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Espen Knutsen

Position: C ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 5-11 ▪ Weight: 188 lbs.

Born: January 12, 1972 in Oslo, Norway
Draft: Hartford, 10th round (204th overall), 1990 NHL Entry

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NHL Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Assists Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1997-98 26 MDA NHL 19 3 0 3 2 -10 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 21 14.3 0 0:00
2000-01 29 CBJ NHL 66 11 42 53 18 -3 30 9 2 0 0 17 25 0 62 17.7 1054 16:59
2001-02 30 CBJ NHL 77 11 31 42 14 -28 47 4 5 2 1 15 15 1 102 10.8 1559 20:15
2002-03 31 CBJ NHL 31 5 4 9 4 -15 20 2 3 0 1 3 1 0 28 17.9 519 17:44
2003-04 32 CBJ NHL 14 0 4 4 1 -5 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 11 0.0 216 15:28
4 yrs CBJ NHL 188 27 81 108 37 -51 99 15 10 2 2 37 42 2 203 13.3 3349 18:48
1 yr MDA NHL 19 3 0 3 2 -10 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 21 14.3 0
Career NHL 207 30 81 111 39 -61 105 17 11 2 2 37 42 2 224 13.4 3349 18:48

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1997-98 26 MDA NHL 19 0.16 0.00 0.16 0.09 0.32 1.11 3 0 3 2 6 4 12 0 -10 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2
2000-01 29 CBJ NHL 66 0.17 0.64 0.80 0.27 0.45 0.94 12 45 57 19 71 36 38 0 -3 3.8 1.2 5.0
2001-02 30 CBJ NHL 77 0.14 0.40 0.55 0.19 0.61 1.32 13 35 48 17 68 32 77 13 -28 1.4 1.1 2.6
2002-03 31 CBJ NHL 31 0.16 0.13 0.29 0.12 0.65 0.90 6 4 10 4 15 8 29 7 -15 0.1 0.0 0.1
2003-04 32 CBJ NHL 14 0.00 0.29 0.29 0.08 0.14 0.79 0 5 5 1 6 3 8 0 -5 -0.1 0.1 0.0
4 yrs CBJ NHL 188 0.14 0.43 0.57 0.20 0.53 1.08 31 89 120 41 160 79 152 20 -51 5.2 2.5 7.6
1 yr MDA NHL 19 0.16 0.00 0.16 0.09 0.32 1.11 3 0 3 2 6 4 12 0 -10 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2
Career NHL 207 0.14 0.39 0.54 0.19 0.51 1.08 34 89 123 43 166 83 164 20 -61 5.1 2.3 7.4

Other Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1988-89 17 Valerengen IF Oslo Jr. Nor-Jr. 36 14 7 21 0 18 14 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1988-89 17 Norway WJC-A 6 0 2 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1988-89 17 Norway EJC-A 5 8 4 12 0 10 8 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1989-90 18 Valerengen IF Oslo Norway 40 25 28 53 0 44 25 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1989-90 18 Norway WJC-A 7 2 7 9 0 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1989-90 18 Norway EJC-A 6 6 11 17 0 10 6 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1990-91 19 Valerengen IF Oslo Norway 31 30 24 54 0 42 30 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1990-91 19 Norway WJC-A 7 1 2 3 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1991-92 20 Valerengen IF Oslo Norway 30 28 26 54 0 37 28 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1992-93 21 Valerengen IF Oslo Norway 13 11 13 24 0 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1993-94 22 Valerengen IF Oslo Norway 38 32 26 58 0 20 32 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1993-94 22 Norway Olympics 7 1 3 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1993-94 22 Norway WC-A 6 3 2 5 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1994-95 23 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 30 6 14 20 0 18 6 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1994-95 23 Norway WC-A 5 2 1 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1995-96 24 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 32 10 23 33 0 50 10 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1995-96 24 Norway WC-A 5 3 0 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1996-97 25 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 39 16 33 49 0 20 16 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1996-97 25 Norway WC-A 8 0 5 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1997-98 26 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 41 4 13 17 -26 18 2 2 0 0 55 7.3 0 0:00
1998-99 27 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 39 18 24 42 0 32 18 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1998-99 27 Djurgardens IF Stockholm EuroHL 4 2 2 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1999-00 28 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 48 18 35 53 0 65 18 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2002-03 31 Norway WC-B 5 4 5 9 4 8 3 1 0 2 0 0 0:00
2003-04 32 Syracuse Crunch AHL 2 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0:00
2003-04 32 Valerengen IF Oslo Norway 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2003-04 32 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 6 2 3 5 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2004-05 33 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 15 0 8 8 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2004-05 33 Norway Oly-PQ 2 0 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 2 Seasons AHL 43 5 14 19 -27 18 2 3 0 0 55 9.1 0 0:00
Career 2 Seasons EJC-A 11 14 15 29 0 20 14 0 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season EuroHL 4 2 2 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season Nor-Jr. 36 14 7 21 0 18 14 0 0 0 0 0
Career 6 Seasons Norway 153 126 117 243 0 151 126 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season Oly-PQ 2 0 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season Olympics 7 1 3 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Career 7 Seasons Sweden 209 70 140 210 0 201 70 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 4 Seasons WC-A 24 8 8 16 0 4 8 0 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season WC-B 5 4 5 9 4 8 3 1 0 2 0 0 0:00
Career 3 Seasons WJC-A 20 3 11 14 0 16 3 0 0 0 0 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1990-91 19 Valerengen IF Oslo Norway 5 3 4 7
1991-92 20 Valerengen IF Oslo Norway 8 7 8 15
1994-95 23 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 3 0 1 1 0
1995-96 24 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 4 1 0 1 2
1996-97 25 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 4 2 4 6 6
1998-99 27 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 4 0 1 1 2
1999-00 28 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 13 5 16 21 2
2003-04 32 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 3 0 0 0 6
Career 2 Seasons Norway 13 10 12 22
Career 6 Seasons Sweden 31 8 22 30 18
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 1994 NOR 1 3 2
Car 1 3 2

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 5 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5
Espen Knutsen 5.0 2.6 0.1 0.0 -0.2
Paul Lawless 91.1 4.9 2.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.4
Alan Kerr 90.2 4.7 2.4 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3
Red Hamill 86.3 3.9 2.5 0.0 0.0 -0.1
Curtis Brown 85.7 5.2 2.5 0.4 0.3 -0.1
Viktor Stalberg 84.1 5.3 3.1 2.5 0.8
Don Luce 83.1 5.4 3.2 0.4 -0.1 -0.4
David Oliver 82.8 2.7 2.4 0.7 0.1 -0.2
Christian Bordeleau 82.6 5.1 2.0 0.2 0.0
Bob Crawford 82.3 4.8 1.9 0.6 -0.1 -0.2
Eric Fehr 82.2 5.3 2.9 0.5 0.4 -0.1
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Espen Knutsen 5.0 2.6 0.1 0.0 -0.2
Paul Lawless 85.8 4.9 2.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.4
Viktor Stalberg 84.1 5.3 3.1 2.5 0.8
Christian Bordeleau 82.6 5.1 2.0 0.2 0.0
Niclas Bergfors 81.7 4.5 3.1 0.1 0.1 -0.1
Shane Willis 79.9 4.7 1.9 0.4 -0.1 -0.1
Harry Helman 79.0 2.3 1.5 0.1
Roman Oksiuta 78.7 4.5 1.9 0.2 0.1
Roland Eriksson 76.2 4.9 4.0 0.2
Dan Labraaten 75.3 5.0 2.2 0.8 0.5
John Quilty 74.7 3.9 1.4 0.7 0.2

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

October 1, 1996: Rights traded to Anaheim by Hartford for Kevin Brown, October 1, 1996.

May 25, 2000: Traded to Columbus by Anaheim for Columbus' 4th round choice (Vladmir Korsunov) in 2001 Entry Draft, May 25, 2000.

March 13, 2003: Missed majority of 2002-03 due to groin (November 5, 2002 vs. Washington) and wrist (March 13, 2003 vs. Colorado) injuries.

December 17, 2003: Signed as a free agent by Valerenga (Norway), December 17, 2003.

December 30, 2003: Signed as a free agent by Djurgarden (Sweden), December 30, 2003.

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