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Chris Kunitz

\KOO-nihts\

Position: LW ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 195 lbs. (88 kg)

Born: September 26, 1979 in Regina, Saskatchewan
Amateur Teams: Ferris State
Current salary: $4,000,000
Current cap hit: $3,850,000

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated May 28, 2016 7:25 AM

Last 5 Games

Scoring Goals Assists
Rk Date Tm Opp G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% SHFT TOI HIT BLK FOwin FOloss FO%
1 2016-04-09 PIT @ PHI L 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 17 13:38 3 0 0 0
2 2016-04-07 PIT @ WSH W 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 16:38 0 0 0 0
3 2016-04-05 PIT @ OTT W 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0.0 20 17:50 0 2 0 0
4 2016-04-03 PIT PHI W 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 23 17:41 1 0 1 0 100.0
5 2016-04-02 PIT @ NYI W 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 20 16:08 2 1 0 1 0.0
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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
2003-04 24 MDA NHL 21 0 6 6 1 12 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 31 0.0 191 9:07
2005-06 26 TOT NHL 69 19 22 41 16 71 13 5 1 2 17 5 0 149 12.8 959 13:54 Calder-15
2005-06 26 ATL NHL 2 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 5:43 Calder-15
2005-06 26 MDA NHL 67 19 22 41 19 69 13 5 1 2 17 5 0 149 12.8 947 14:08 Calder-15
2006-07 27 ANA NHL 81 25 35 60 23 81 14 11 0 5 26 9 0 180 13.9 1381 17:03 Selke-57
2007-08 28 ANA NHL 82 21 29 50 8 80 13 7 1 6 22 6 1 196 10.7 315 1386 16:54 16 33 32.7 159 19 32 32
2008-09 29 TOT NHL 82 23 30 53 12 71 17 6 0 3 23 6 1 178 12.9 310 1348 16:26 13 14 48.1 207 25 21 40
2008-09 29 ANA NHL 62 16 19 35 9 55 13 3 0 2 15 3 1 139 11.5 235 1022 16:29 10 12 45.5 148 15 15 36
2008-09 29 PIT NHL 20 7 11 18 3 16 4 3 0 1 8 3 0 39 17.9 75 326 16:17 3 2 60.0 59 10 6 4
2009-10 30 PIT NHL 50 13 19 32 3 39 10 2 1 0 14 5 0 131 9.9 212 822 16:26 6 9 40.0 106 15 13 22
2010-11 31 PIT NHL 66 23 25 48 18 47 15 7 1 2 20 4 1 133 17.3 263 1206 18:17 4 4 50.0 155 14 18 22
2011-12 32 PIT NHL 82 26 35 61 16 49 20 6 0 3 23 12 0 230 11.3 398 1502 18:19 20 18 52.6 180 28 28 30 AS-20
2012-13 33 PIT NHL 48 22 30 52 30 39 13 9 0 5 23 7 0 113 19.5 196 865 18:01 4 5 44.4 104 13 13 17 AS-1,Hart-16,Selke-13
2013-14 34 PIT NHL 78 35 33 68 25 66 22 13 0 8 24 9 0 218 16.1 355 1494 19:09 3 1 75.0 157 25 24 45 AS-8
2014-15 35 PIT NHL 74 17 23 40 2 56 7 9 1 5 16 7 0 170 10.0 304 1324 17:53 7 6 53.8 211 29 31 24
2015-16 36 PIT NHL 80 17 23 40 29 41 15 2 0 1 19 4 0 150 11.3 279 1346 16:49 5 6 45.5 264 33 33 43
8 yrs PIT NHL 498 160 199 359 126 353 106 51 3 25 147 51 1 1184 13.5 2082 8885 17:50 52 51 50.5 1236 167 166 207
5 yrs MDA,ANA NHL 313 81 111 192 60 297 53 26 2 15 86 23 2 695 11.7 910 4928 15:45 26 45 36.6 307 34 47 68
1 yr ATL NHL 2 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 5:43
Career NHL 813 241 310 551 183 652 159 77 5 40 233 74 3 1879 12.8 2992 13824 17:00 78 96 44.8 1543 201 213 275

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (All) Fenwick (All) PDO (All) Zone Starts (All)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 28 ANA NHL 82 1004 730 57.9 4.0 774 603 56.2 2.4 8.3 92.1 100.4 60.4 39.6
2008-09 29 TOT NHL 82 1155 898 56.3 4.3 906 713 56.0 3.8 8.2 92.5 100.7 54.2 45.8
2008-09 29 ANA NHL 62 933 690 57.5 6.7 734 560 56.7 5.9 7.4 92.8 100.2 56.0 44.0
2008-09 29 PIT NHL 20 222 208 51.6 -3.4 172 153 52.9 -3.0 11.2 91.5 102.7 47.5 52.5
2009-10 30 PIT NHL 50 758 570 57.1 5.4 584 418 58.3 5.0 7.7 92.0 99.7 56.5 43.5
2010-11 31 PIT NHL 66 937 796 54.1 1.0 694 609 53.3 -0.8 10.0 92.7 102.7 50.5 49.5
2011-12 32 PIT NHL 82 1388 987 58.4 4.8 1042 719 59.2 4.9 9.7 90.2 99.9 62.7 37.3
2012-13 33 PIT NHL 48 742 600 55.3 8.3 558 453 55.2 7.0 13.1 94.4 107.5 48.3 51.7
2013-14 34 PIT NHL 78 1182 1083 52.2 5.0 887 792 52.8 5.0 11.2 91.8 103.0 51.5 48.5
2014-15 35 PIT NHL 74 1171 884 57.0 5.6 877 667 56.8 5.3 7.4 91.8 99.3 59.0 41.0
2015-16 36 PIT NHL 80 1122.8 1251 984 56.0 2.9 923 721 56.1 3.3 10.0 93.0 103.0 58.0 42.0
2 yrs ANA NHL 144 1937 1420 57.7 5.2 1508 1163 56.5 3.9 7.9 92.4 100.3 58.4 41.6
8 yrs PIT NHL 498 1122.8 7651 6112 55.6 4.2 5737 4532 55.9 3.9 9.8 92.2 102.0 55.6 44.4
Career NHL 724 1122.8 10743 8430 56.0 4.4 8151 6408 56.0 3.9 9.3 92.2 101.5 55.9 44.1

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 +/- E+/- OPS DPS PS Awards
2003-04 24 MDA NHL 21 2 0.00 0.29 0.29 0.08 0.57 1.48 0 7 7 2 6 0 5 0 1 0.1 0.3 0.4
2005-06 26 TOT NHL 69 16 0.28 0.32 0.59 0.23 1.03 2.16 19 21 40 16 68 20 38 6 16 3.1 1.7 4.8 Calder-15
2005-06 26 ATL NHL 2 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 Calder-15
2005-06 26 MDA NHL 67 16 0.28 0.33 0.61 0.24 1.03 2.22 19 21 40 16 68 20 35 6 19 3.2 1.8 4.9 Calder-15
2006-07 27 ANA NHL 81 22 0.31 0.43 0.74 0.28 1.00 2.22 26 35 61 24 110 49 39 1 23 4.7 2.5 7.2 Selke-57
2007-08 28 ANA NHL 82 19 0.26 0.35 0.61 0.23 0.98 2.39 23 31 54 21 80 31 45 4 8 3.7 2.1 5.8
2008-09 29 TOT NHL 82 20 0.28 0.37 0.65 0.25 0.87 2.17 24 30 54 21 79 25 46 4 12 4.0 1.9 5.9
2008-09 29 ANA NHL 62 13 0.26 0.31 0.56 0.22 0.89 2.24 17 19 36 14 50 10 34 3 9 2.3 1.4 3.8
2008-09 29 PIT NHL 20 7 0.35 0.55 0.90 0.33 0.80 1.95 7 11 18 7 29 15 12 1 3 1.7 0.4 2.1
2009-10 30 PIT NHL 50 12 0.26 0.38 0.64 0.24 0.78 2.62 14 20 34 13 44 11 31 1 3 2.5 1.0 3.5
2010-11 31 PIT NHL 66 19 0.35 0.38 0.73 0.29 0.71 2.02 25 27 52 21 81 28 38 3 18 4.4 2.2 6.5
2011-12 32 PIT NHL 82 23 0.32 0.43 0.74 0.28 0.60 2.80 29 38 67 26 117 42 60 1 16 5.5 2.1 7.6 AS-20
2012-13 33 PIT NHL 48 20 0.46 0.63 1.08 0.41 0.81 2.35 43 56 99 39 81 29 22 0 30 5.8 2.0 7.8 AS-1,Hart-16,Selke-13
2013-14 34 PIT NHL 78 27 0.45 0.42 0.87 0.35 0.85 2.79 40 36 76 32 121 50 47 0 25 7.3 2.8 10.1 AS-8
2014-15 35 PIT NHL 74 15 0.23 0.31 0.54 0.20 0.76 2.30 19 25 44 17 84 35 46 0 2 9.0 2.7 1.7 4.3
2015-16 36 PIT NHL 80 15 0.21 0.29 0.50 0.19 0.51 1.88 19 26 45 17 79 11 42 3 29 12.3 2.7 2.6 5.2
8 yrs PIT NHL 498 139 0.32 0.40 0.72 0.28 0.71 2.38 196 239 435 172 636 221 298 9 126 21.3 32.6 14.7 47.2
5 yrs MDA,ANA NHL 313 73 0.26 0.35 0.61 0.23 0.95 2.22 85 113 198 77 314 110 158 14 60 14.0 8.1 22.2
1 yr ATL NHL 2 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1
Career NHL 813 212 0.30 0.38 0.68 0.26 0.80 2.31 281 352 633 249 950 331 459 23 183 21.3 46.6 22.7 69.3

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
2005-06 26 MDA NHL 16 3 5 8 -1 8 3 0 0 0 34 8.8 200 12:30
2006-07 27 ANA NHL SC 13 1 5 6 1 19 1 0 0 0 28 3.6 231 17:47
2007-08 28 ANA NHL 6 0 2 2 -2 8 0 0 0 0 14 0.0 21 111 18:30 2 1 66.7 29 1 3 7
2008-09 29 PIT NHL SC 24 1 13 14 3 19 1 0 0 0 46 2.2 85 406 16:55 3 3 50.0 80 14 11 5
2009-10 30 PIT NHL 13 4 7 11 3 8 3 1 0 0 38 10.5 68 227 17:26 0 2 0.0 50 2 3 5
2010-11 31 PIT NHL 6 1 0 1 -1 6 1 0 0 0 13 7.7 26 104 17:23 2 0 100.0 11 1 1 1
2011-12 32 PIT NHL 6 2 4 6 -2 8 0 2 0 0 17 11.8 24 114 19:03 0 3 0.0 23 7 4 3
2012-13 33 PIT NHL 15 5 5 10 -1 6 2 3 0 1 32 15.6 58 275 18:19 1 1 50.0 42 6 6 6
2013-14 34 PIT NHL 13 3 5 8 -4 16 1 2 0 0 40 7.5 62 247 19:01 1 0 100.0 40 4 3 6
2014-15 35 PIT NHL 5 1 2 3 2 8 0 1 0 1 6 16.7 21 91 18:11 0 0 23 1 1 2
2015-16 36 PIT NHL 18 4 6 10 4 15 2 2 0 0 39 10.3 68 252 13:59 1 1 50.0 66 6 6 5
Career NHL 2 135 25 54 79 2 121 14 11 0 2 307 8.1 495 2258 16:44 10 11 47.6 364 42 38 40

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
2013-05-05 NYI PIT 5-4 NYI 1 8:44

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (All) Fenwick (All) PDO (All) Zone Starts (All)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 28 ANA NHL 6 54 74 42.2 -4.2 43 55 43.9 -1.5 6.9 89.7 96.6 56.3 43.8
2008-09 29 PIT NHL 24 312 350 47.1 -1.0 256 230 52.7 3.0 9.0 92.3 101.3 49.2 50.8
2009-10 30 PIT NHL 13 239 139 63.2 4.9 173 104 62.5 5.2 9.6 89.6 99.2 53.6 46.4
2010-11 31 PIT NHL 6 107 52 67.3 10.7 77 41 65.3 11.4 3.7 90.3 94.0 54.4 45.6
2011-12 32 PIT NHL 6 101 60 62.7 14.5 71 38 65.1 13.2 7.5 84.6 92.2 71.2 28.8
2012-13 33 PIT NHL 15 230 188 55.0 11.3 172 137 55.7 9.2 8.5 90.7 99.2 50.7 49.3
2013-14 34 PIT NHL 13 230 160 59.0 1.5 162 120 57.4 -0.6 7.8 87.8 95.5 64.9 35.1
2014-15 35 PIT NHL 5 73 61 54.5 4.9 47 54 46.5 -5.4 13.3 94.7 108.1 58.7 41.3
2015-16 36 PIT NHL 18 216.7 253 188 57.4 9.7 203 135 60.1 12.3 7.9 91.8 99.8 65.2 34.8
8 yrs PIT NHL 100 216.7 1545 1198 56.3 5.6 1161 859 57.5 6.0 8.4 90.7 99.1 57.3 42.7
Career NHL 106 216.7 1599 1272 55.7 5.1 1204 914 56.8 5.7 8.3 90.7 99.0 57.2 42.8

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
1996-97 17 Yorkton Mallers SMHL 64 38 38 76 233
1998-99 19 Melville Millionaires SJHL 63 57 32 89 222
1999-00 20 Ferris State Bulldogs CCHA 38 20 9 29 70
2000-01 21 Ferris State Bulldogs CCHA 37 16 13 29 81
2001-02 22 Ferris State Bulldogs CCHA 35 28 10 38 68
2002-03 23 Ferris State Bulldogs CCHA 42 35 44 79 56
2003-04 24 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 59 19 25 44 4 101 13 5 1 2
2004-05 25 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 54 22 17 39 13 71 10 10 2 6
2005-06 26 Portland Pirates AHL 5 0 4 4 1 12 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
2007-08 28 Canada WC-A 9 2 5 7 2 4 2 0 0 0
2013-14 34 Canada OG 6 1 0 1 2 6
Career 3 Seasons AHL 118 41 46 87 18 184 23 15 3 8 10 0.0
Career 4 Seasons CCHA 152 99 76 175 275
Career 1 Season SJHL 63 57 32 89 222
Career 1 Season SMHL 64 38 38 76 233
Career 1 Season WC-A 9 2 5 7 2 4 2 0 0 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2003-04 24 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 9 3 2 5 1 24 2 1 0 1
2004-05 25 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 12 1 7 8 1 20 1 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons AHL 21 4 9 13 2 44 3 1 0 1

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 11 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Chris Kunitz 10.1 7.8 7.6 7.2 6.5 5.9 5.8 4.8 4.3 3.5 0.4
Ebbie Goodfellow 91.5 9.0 6.1 5.8 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.1 3.8 3.2 2.8 2.3
Dickie Moore 90.7 11.0 9.7 8.0 7.1 6.3 5.0 5.0 4.5 4.0 3.8 0.6
Steve Shutt 90.3 13.4 10.4 9.7 9.4 7.8 6.5 6.1 4.7 4.5 2.7 1.7
Bernie Nicholls 89.4 14.4 8.7 8.0 7.1 6.7 6.5 6.1 5.8 4.1 3.5 3.0
Owen Nolan 89.3 10.5 7.2 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.5 5.7 5.5 5.1 3.8 0.4
Frank Mahovlich 88.6 10.4 8.4 7.8 6.3 6.1 5.8 5.4 4.9 3.9 3.4 3.3
Martin Havlat 88.1 9.6 9.5 7.8 7.1 6.4 5.8 5.0 4.7 3.0 3.0 2.4
Ray Sheppard 87.7 10.1 6.7 6.6 6.0 5.8 5.5 5.5 5.5 4.4 3.5 2.8
Pat LaFontaine 87.6 13.2 9.9 9.5 8.6 8.1 7.6 5.8 4.2 3.4 3.2 2.0
Joe Pavelski 87.6 11.5 9.7 8.1 7.2 6.4 5.8 4.8 4.2 3.4
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Chris Kunitz 10.1 7.8 7.6 7.2 6.5 5.9 5.8 4.8 4.3 3.5 0.4
Dickie Moore 90.3 11.0 9.7 8.0 7.1 6.3 5.0 5.0 4.5 4.0 3.8 0.6 0.4 0.2 -0.3
Olli Jokinen 89.9 10.8 9.8 7.9 7.6 6.7 6.1 6.0 4.8 4.5 4.0 1.4 1.1 1.1 0.4 0.2 -0.3 -0.4
Ebbie Goodfellow 89.6 9.0 6.1 5.8 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.1 3.8 3.2 2.8 2.3 1.9 1.5 0.9
Steve Shutt 89.5 13.4 10.4 9.7 9.4 7.8 6.5 6.1 4.7 4.5 2.7 2.1 1.7 0.4
Pete Mahovlich 89.5 10.6 10.6 8.4 7.5 7.1 6.3 5.3 4.6 4.5 3.5 1.7 0.8 0.0 -0.4 -0.7 -1.0
Rick MacLeish 89.1 10.7 10.5 7.6 7.5 6.7 6.2 5.6 4.7 3.7 2.1 1.4 0.1 -0.1 -0.4
Joe Pavelski 87.6 11.5 9.7 8.1 7.2 6.4 5.8 4.8 4.2 3.4
Marc Savard 87.4 9.8 9.3 8.7 7.6 6.2 5.9 5.4 4.6 3.7 3.6 2.8 0.2 -0.1
Jeff Carter 87.4 11.7 9.5 8.0 8.0 7.0 6.6 5.2 4.9 4.0 2.6
Glen Murray 87.1 11.6 10.6 8.2 7.2 7.1 5.3 5.0 4.0 2.9 2.6 2.1 1.5 1.4 0.5 -0.1 -0.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

April 1, 2003: Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, April 1, 2003.

October 4, 2005: Claimed on waivers by Atlanta from Anaheim, October 4, 2005.

October 18, 2005: Claimed on waivers by Anaheim from Atlanta, October 18, 2005.

February 26, 2009: Traded to Pittsburgh by Anaheim with Eric Tangradi for Ryan Whitney, February 26, 2009.

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