Trevor Linden

Position: RW ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-4 (193 cm) ▪ Weight: 220 lbs. (100 kg)

Born: April 11, 1970 in Medicine Hat, Alberta
Draft: Vancouver, 1st round (2nd overall), 1988 NHL Entry

Other SR Links: Olympics at Sports-Reference.com, Olympics at Hockey-Reference.com


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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Apr 27, 2015 11:25 PM

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
1988-89 18 VAN NHL 80 30 29 59 -10 41 19 10 1 2 21 8 0 186 16.1 Calder-2
1989-90 19 VAN NHL 73 21 30 51 -17 43 13 6 2 3 19 11 0 171 12.3
1990-91 20 VAN NHL 80 33 37 70 -25 65 15 16 2 4 23 14 0 229 14.4
1991-92 21 VAN NHL 80 31 44 75 3 101 24 6 1 6 21 20 3 201 15.4 AS-4,Hart-9
1992-93 22 VAN NHL 84 33 39 72 19 64 25 8 0 3 32 7 0 209 15.8
1993-94 23 VAN NHL 84 32 29 61 6 73 20 10 2 3 19 10 0 234 13.7
1994-95 24 VAN NHL 48 18 22 40 -5 40 9 9 0 1 8 14 0 129 14.0
1995-96 25 VAN NHL 82 33 47 80 6 42 20 12 1 2 26 18 3 202 16.3 Selke-5
1996-97 26 VAN NHL 49 9 31 40 5 27 5 2 2 2 24 6 1 84 10.7 Clancy-1
1997-98 27 TOT NHL 67 17 21 38 -14 82 10 5 2 2 10 9 2 133 12.8
1997-98 27 VAN NHL 42 7 14 21 -13 49 5 2 0 1 7 6 1 74 9.5
1997-98 27 NYI NHL 25 10 7 17 -1 33 5 3 2 1 3 3 1 59 16.9
1998-99 28 NYI NHL 82 18 29 47 -14 32 9 8 1 1 15 12 2 167 10.8 1762 21:29
1999-00 29 MTL NHL 50 13 17 30 -3 34 9 4 0 3 12 5 0 87 14.9 892 17:51
2000-01 30 TOT NHL 69 15 22 37 0 60 9 6 0 3 14 8 0 126 11.9 1402 20:19
2000-01 30 MTL NHL 57 12 21 33 -2 52 6 6 0 3 13 8 0 96 12.5 1185 20:47
2000-01 30 WSH NHL 12 3 1 4 2 8 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 30 10.0 217 18:03
2001-02 31 TOT NHL 80 13 24 37 -5 71 10 3 0 2 18 6 0 141 9.2 1498 18:43
2001-02 31 WSH NHL 16 1 2 3 -2 6 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 19 5.3 258 16:06
2001-02 31 VAN NHL 64 12 22 34 -3 65 10 2 0 2 17 5 0 122 9.8 1240 19:23
2002-03 32 VAN NHL 71 19 22 41 -1 30 14 4 1 1 13 8 1 116 16.4 1126 15:52 Byng-34
2003-04 33 VAN NHL 82 14 22 36 -6 26 10 4 0 1 17 5 0 97 14.4 1336 16:17 Selke-55
2005-06 35 VAN NHL 82 7 9 16 3 15 5 1 1 0 8 0 1 55 12.7 929 11:20
2006-07 36 VAN NHL 80 12 13 25 -6 34 7 5 0 1 11 2 0 92 13.0 987 12:20 Byng-45
2007-08 37 VAN NHL 59 7 5 12 0 15 5 0 2 1 5 0 0 45 15.6 667 11:19
16 yrs VAN NHL 1140 318 415 733 -44 730 206 97 15 33 271 134 10 2246 14.2 6286 14:21
2 yrs MTL NHL 107 25 38 63 -5 86 15 10 0 6 25 13 0 183 13.7 2077 19:25
2 yrs NYI NHL 107 28 36 64 -15 65 14 11 3 2 18 15 3 226 12.4 1762 21:29
2 yrs WSH NHL 28 4 3 7 0 14 3 1 0 0 2 1 0 49 8.2 474 16:56
Career NHL 1382 375 492 867 -64 895 238 119 18 41 316 163 13 2704 13.9 10599 16:11

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
1988-89 18 VAN NHL 80 24 0.38 0.36 0.74 0.30 0.51 2.33 25 24 49 20 99 41 74 6 -10 3.4 1.1 4.5 Calder-2
1989-90 19 VAN NHL 73 20 0.29 0.41 0.70 0.27 0.59 2.34 18 25 43 17 83 34 85 19 -17 2.6 0.7 3.2
1990-91 20 VAN NHL 80 28 0.41 0.46 0.88 0.36 0.81 2.86 30 33 63 25 103 47 109 28 -25 5.2 0.5 5.7
1991-92 21 VAN NHL 80 29 0.39 0.55 0.94 0.36 1.26 2.51 28 39 67 26 109 47 74 15 3 5.2 1.1 6.3 AS-4,Hart-9
1992-93 22 VAN NHL 84 29 0.39 0.46 0.86 0.34 0.76 2.49 27 31 58 23 112 33 93 33 19 4.8 1.2 5.9
1993-94 23 VAN NHL 84 26 0.38 0.35 0.73 0.30 0.87 2.79 29 26 55 23 114 52 86 30 6 4.7 1.3 6.0
1994-95 24 VAN NHL 48 16 0.38 0.46 0.83 0.33 0.83 2.69 31 38 69 27 58 31 39 7 -5 3.5 0.4 3.9
1995-96 25 VAN NHL 82 31 0.40 0.57 0.98 0.38 0.51 2.46 32 45 77 30 125 48 99 28 6 6.6 1.0 7.6 Selke-5
1996-97 26 VAN NHL 49 13 0.18 0.63 0.82 0.27 0.55 1.71 9 32 41 14 62 14 57 14 5 2.6 0.7 3.3 Clancy-1
1997-98 27 TOT NHL 67 15 0.25 0.31 0.57 0.23 1.22 1.99 19 24 43 17 74 29 84 25 -14 3.3 0.2 3.6
1997-98 27 VAN NHL 42 8 0.17 0.33 0.50 0.19 1.17 1.76 8 16 24 9 40 15 57 19 -13 1.4 -0.1 1.3
1997-98 27 NYI NHL 25 8 0.40 0.28 0.68 0.30 1.32 2.36 11 8 19 8 34 14 27 6 -1 1.9 0.3 2.3
1998-99 28 NYI NHL 82 18 0.22 0.35 0.57 0.22 0.39 2.04 21 33 54 20 72 28 88 30 -14 2.2 1.5 3.7
1999-00 29 MTL NHL 50 12 0.26 0.34 0.60 0.23 0.68 1.74 14 18 32 13 42 14 38 7 -3 2.0 1.2 3.2
2000-01 30 TOT NHL 69 14 0.22 0.32 0.54 0.20 0.87 1.83 16 23 39 15 66 28 68 30 0 1.4 1.8 3.2
2000-01 30 MTL NHL 57 12 0.21 0.37 0.58 0.21 0.91 1.68 13 22 35 13 56 25 59 26 -2 1.3 1.5 2.8
2000-01 30 WSH NHL 12 2 0.25 0.08 0.33 0.16 0.67 2.50 3 1 4 2 10 3 9 4 2 0.1 0.3 0.4
2001-02 31 TOT NHL 80 13 0.16 0.30 0.46 0.17 0.89 1.76 15 27 42 16 58 19 68 24 -5 1.2 1.2 2.4
2001-02 31 WSH NHL 16 1 0.06 0.13 0.19 0.07 0.38 1.19 1 2 3 1 8 5 9 4 -2 -0.3 0.2 -0.1
2001-02 31 VAN NHL 64 12 0.19 0.34 0.53 0.19 1.02 1.91 14 25 39 14 50 14 59 20 -3 1.5 1.0 2.5
2002-03 32 VAN NHL 71 16 0.27 0.31 0.58 0.23 0.42 1.63 22 24 46 19 54 15 60 20 -1 3.3 1.0 4.3 Byng-34
2003-04 33 VAN NHL 82 13 0.17 0.27 0.44 0.16 0.32 1.18 16 25 41 16 55 18 70 27 -6 1.8 1.0 2.9 Selke-55
2005-06 35 VAN NHL 82 6 0.09 0.11 0.20 0.07 0.18 0.67 7 9 16 6 26 2 54 33 3 -0.5 1.2 0.7
2006-07 36 VAN NHL 80 10 0.15 0.16 0.31 0.12 0.43 1.15 13 13 26 11 47 25 39 11 -6 0.9 1.1 2.0 Byng-45
2007-08 37 VAN NHL 59 5 0.12 0.08 0.20 0.09 0.25 0.76 8 5 13 6 18 0 23 5 0 0.2 0.8 1.0
16 yrs VAN NHL 1140 286 0.28 0.36 0.64 0.25 0.64 1.97 317 410 727 285 1155 436 1078 315 -44 47.1 14.0 61.1
2 yrs MTL NHL 107 24 0.23 0.36 0.59 0.22 0.80 1.71 27 40 67 26 98 39 97 33 -5 3.4 2.6 6.0
2 yrs NYI NHL 107 26 0.26 0.34 0.60 0.24 0.61 2.11 32 41 73 29 106 42 115 36 -15 4.1 1.9 5.9
2 yrs WSH NHL 28 3 0.14 0.11 0.25 0.10 0.50 1.75 4 3 7 3 18 8 18 8 0 -0.2 0.5 0.3
Career NHL 1382 339 0.27 0.36 0.63 0.25 0.65 1.96 380 494 874 342 1377 525 1308 392 -64 54.3 19.0 73.3

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1988-89 18 VAN NHL 7 3 4 7 -1 8 0 2 1 0 11 27.3
1990-91 20 VAN NHL 6 0 7 7 3 2 0 0 0 0 12 0.0
1991-92 21 VAN NHL 13 4 8 12 5 6 2 2 0 1 37 10.8
1992-93 22 VAN NHL 12 5 8 13 4 16 3 2 0 1 22 22.7
1993-94 23 VAN NHL 24 12 13 25 3 18 6 5 1 1 67 17.9
1994-95 24 VAN NHL 11 2 6 8 -1 12 1 1 0 0 19 10.5
1995-96 25 VAN NHL 6 4 4 8 -1 6 2 2 0 0 14 28.6
2000-01 30 WSH NHL 6 0 4 4 -3 14 0 0 0 0 17 0.0 136 22:41
2001-02 31 VAN NHL 6 1 4 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 10 10.0 118 19:36
2002-03 32 VAN NHL 14 1 2 3 -4 10 0 0 1 0 20 5.0 247 17:38
2003-04 33 VAN NHL 7 0 0 0 -3 6 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 129 18:29
2006-07 36 VAN NHL 12 2 5 7 4 6 1 1 0 2 19 10.5 207 17:15
Career NHL 124 34 65 99 7 104 16 15 3 5 252 13.5 837 18:36

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1994-04-28 VAN VAN 3-2 CGY 1 16:43

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
1985-86 15 Medicine Hat Tigers AMHL 40 14 22 36 14
1985-86 15 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 5 2 0 2 0
1986-87 16 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 72 14 22 36 59
1987-88 17 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 67 46 64 110 76
1987-88 17 Canada WJC-A 7 1 0 1 0
1990-91 20 Canada WEC-A 10 1 4 5 4
1996-97 26 Canada W-Cup 8 1 1 2 0
1997-98 27 Canada Olympics 6 1 0 1 10
1997-98 27 Canada WC-A 6 1 4 5 4
Career 1 Season AMHL 40 14 22 36 14
Career 1 Season Olympics 6 1 0 1 10
Career 1 Season W-Cup 8 1 1 2 0
Career 1 Season WC-A 6 1 4 5 4
Career 1 Season WEC-A 10 1 4 5 4
Career 3 Seasons WHL 144 62 86 148 135
Career 1 Season WJC-A 7 1 0 1 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
1986-87 16 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 20 5 4 9 17
1986-87 16 Medicine Hat Tigers M-Cup 5 2 1 3 6
1987-88 17 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 16 13 12 25 19
1987-88 17 Medicine Hat Tigers M-Cup 5 3 4 7 0
Career 2 Seasons M-Cup 10 5 5 10 6
Career 2 Seasons WHL 36 18 16 34 36
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 1998 CAN 1 0 2 10 7 1
Car 1 0 2 10 7 1

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 19 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Trevor Linden 7.6 6.3 6.0 5.9 5.7 4.5 4.3 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.3 3.2 3.2 3.2 2.9 2.4 2.0 1.0 0.7
Claude Lemieux 91.7 7.6 6.8 6.4 5.7 5.3 4.9 4.5 4.2 4.1 3.8 3.4 3.2 2.4 2.3 1.2 0.7 0.1 0.0 -0.1
Scott Mellanby 90.5 6.9 6.4 5.9 5.8 5.1 4.9 4.2 3.5 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.9 2.0 1.8 1.4 1.3 0.5 -0.1
Jamie Langenbrunner 89.5 8.5 6.8 6.5 6.2 5.9 4.9 4.6 4.6 4.0 3.1 3.1 2.6 2.4 2.1 2.0 0.2 0.1 0.0
Butch Goring 89.3 7.8 7.0 6.9 6.4 6.0 5.9 5.6 5.4 4.3 3.7 2.8 2.7 2.4 1.6 0.9 0.4
Ray Ferraro 89.0 7.8 7.7 6.7 5.6 5.5 4.9 4.2 4.1 4.1 3.9 3.5 3.3 3.3 2.9 2.4 1.8 1.7 0.7
Bobby Holik 88.8 8.6 7.6 6.7 6.6 6.2 5.0 4.8 3.5 3.4 3.2 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.3 1.8 1.6 0.1
Steve Thomas 88.2 8.3 7.5 7.3 6.9 6.4 6.0 5.9 5.5 4.3 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.2 2.7 2.7 2.2 1.8 1.7 -0.5
Cliff Ronning 88.0 6.8 6.6 6.4 6.2 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.4 4.9 4.8 4.6 4.2 3.5 3.0 1.7 1.6 0.8
Neal Broten 87.7 7.6 7.4 6.4 6.4 5.7 4.6 4.4 4.0 3.8 2.8 2.5 1.7 1.7 1.4 1.4 1.2 0.2
Scott Young 87.7 9.8 6.2 5.8 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.6 4.3 4.0 3.9 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.5 2.4 0.9 -0.3
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 18 19 20 21
Trevor Linden 7.6 6.3 6.0 5.9 5.7 4.5 4.3 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.3 3.2 3.2 3.2 2.9 2.4 2.0 1.0 0.7
Claude Lemieux 92.0 7.6 6.8 6.4 5.7 5.3 4.9 4.5 4.2 4.1 3.8 3.4 3.2 2.4 2.3 1.2 0.8 0.7 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.3
Scott Mellanby 91.6 6.9 6.4 5.9 5.8 5.1 4.9 4.2 3.5 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.0 1.8 1.4 1.3 0.5 -0.1
Jamie Langenbrunner 89.5 8.5 6.8 6.5 6.2 5.9 4.9 4.6 4.6 4.0 3.1 3.1 2.6 2.4 2.1 2.0 0.2 0.1 0.0
Butch Goring 89.3 7.8 7.0 6.9 6.4 6.0 5.9 5.6 5.4 4.3 3.7 2.8 2.7 2.4 1.6 0.9 0.4
Ray Ferraro 89.0 7.8 7.7 6.7 5.6 5.5 4.9 4.2 4.1 4.1 3.9 3.5 3.3 3.3 2.9 2.4 1.8 1.7 0.7
Bobby Holik 88.8 8.6 7.6 6.7 6.6 6.2 5.0 4.8 3.5 3.4 3.2 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.3 1.8 1.6 0.1
Cliff Ronning 88.0 6.8 6.6 6.4 6.2 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.4 4.9 4.8 4.6 4.2 3.5 3.0 1.7 1.6 0.8
Steve Thomas 87.9 8.3 7.5 7.3 6.9 6.4 6.0 5.9 5.5 4.3 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.2 2.9 2.7 2.7 2.2 1.8 1.7 -0.5
Neal Broten 87.7 7.6 7.4 6.4 6.4 5.7 4.6 4.4 4.0 3.8 2.8 2.5 1.7 1.7 1.4 1.4 1.2 0.2
Scott Young 87.7 9.8 6.2 5.8 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.6 4.3 4.0 3.9 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.5 2.4 0.9 -0.3

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

February 6, 1998: Traded to NY Islanders by Vancouver for Todd Bertuzzi, Bryan McCabe and NY Islanders' 3rd round choice (Jarkko Ruutu) in 1998 Entry Draft, February 6, 1998.

May 29, 1999: Traded to Montreal by NY Islanders for Montreal's 1st round choice (Branislav Mezei) in 1999 Entry Draft, May 29, 1999.

March 13, 2001: Traded to Washington by Montreal with Dainius Zubrus and New Jersey's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Tampa Bay - Tampa Bay selected Andreas Holmqvist ) in 2001 Entry Draft for Richard Zednik, Jan Bulis and Washington's 1st round choice (Alexander Perezhogin) in 2001 Entry Draft, March 13, 2001.

November 10, 2001: Traded to Vancouver by Washington with NY Islanders' 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Vancouver selected Denis Grot) in 2002 Entry Draft for Vancouver's 1st round choice (Boyd Gordon) in 2002 Entry Draft and Vancouver's 3rd round choice (later traded to Edmonton - Edmonton selected Zack Stortini) in 2003 Entry Draft, November 10, 2001.

June 11, 2008: Officially announced his retirement, June 11, 2008.

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