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Brad May

Position: LW ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-1 (185 cm)
Weight: 213 lbs. (97 kg)

Born: November 29, 1971 in Toronto, Ontario
Draft: Buffalo, 1st round (14th overall), 1990 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Niagara Falls Thunder

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
1991-92 20 BUF NHL 69 11 6 17 -12 309 10 1 0 3 6 0 0 82 13.4
1992-93 21 BUF NHL 82 13 13 26 3 242 13 0 0 1 12 1 0 114 11.4
1993-94 22 BUF NHL 84 18 27 45 -6 171 15 3 0 3 18 9 0 166 10.8
1994-95 23 BUF NHL 33 3 3 6 5 87 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 42 7.1
1995-96 24 BUF NHL 79 15 29 44 6 295 12 3 0 4 24 5 0 168 8.9
1996-97 25 BUF NHL 42 3 4 7 -8 106 2 1 0 1 2 2 0 75 4.0
1997-98 26 TOT NHL 63 13 10 23 2 154 9 4 0 2 9 1 0 97 13.4
1997-98 26 BUF NHL 36 4 7 11 2 113 4 0 0 0 7 0 0 41 9.8
1997-98 26 VAN NHL 27 9 3 12 0 41 5 4 0 2 2 1 0 56 16.1
1998-99 27 VAN NHL 66 6 11 17 -14 102 5 1 0 1 6 4 1 91 6.6 862 13:04
1999-00 28 VAN NHL 59 9 7 16 -2 90 9 0 0 3 7 0 0 66 13.6 613 10:24
2000-01 29 PHX NHL 62 11 14 25 10 107 11 0 0 0 14 0 0 83 13.3 693 11:11
2001-02 30 PHX NHL 72 10 12 22 11 95 9 1 0 3 11 1 0 105 9.5 869 12:04
2002-03 31 TOT NHL 23 3 4 7 4 42 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 25 12.0 222 9:40
2002-03 31 PHX NHL 20 3 4 7 3 32 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 24 12.5 199 9:56
2002-03 31 VAN NHL 3 0 0 0 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 23 7:48
2003-04 32 VAN NHL 70 5 6 11 -2 137 5 0 0 0 5 1 0 75 6.7 625 8:56
2005-06 34 COL NHL 54 3 3 6 -14 82 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 55 5.5 453 8:23
2006-07 35 TOT NHL 24 0 4 4 -1 21 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 22 0.0 236 9:50
2006-07 35 COL NHL 10 0 3 3 0 8 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 11 0.0 115 11:28
2006-07 35 ANA NHL 14 0 1 1 -1 13 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 11 0.0 121 8:39
2007-08 36 ANA NHL 61 3 1 4 2 53 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 34 8.8 60 404 6:37 0 3 0.0 39 3 5 7
2008-09 37 TOT NHL 58 1 6 7 0 89 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 32 3.1 62 421 7:16 1 3 25.0 53 6 13 9
2008-09 37 ANA NHL 20 0 5 5 5 28 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 5 0.0 13 127 6:22 1 2 33.3 19 1 3 2
2008-09 37 TOR NHL 38 1 1 2 -5 61 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 27 3.7 49 294 7:44 0 1 0.0 34 5 10 7
2009-10 38 DET NHL 40 0 1 1 -5 66 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 26 0.0 43 279 6:58 0 1 0.0 58 4 3 7
7 yrs BUF NHL 425 67 89 156 -10 1323 58 9 0 12 72 17 0 688 9.7
5 yrs VAN NHL 225 29 27 56 -17 380 24 5 0 6 20 6 1 289 10.0 2124 10:44
3 yrs ANA NHL 95 3 7 10 6 94 3 0 0 2 7 0 0 50 6.0 84 652 6:52 1 5 16.7 58 4 8 9
3 yrs PHX NHL 154 24 30 54 24 234 23 1 0 3 29 1 0 212 11.3 1761 11:26
2 yrs COL NHL 64 3 6 9 -14 90 3 0 0 0 6 0 0 66 4.5 567 8:52
1 yr DET NHL 40 0 1 1 -5 66 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 26 0.0 43 279 6:58 0 1 0.0 58 4 3 7
1 yr TOR NHL 38 1 1 2 -5 61 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 27 3.7 49 294 7:44 0 1 0.0 34 5 10 7
Career NHL 1041 127 161 288 -21 2248 112 15 0 23 136 24 1 1358 9.4 1431 5677 9:38 1 7 12.5 150 13 21 23

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 36 Anaheim Ducks NHL 61 400.0 261 278 48.4 -8.0 200 221 47.5 -8.5 8.1 94.2 102.4 58.4 41.6
2008-09 37 2 Teams NHL 58 318 417 43.3 -7.5 233 321 42.1 -8.6 9.3 93.5 102.8 61.9 38.1
2008-09 37 Anaheim Ducks NHL 20 126.1 90 125 41.9 -9.9 65 102 38.9 -11.9 14.0 98.4 112.4 69.0 31.0
2008-09 37 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 38 288.4 228 292 43.8 -6.7 168 219 43.4 -7.2 7.4 91.4 98.9 59.0 41.0
2009-10 38 Detroit Red Wings NHL 40 278.0 226 246 47.9 -5.1 171 201 46.0 -5.9 3.8 92.6 96.4 65.0 35.0
2 yrs NHL 20 526.0 351 403 46.6 -8.8 265 323 45.1 -9.8 9.6 95.5 105.0 60.9 39.1
Career NHL 61 1092.5 1123 1358 45.3 -7.3 837 1064 44.0 -8.2 7.7 93.5 101.2 61.6 38.4

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
1991-92 20 BUF NHL 69 8 0.16 0.09 0.25 0.11 4.48 1.19 10 5 15 7 25 1 36 0 -12 -0.4 0.5 0.1
1992-93 21 BUF NHL 82 11 0.16 0.16 0.32 0.13 2.95 1.39 11 10 21 9 55 2 50 0 3 -0.2 1.1 0.9
1993-94 22 BUF NHL 84 18 0.21 0.32 0.54 0.21 2.04 1.98 16 24 40 15 72 24 54 0 -6 2.2 1.1 3.3
1994-95 23 BUF NHL 33 2 0.09 0.09 0.18 0.08 2.64 1.27 5 5 10 4 16 1 10 0 5 -0.4 0.7 0.3
1995-96 24 BUF NHL 79 16 0.19 0.37 0.56 0.20 3.73 2.13 14 28 42 15 70 17 48 1 6 2.0 1.3 3.3
1996-97 25 BUF NHL 42 3 0.07 0.10 0.17 0.07 2.52 1.79 3 4 7 3 14 6 16 0 -8 -0.7 0.1 -0.6
1997-98 26 TOT NHL 63 10 0.21 0.16 0.37 0.16 2.44 1.54 15 11 26 11 35 8 26 1 2 1.4 0.7 2.1
1997-98 26 BUF NHL 36 4 0.11 0.19 0.31 0.12 3.14 1.14 5 8 13 5 12 0 10 0 2 0.2 0.5 0.7
1997-98 26 VAN NHL 27 6 0.33 0.11 0.44 0.22 1.52 2.07 10 3 13 6 23 8 16 1 0 1.2 0.3 1.5
1998-99 27 VAN NHL 66 6 0.09 0.17 0.26 0.10 1.55 1.38 7 12 19 7 30 8 39 3 -14 0.2 0.4 0.5
1999-00 28 VAN NHL 59 7 0.15 0.12 0.27 0.12 1.53 1.12 10 8 18 8 22 0 24 0 -2 0.9 0.5 1.4
2000-01 29 PHX NHL 62 10 0.18 0.23 0.40 0.16 1.73 1.34 12 15 27 11 34 0 25 1 10 1.8 1.2 2.9
2001-02 30 PHX NHL 72 9 0.14 0.17 0.31 0.12 1.32 1.46 11 14 25 10 44 4 29 0 11 1.1 1.2 2.3
2002-03 31 TOT NHL 23 3 0.13 0.17 0.30 0.12 1.83 1.09 3 4 7 3 9 1 4 0 4 0.4 0.4 0.8
2002-03 31 PHX NHL 20 3 0.15 0.20 0.35 0.13 1.60 1.20 3 4 7 3 8 1 4 0 3 0.5 0.3 0.8
2002-03 31 VAN NHL 3 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.33 0.33 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 -0.1 0.1 0.0
2003-04 32 VAN NHL 70 4 0.07 0.09 0.16 0.06 1.96 1.07 6 7 13 5 23 2 23 0 -2 0.0 0.5 0.6
2005-06 34 COL NHL 54 2 0.06 0.06 0.11 0.04 1.52 1.02 3 3 6 2 10 1 23 0 -14 -0.4 0.0 -0.5
2006-07 35 TOT NHL 24 1 0.00 0.17 0.17 0.04 0.88 0.92 0 4 4 1 7 0 8 0 -1 -0.3 0.2 -0.1
2006-07 35 COL NHL 10 1 0.00 0.30 0.30 0.08 0.80 1.10 0 3 3 1 5 0 5 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.1
2006-07 35 ANA NHL 14 0 0.00 0.07 0.07 0.02 0.93 0.79 0 1 1 0 2 0 3 0 -1 -0.3 0.1 -0.1
2007-08 36 ANA NHL 61 2 0.05 0.02 0.07 0.03 0.87 0.56 3 1 4 2 11 0 9 0 2 -0.4 0.6 0.2
2008-09 37 TOT NHL 58 2 0.02 0.10 0.12 0.04 1.53 0.55 1 6 7 2 14 0 14 0 0 -0.4 0.4 0.0
2008-09 37 ANA NHL 20 1 0.00 0.25 0.25 0.07 1.40 0.25 0 5 5 1 6 0 1 0 5 0.2 0.3 0.5
2008-09 37 TOR NHL 38 1 0.03 0.03 0.05 0.02 1.61 0.71 1 1 2 1 8 0 13 0 -5 -0.5 0.1 -0.5
2009-10 38 DET NHL 40 0 0.00 0.03 0.03 0.01 1.65 0.65 0 1 1 0 5 0 10 0 -5 -0.7 0.1 -0.6
7 yrs BUF NHL 425 61 0.16 0.21 0.37 0.14 3.11 1.62 64 84 148 58 264 51 224 1 -10 2.6 5.3 7.9
5 yrs VAN NHL 225 23 0.13 0.12 0.25 0.10 1.69 1.28 33 30 63 26 99 18 102 4 -17 2.2 1.8 4.0
3 yrs ANA NHL 95 3 0.03 0.07 0.11 0.04 0.99 0.53 3 7 10 4 19 0 13 0 6 -0.5 1.0 0.5
3 yrs PHX NHL 154 21 0.16 0.19 0.35 0.14 1.52 1.38 26 33 59 23 86 5 58 1 24 3.3 2.7 6.1
2 yrs COL NHL 64 3 0.05 0.09 0.14 0.05 1.41 1.03 3 6 9 3 15 1 28 0 -14 -0.5 0.1 -0.4
1 yr DET NHL 40 0 0.00 0.03 0.03 0.01 1.65 0.65 0 1 1 0 5 0 10 0 -5 -0.7 0.1 -0.6
1 yr TOR NHL 38 1 0.03 0.03 0.05 0.02 1.61 0.71 1 1 2 1 8 0 13 0 -5 -0.5 0.1 -0.5
Career NHL 1041 113 0.12 0.15 0.28 0.11 2.16 1.30 130 162 292 115 496 75 448 6 -21 6.0 11.1 17.1

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
1991-92 20 BUF NHL 7 1 4 5 3 2 1 0 0 1 18 5.6
1992-93 21 BUF NHL 8 1 1 2 0 14 1 0 0 1 8 12.5
1993-94 22 BUF NHL 7 0 2 2 2 9 0 0 0 0 11 0.0
1994-95 23 BUF NHL 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
1996-97 25 BUF NHL 10 1 1 2 -2 32 1 0 0 0 7 14.3
2001-02 30 PHX NHL 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 52 10:19
2002-03 31 VAN NHL 14 0 0 0 -5 15 0 0 0 0 10 0.0 104 7:25
2003-04 32 VAN NHL 6 1 0 1 -3 6 1 0 0 0 6 16.7 43 7:07
2005-06 34 COL NHL 3 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 28 9:21
2006-07 35 ANA NHL SC 18 0 1 1 -1 28 0 0 0 0 14 0.0 132 7:21
2007-08 36 ANA NHL 6 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 7 42 6:56 0 0 12 0 1 3
Career NHL 1 88 4 9 13 -8 112 4 0 0 2 94 4.3 95 400 7:42 0 0 12 0 1 3

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1993-04-24 BUF BUF 6-5 BOS 1 4:48

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 36 Anaheim Ducks NHL 6 41.6 30 31 49.2 3.6 25 26 49.0 3.5 5.3 100.0 105.3 44.4 55.6
Career NHL 6 41.6 30 31 49.2 3.6 25 26 49.0 3.5 5.3 100.0 105.3 44.4 55.6

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
1987-88 16 Markham Islanders Minor-ON 31 22 37 59 58
1987-88 16 Markham Waxers ON-Jr.B 6 1 1 2 21
1988-89 17 Niagara Falls Thunder OHL 65 8 14 22 304
1989-90 18 Niagara Falls Thunder OHL 61 32 58 90 223
1990-91 19 Niagara Falls Thunder OHL 34 37 32 69 93
1990-91 19 Canada WJC-A 7 1 0 1 2
1995-96 24 Canada WC-A 8 0 0 0 6
2009-10 38 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 17 5 5 10 -1 40 4 1 0 0
Career 1 Season AHL 17 5 5 10 -1 40 4 1 0 0
Career 1 Season Minor-ON 31 22 37 59 58
Career 3 Seasons OHL 160 77 104 181 620
Career 1 Season ON-Jr.B 6 1 1 2 21
Career 1 Season WC-A 8 0 0 0 6
Career 1 Season WJC-A 7 1 0 1 2

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1988-89 17 Niagara Falls Thunder OHL 17 0 1 1 55
1989-90 18 Niagara Falls Thunder OHL 16 9 13 22 64
1990-91 19 Niagara Falls Thunder OHL 14 11 14 25 53
Career 3 Seasons OHL 47 20 28 48 172

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 18 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
Brad May 3.3 3.3 2.9 2.3 2.1 1.4 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.5 -0.6 -0.6
Marty Reasoner 86.3 3.4 3.1 2.9 2.6 2.1 1.1 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.2 -0.2 -1.4
Ted Irvine 85.8 3.8 3.5 3.0 2.3 2.1 1.3 1.3 0.7 0.7 0.2 0.0
Brian Skrudland 85.3 3.2 3.0 2.9 2.7 1.9 1.6 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.2 -0.4
Todd Harvey 84.2 3.0 2.7 2.4 2.2 1.8 1.7 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.8 0.1
Jody Hull 83.6 3.1 2.4 1.9 1.8 1.6 1.5 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.2
Dean Evason 83.2 4.3 3.3 2.8 2.2 1.1 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
Dave Lowry 83.1 3.3 3.0 2.4 2.2 2.0 1.7 1.4 1.3 1.2 0.2 0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3 -0.4
Steve Tambellini 81.5 3.5 3.2 2.6 2.1 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.7 0.1 -0.1
Brad Isbister 81.5 4.2 3.9 2.9 2.4 1.8 1.3 1.0 0.7 0.7 0.4
Tom Chorske 81.4 3.4 3.4 2.5 2.5 2.0 1.4 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.1 -0.5
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
Brad May 3.3 3.3 2.9 2.3 2.1 1.4 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.5 -0.6 -0.6
Marty Reasoner 86.3 3.4 3.1 2.9 2.6 2.1 1.1 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.2 -0.2 -1.4
Ted Irvine 85.8 3.8 3.5 3.0 2.3 2.1 1.3 1.3 0.7 0.7 0.2 0.0
Brian Skrudland 85.3 3.2 3.0 2.9 2.7 1.9 1.6 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.2 -0.4
Todd Harvey 84.2 3.0 2.7 2.4 2.2 1.8 1.7 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.8 0.1
Jody Hull 83.6 3.1 2.4 1.9 1.8 1.6 1.5 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.2
Dean Evason 83.2 4.3 3.3 2.8 2.2 1.1 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
Dave Lowry 82.6 3.3 3.0 2.4 2.2 2.0 1.7 1.4 1.3 1.2 0.2 0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3 -0.4
Steve Tambellini 81.5 3.5 3.2 2.6 2.1 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.7 0.1 -0.1
Brad Isbister 81.5 4.2 3.9 2.9 2.4 1.8 1.3 1.0 0.7 0.7 0.4
Tom Chorske 81.4 3.4 3.4 2.5 2.5 2.0 1.4 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.1 -0.5

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

August 21, 1990: Missed majority of 1990-91 due to knee injury in Team Canada Juniors evaluation camp, August 21, 1990.

February 4, 1998: Traded to Vancouver by Buffalo with Buffalo's 3rd round choice (later traded to Tampa Bay - Tampa Bay selected Jimmie Olvestad) in 1999 Entry Draft for Geoff Sanderson, February 4, 1998.

June 24, 2000: Traded to Phoenix by Vancouver for future considerations, June 24, 2000.

October 6, 2002: Missed majority of 2002-03 due to shoulder injury in pre-season vs. Detroit, October 6, 2002.

March 11, 2003: Traded to Vancouver by Phoenix for Phoenix's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Phoenix selected Dimitri Pestunov) in 2003 Entry Draft, March 11, 2003.

August 5, 2005: Signed as a free agent by Colorado, August 5, 2005.

September 25, 2006: Missed majority of 2006-07 due to shoulder injury in pre-season vs. Detroit, September 25, 2006.

February 27, 2007: Traded to Anaheim by Colorado for Michael Wall, February 27, 2007.

January 7, 2009: Traded to Toronto by Anaheim for future considerations, January 7, 2009.

October 8, 2009: Signed as a free agent by Detroit, October 8, 2009.

September 21, 2010: Officially announced his retirement, September 21, 2010.

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