 -17 39 3 0 0 0 10 0 1 58 5.2 165 1321 18:53 0 2 0.0 156 86 12 38
7 yrs BOS NHL 373 16 78 94 24 278 15 1 0 1 61 13 4 483 3.3 1071 7465 20:01 2 0 100.0 428 426 44 159
4 yrs CGY NHL 224 10 53 63 1 210 6 4 0 0 24 27 2 265 3.8 4275 19:05
4 yrs PIT NHL 163 11 25 36 -19 157 8 3 0 2 22 2 1 177 6.2 2991 18:21
2 yrs EDM NHL 141 6 26 32 -35 102 6 0 0 1 23 2 1 135 4.4 313 2817 19:59 2 3 40.0 291 194 25 93
Career NHL 901 43 182 225 -29 747 35 8 0 4 130 44 8 1060 4.1 1826 17547 19:29 4 3 57.1 719 620 69 252

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 28 Boston Bruins NHL 59 1016.7 871 921 48.6 -5.0 666 710 48.4 -3.0 6.4 91.2 97.6 49.7 50.3
2008-09 29 Boston Bruins NHL 47 783.7 717 727 49.7 -1.2 545 537 50.4 -0.2 7.5 94.1 101.6 48.4 51.6
2009-10 30 Boston Bruins NHL 51 859.7 774 745 51.0 -3.2 573 563 50.4 -4.4 6.2 91.8 98.1 47.4 52.6
2010-11 31 Boston Bruins NHL 70 1099.2 1030 1055 49.4 -3.0 762 794 49.0 -2.4 9.4 93.7 103.0 50.8 49.2
2011-12 32 Boston Bruins NHL 72 1165.4 1046 1113 48.4 -8.9 758 855 47.0 -9.9 9.8 92.6 102.4 51.9 48.1
2012-13 33 Boston Bruins NHL 48 810.8 812 732 52.6 -4.5 575 538 51.7 -5.1 8.7 92.7 101.4 51.1 48.9
2013-14 34 Edmonton Oilers NHL 71 1254.5 1022 1355 43.0 -6.9 748 1034 42.0 -7.8 8.5 91.4 100.0 45.6 54.4
2014-15 35 Edmonton Oilers NHL 70 1175.3 992 1192 45.4 -4.2 722 925 43.8 -5.6 8.5 91.3 99.8 42.1 57.9
6 yrs NHL 59 5735.4 5250 5293 49.8 -4.5 3879 3997 49.3 -4.4 8.1 92.7 100.8 50.1 49.9
2 yrs NHL 71 2429.8 2014 2547 44.2 -5.6 1470 1959 42.9 -6.7 8.5 91.4 99.9 44.0 56.0
Career NHL 70 8165.2 7264 7840 48.1 -4.5 5349 5956 47.3 -4.9 8.2 92.3 100.5 48.2 51.8

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
1999-00 20 PIT NHL 30 2 0.07 0.13 0.20 0.07 0.67 0.87 2 4 6 2 25 1 24 3 3 0.3 1.1 1.4
2000-01 21 PIT NHL 36 5 0.11 0.31 0.42 0.14 0.78 1.31 4 12 16 5 38 4 39 11 6 1.2 1.2 2.4
2001-02 22 PIT NHL 75 4 0.05 0.09 0.15 0.05 0.97 1.09 5 8 13 5 52 5 72 13 -12 0.2 2.1 2.2
2002-03 23 TOT NHL 38 2 0.03 0.18 0.21 0.06 1.11 1.03 1 7 8 2 27 9 38 5 -15 0.2 0.6 0.8
2002-03 23 PIT NHL 22 1 0.05 0.14 0.18 0.06 1.64 1.00 1 3 4 1 12 2 28 2 -16 0.1 -0.2 -0.1
2002-03 23 CGY NHL 16 1 0.00 0.25 0.25 0.07 0.38 1.06 0 4 4 1 15 7 10 3 1 0.1 0.7 0.9
2003-04 24 CGY NHL 72 5 0.06 0.17 0.22 0.08 0.74 1.19 5 14 19 7 55 15 40 5 5 0.7 3.8 4.5
2005-06 26 CGY NHL 82 10 0.05 0.33 0.38 0.12 1.04 1.35 4 26 30 9 66 29 79 30 -12 1.5 3.9 5.4
2006-07 27 TOT NHL 80 5 0.04 0.15 0.19 0.06 1.21 1.00 3 12 15 5 55 10 62 22 5 0.0 3.4 3.5
2006-07 27 CGY NHL 54 4 0.04 0.19 0.22 0.07 1.22 0.94 2 10 12 4 41 10 38 14 7 0.3 2.3 2.5
2006-07 27 BOS NHL 26 1 0.04 0.08 0.12 0.04 1.19 1.12 1 2 3 1 14 0 24 8 -2 -0.3 1.2 0.9
2007-08 28 BOS NHL 59 4 0.02 0.24 0.25 0.07 0.85 1.20 1 15 16 5 41 8 74 27 -14 0.2 1.5 1.8
2008-09 29 BOS NHL 47 5 0.02 0.32 0.34 0.10 0.85 1.53 1 15 16 5 45 13 36 11 7 0.6 2.4 3.0
2009-10 30 BOS NHL 51 2 0.00 0.16 0.16 0.04 0.31 1.18 0 8 8 2 31 2 44 8 -7 -0.3 2.2 1.9
2010-11 31 BOS NHL 70 5 0.04 0.17 0.21 0.07 0.86 1.11 3 13 16 5 62 3 51 14 22 0.5 3.8 4.3
2011-12 32 BOS NHL 72 8 0.08 0.25 0.33 0.11 0.64 1.49 7 20 27 9 61 5 57 10 9 1.9 2.9 4.7
2012-13 33 BOS NHL 48 5 0.08 0.19 0.27 0.10 0.73 1.38 8 17 25 9 38 0 36 7 9 0.8 2.7 3.5
2013-14 34 EDM NHL 71 6 0.04 0.21 0.25 0.08 0.89 1.08 3 16 19 6 49 3 92 28 -18 0.5 1.9 2.4 Clancy-1
2014-15 35 EDM NHL 70 5 0.04 0.16 0.20 0.07 0.56 0.83 3 12 15 5 43 1 71 12 -17 0.3 1.6 1.9
7 yrs BOS NHL 373 30 0.04 0.21 0.25 0.08 0.75 1.29 21 90 111 36 292 31 322 85 24 3.4 16.7 20.1
4 yrs CGY NHL 224 20 0.04 0.24 0.28 0.09 0.94 1.18 11 54 65 21 177 61 167 52 1 2.7 10.7 13.4
4 yrs PIT NHL 163 13 0.07 0.15 0.22 0.08 0.96 1.09 12 27 39 14 127 12 163 29 -19 1.7 4.2 5.9
2 yrs EDM NHL 141 10 0.04 0.18 0.23 0.07 0.72 0.96 6 28 34 11 92 4 163 40 -35 0.8 3.5 4.3
Career NHL 901 72 0.05 0.20 0.25 0.08 0.83 1.18 50 199 249 82 688 108 815 206 -29 8.5 35.2 43.7

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
2000-01 21 PIT NHL 18 3 7 10 0 16 2 1 0 1 32 9.4 396 22:02
2003-04 24 CGY NHL 26 0 3 3 5 25 0 0 0 0 37 0.0 630 24:13
2005-06 26 CGY NHL 7 0 4 4 3 12 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 162 23:09
2007-08 28 BOS NHL 7 0 4 4 1 6 0 0 0 0 10 0.0 24 152 21:39 0 0 9 10 0 4
2008-09 29 BOS NHL 3 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 7 47 15:30 0 0 3 2 0 0
2009-10 30 BOS NHL 13 0 1 1 -9 18 0 0 0 0 12 0.0 24 195 14:58 0 0 14 8 2 7
2010-11 31 BOS NHL SC 25 4 6 10 10 37 3 1 0 1 38 10.5 87 515 20:37 0 0 30 38 4 10
2011-12 32 BOS NHL 7 1 3 4 -2 0 1 0 0 0 18 5.6 29 151 21:34 0 0 15 10 0 3
2012-13 33 BOS NHL 14 0 2 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 19 0.0 44 343 24:31 0 0 29 18 1 4
Career NHL 1 120 8 30 38 11 122 6 2 0 2 176 4.5 291 2590 21:35 0 0 100 86 7 28

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 28 Boston Bruins NHL 7 109.2 112 100 52.8 -0.1 80 78 50.6 1.0 9.1 91.8 100.9 44.8 55.2
2008-09 29 Boston Bruins NHL 3 39.2 29 36 44.6 -5.4 22 27 44.9 -10.3 6.7 100.0 106.7 59.1 40.9
2009-10 30 Boston Bruins NHL 13 184.5 149 182 45.0 -10.2 108 136 44.3 -11.4 6.9 86.7 93.6 44.7 55.3
2010-11 31 Boston Bruins NHL 25 433.1 402 447 47.3 -5.5 281 325 46.4 -5.7 9.8 95.0 104.8 50.6 49.4
2011-12 32 Boston Bruins NHL 7 136.9 125 116 51.9 -10.8 94 86 52.2 -8.2 4.2 93.0 97.1 56.4 43.6
2012-13 33 Boston Bruins NHL 14 308.5 191 203 48.5 -6.7 138 148 48.3 -7.4 5.9 96.2 102.1 49.6 50.4
Career NHL 7 1211.4 1008 1084 48.2 -6.5 723 800 47.5 -6.8 7.7 93.4 101.0 50.2 49.8

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1994-95 15 Sherwood Park Mets AMHL 31 4 14 18 74
1994-95 15 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
1995-96 16 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 72 9 31 40 159
1996-97 17 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 72 12 32 44 28 149 4 5 3 1
1997-98 18 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 72 11 57 68 75 142 5 5 1 3
1998-99 19 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 40 11 21 32 -13 104 4 6 1 2
1998-99 19 Kansas City Blades IHL 5 1 2 3 -5 4 1 0 0 0 13 7.7
1998-99 19 Canada WJC-A 7 1 2 3 6
1999-00 20 Wilkes-Barre Scranton Pens AHL 44 8 20 28 -7 58 6 2 0 2 121 6.6
2000-01 21 Wilkes-Barre Scranton Pens AHL 43 6 18 24 4 95 3 3 0 0 103 5.8
2002-03 23 Wilkes-Barre Scranton Pens AHL 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
2004-05 25 HC Ceske Budejovice CzRep-2 19 5 6 11 45
2012-13 33 HC Mountfield Ceske Budejovice CzRep 21 2 5 7 24
Career 3 Seasons AHL 88 14 38 52 -2 155 9 5 0 2 225 6.2
Career 1 Season AMHL 31 4 14 18 74
Career 1 Season CzRep 21 2 5 7 24
Career 1 Season CzRep-2 19 5 6 11 45
Career 1 Season IHL 5 1 2 3 -5 4 1 0 0 0 13 7.7
Career 5 Seasons WHL 258 43 141 184 90 558 13 16 5 6
Career 1 Season WJC-A 7 1 2 3 6

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1995-96 16 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 7 1 3 4 12 1 0 0 0
1996-97 17 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 6 1 2 3 12 1 0 0 0
1997-98 18 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 16 2 18 20 15 28 1 1 0 1
1997-98 18 Portland Winter Hawks M-Cup 4 0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0
1998-99 19 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 4 1 4 5 -4 10 1 0 0 0
1998-99 19 Kansas City Blades IHL 3 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
2000-01 21 Wilkes-Barre Scranton Pens AHL 3 1 0 1 12 1 0 0 0
2004-05 25 HC Ceske Budejovice CzRep-2 12 2 7 9 10
Career 1 Season AHL 3 1 0 1 12 1 0 0 0
Career 1 Season CzRep-2 12 2 7 9 10
Career 1 Season IHL 3 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season M-Cup 4 0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0
Career 4 Seasons WHL 33 5 27 32 11 62 4 1 0 1

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 15 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Andrew Ference 5.4 4.7 4.5 4.3 3.5 3.5 3.0 2.4 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.4 0.8
Normand Rochefort 93.2 5.7 4.6 4.6 4.2 3.5 2.8 2.6 2.3 1.9 1.9 0.8 0.2
Rhett Warrener 92.7 5.5 5.3 5.0 4.5 3.4 3.0 2.5 2.4 2.1 1.6 0.7 0.7
Kevin Haller 92.1 5.3 5.0 3.9 3.7 3.3 3.0 2.6 2.4 1.9 1.9 1.8 0.1
Larry Cahan 92.0 5.3 4.3 4.0 3.4 3.3 2.6 2.3 2.3 1.8 1.0 0.9 0.7
Darius Kasparaitis 90.8 4.9 4.7 4.5 3.7 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.5 2.0 1.9 1.3 -0.3
Rostislav Klesla 90.1 5.7 4.7 4.6 4.1 3.3 2.9 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.6 1.0 0.5
Cory Cross 89.7 4.9 4.6 4.1 3.8 3.0 3.0 2.4 1.9 1.8 1.6 1.6 0.0
Wayne Hillman 89.1 5.0 4.7 4.4 3.7 3.6 3.2 3.2 3.1 2.3 1.5 1.2 1.1
Jack Evans 88.5 4.7 4.5 3.8 3.4 3.1 2.6 2.6 2.0 1.7 1.4 0.1 0.1
Frantisek Musil 88.4 5.4 5.0 4.5 4.2 3.8 3.3 3.1 2.8 2.6 2.0 1.6 1.0
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Andrew Ference 5.4 4.7 4.5 4.3 3.5 3.5 3.0 2.4 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.4 0.8
Normand Rochefort 92.9 5.7 4.6 4.6 4.2 3.5 2.8 2.6 2.3 1.9 1.9 0.8 0.2 0.2
Rhett Warrener 92.7 5.5 5.3 5.0 4.5 3.4 3.0 2.5 2.4 2.1 1.6 0.7 0.7
Kevin Haller 92.0 5.3 5.0 3.9 3.7 3.3 3.0 2.6 2.4 1.9 1.9 1.8 0.1 -0.1
Larry Cahan 91.3 5.3 4.3 4.0 3.4 3.3 2.6 2.3 2.3 1.8 1.4 1.0 0.9 0.7
Hap Day 90.2 4.1 3.6 3.4 3.2 2.8 2.3 2.0 1.8 1.5 1.1 0.8 0.7 -0.3 -0.4
Rostislav Klesla 90.1 5.7 4.7 4.6 4.1 3.3 2.9 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.6 1.0 0.7 0.5
Cory Cross 89.7 4.9 4.6 4.1 3.8 3.0 3.0 2.4 1.9 1.8 1.6 1.6 0.0
Wayne Hillman 89.1 5.0 4.7 4.4 3.7 3.6 3.2 3.2 3.1 2.3 1.5 1.2 1.1
Darius Kasparaitis 88.8 4.9 4.7 4.5 3.7 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.0 1.9 1.3 1.0 -0.3
Mike Lalor 88.0 5.6 4.1 3.4 3.4 3.2 2.9 2.2 2.0 1.8 1.7 0.7 0.4

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

February 9, 2003: Traded to Calgary by Pittsburgh for Calgary's 3rd round choice (Brian Gifford) in 2004 Entry Draft, February 9, 2003.

March 20, 2003: Missed majority of 2002-03 due to groin (November 18, 2002 vs. Montreal) and ankle (March 20, 2003 vs. Los Angeles) injuries.

December 1, 2004: Signed as a free agent by Ceske Budejovice (CzRep-2), December 1, 2004.

February 10, 2007: Traded to Boston by Calgary with Chuck Kobasew for Brad Stuart, Wayne Primeau and Washington's 4th round choice (previously acquired, Calgary selected T.J. Brodie) in 2008 Entry Draft, February 10, 2007.

September 19, 2012: Signed as a free agent by Ceske Budejovice (CzRep), September 19, 2012.

July 5, 2013: Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, July 5, 2013.

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