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Mike Richards

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Position: C ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 5-11 (180 cm)
Weight: 196 lbs. (89 kg)

Born: February 11, 1985 in Kenora, Ontario
Draft: Philadelphia, 1st round (24th overall), 2003 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Kitchener Rangers
Current salary: $1,466,667
Current cap hit: $1,466,667

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




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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 3, 2015 2:25 AM

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
2005-06 20 PHI NHL 79 11 23 34 6 65 7 1 3 1 16 5 2 168 6.5 1215 15:23
2006-07 21 PHI NHL 59 10 22 32 -12 52 5 1 4 3 17 5 0 130 7.7 1052 17:50
2007-08 22 PHI NHL 73 28 47 75 14 76 15 8 5 6 23 23 1 212 13.2 417 1570 21:31 698 682 50.6 110 46 46 68 Selke-5
2008-09 23 PHI NHL 79 30 50 80 22 63 15 8 7 4 23 25 2 238 12.6 460 1717 21:44 813 847 49.0 147 90 83 94 AS-12,Hart-26,Selke-2
2009-10 24 PHI NHL 82 31 31 62 -2 79 17 13 1 3 12 18 1 237 13.1 458 1673 20:24 696 677 50.7 145 64 42 49 AS-8,Selke-7
2010-11 25 PHI NHL 81 23 43 66 11 62 15 5 3 4 24 16 3 184 12.5 373 1529 18:53 606 610 49.8 104 73 62 46 Selke-8
2011-12 26 LAK NHL 74 18 26 44 3 71 11 3 4 1 15 11 0 171 10.5 362 1398 18:53 532 520 50.6 111 38 40 41 Selke-25
2012-13 27 LAK NHL 48 12 20 32 -8 42 6 6 0 3 11 9 0 82 14.6 164 785 16:21 216 225 49.0 58 19 21 19 Selke-38
2013-14 28 LAK NHL 82 11 30 41 -6 28 6 4 1 3 21 8 1 157 7.0 294 1392 16:59 489 418 53.9 73 21 28 65
2014-15 29 LAK NHL 53 5 11 16 -10 39 4 1 0 1 9 2 0 63 7.9 122 708 13:22 275 299 47.9 60 10 19 32
6 yrs PHI NHL 453 133 216 349 39 397 74 36 23 21 115 92 9 1169 11.4 2006 8757 19:20 2813 2816 50.0 506 273 233 257
4 yrs LAK NHL 257 46 87 133 -21 180 27 14 5 8 56 30 1 473 9.7 942 4283 16:40 1512 1462 50.8 302 88 108 157
Career NHL 710 179 303 482 18 577 101 50 28 29 171 122 10 1642 10.9 2948 13041 18:22 4325 4278 50.3 808 361 341 414

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 22 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 73 951.4 848 928 47.7 -1.6 643 682 48.5 -0.5 10.5 91.8 102.3 31.6 68.4
2008-09 23 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 79 1172.7 1112 1176 48.6 -0.6 841 851 49.7 0.1 9.8 92.2 102.0 39.4 60.6
2009-10 24 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 82 1190.2 1228 1117 52.4 -0.5 906 793 53.3 -0.7 7.3 91.6 98.9 46.6 53.4
2010-11 25 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 81 1087.5 1088 1104 49.6 -2.0 812 783 50.9 -1.1 8.7 91.6 100.3 47.1 52.9
2011-12 26 Los Angeles Kings NHL 74 974.1 907 939 49.1 -8.0 672 721 48.2 -8.7 7.8 93.1 100.9 49.5 50.5
2012-13 27 Los Angeles Kings NHL 48 583.8 577 483 54.4 -3.0 419 372 53.0 -4.7 9.0 87.7 96.7 55.8 44.2
2013-14 28 Los Angeles Kings NHL 82 999.6 1078 884 54.9 -5.1 818 710 53.5 -6.0 6.2 91.9 98.1 57.5 42.5
2014-15 29 Los Angeles Kings NHL 53 595.3 551 532 50.9 -4.2 397 425 48.3 -6.5 7.4 90.0 97.4 51.6 48.4
4 yrs NHL 82 3152.8 3113 2838 52.3 -4.9 2306 2228 50.9 -6.1 7.4 91.2 98.6 53.8 46.2
4 yrs NHL 73 4401.8 4276 4325 49.7 -1.1 3202 3109 50.7 -0.6 9.0 91.8 100.8 41.6 58.4
Career NHL 53 7554.5 7389 7163 50.8 -3.3 5508 5337 50.8 -3.4 8.3 91.6 99.9 46.8 53.2

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
2005-06 20 PHI NHL 79 12 0.14 0.29 0.43 0.16 0.82 2.13 11 22 33 12 58 13 59 20 6 1.0 1.3 2.3
2006-07 21 PHI NHL 59 11 0.17 0.37 0.54 0.19 0.88 2.20 10 22 32 11 43 10 65 20 -12 1.3 0.8 2.0
2007-08 22 PHI NHL 73 28 0.38 0.64 1.03 0.39 1.04 2.90 31 50 81 31 112 53 78 33 14 7.0 2.3 9.2 Selke-5
2008-09 23 PHI NHL 79 31 0.38 0.63 1.01 0.39 0.80 3.01 32 51 83 31 110 41 75 28 22 7.0 2.4 9.4 AS-12,Hart-26,Selke-2
2009-10 24 PHI NHL 82 25 0.38 0.38 0.76 0.31 0.96 2.89 34 32 66 27 90 40 74 22 -2 5.4 2.0 7.3 AS-8,Selke-7
2010-11 25 PHI NHL 81 24 0.28 0.53 0.81 0.30 0.77 2.27 25 46 71 26 88 29 72 24 11 5.5 1.7 7.2 Selke-8
2011-12 26 LAK NHL 74 17 0.24 0.35 0.59 0.22 0.96 2.31 20 28 48 19 62 23 44 8 3 3.0 2.2 5.2 Selke-25
2012-13 27 LAK NHL 48 12 0.25 0.42 0.67 0.25 0.88 1.71 23 37 60 23 47 23 38 6 -8 2.7 0.6 3.3 Selke-38
2013-14 28 LAK NHL 82 14 0.13 0.37 0.50 0.17 0.34 1.91 12 33 45 16 56 19 55 11 -6 2.0 1.5 3.5
2014-15 29 LAK NHL 53 6 0.09 0.21 0.30 0.11 0.74 1.19 6 12 18 7 23 3 32 2 -10 0.4 0.4 0.8
6 yrs PHI NHL 453 132 0.29 0.48 0.77 0.29 0.88 2.58 143 223 366 139 501 186 423 147 39 27.1 10.4 37.5
4 yrs LAK NHL 257 48 0.18 0.34 0.52 0.19 0.70 1.84 61 110 171 63 188 68 169 27 -21 8.0 4.7 12.7
Career NHL 710 180 0.25 0.43 0.68 0.25 0.81 2.31 204 333 537 202 689 254 592 174 18 35.1 15.2 50.3

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 20 PHI NHL 6 0 1 1 -5 0 0 0 0 0 9 0.0 94 15:41
2007-08 22 PHI NHL 17 7 7 14 0 10 4 1 2 0 53 13.2 105 356 20:55 163 143 53.3 41 22 15 13
2008-09 23 PHI NHL 6 1 4 5 -4 6 0 1 0 0 21 4.8 56 138 22:58 55 70 44.0 19 5 2 3
2009-10 24 PHI NHL 23 7 16 23 -1 18 4 2 1 1 59 11.9 108 500 21:45 216 240 47.4 48 24 20 16
2010-11 25 PHI NHL 11 1 6 7 -1 15 0 1 0 0 43 2.3 75 213 19:19 61 85 41.8 15 7 2 4
2011-12 26 LAK NHL SC 20 4 11 15 1 17 2 2 0 1 41 9.8 82 390 19:31 168 169 49.9 37 15 4 9
2012-13 27 LAK NHL 15 3 9 12 5 8 2 1 0 0 23 13.0 55 287 19:09 102 101 50.2 29 13 10 6
2013-14 28 LAK NHL SC 26 3 7 10 -6 17 3 0 0 1 43 7.0 74 404 15:33 180 154 53.9 42 14 15 18
Career NHL 2 124 26 61 87 -11 91 15 8 3 3 292 8.9 564 2382 19:13 945 962 49.6 231 100 68 69

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 22 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 17 233.7 215 273 44.1 -1.8 156 190 45.1 -2.1 7.1 92.9 100.1 30.2 69.8
2008-09 23 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 6 92.3 95 107 47.0 -3.3 68 79 46.3 -3.3 8.0 86.2 94.2 43.8 56.3
2009-10 24 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 23 341.7 312 364 46.2 -2.6 220 254 46.4 -1.7 8.6 91.3 99.9 42.2 57.8
2010-11 25 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 11 141.6 164 151 52.1 -0.8 119 108 52.4 0.7 8.5 88.5 97.0 50.5 49.5
2011-12 26 Los Angeles Kings NHL 20 261.0 252 268 48.5 -2.0 184 193 48.8 -3.0 10.4 91.0 101.4 47.8 52.2
2012-13 27 Los Angeles Kings NHL 15 216.5 204 242 45.7 -5.7 155 190 44.9 -4.3 10.2 96.2 106.4 43.9 56.1
2013-14 28 Los Angeles Kings NHL 26 306.8 300 281 51.6 -3.1 223 191 53.9 -1.1 6.7 88.1 94.8 53.4 46.6
3 yrs NHL 20 784.3 756 791 48.9 -4.0 562 574 49.5 -3.4 8.8 91.8 100.6 48.9 51.1
4 yrs NHL 6 809.2 786 895 46.8 -2.4 563 631 47.2 -1.8 8.1 90.6 98.7 40.1 59.9
Career NHL 17 1593.5 1542 1686 47.8 -3.4 1125 1205 48.3 -2.8 8.5 91.2 99.6 44.5 55.5

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
2000-01 15 Kenora Stars NOHA 85 76 73 149 20
2001-02 16 Kitchener Rangers OHL 65 20 38 58 52
2002-03 17 Kitchener Rangers OHL 67 37 50 87 35 99 22 10 5
2003-04 18 Kitchener Rangers OHL 58 36 53 89 82
2003-04 18 Canada WJC-A 6 2 3 5 11 2 1 1 0 0
2004-05 19 Kitchener Rangers OHL 43 22 36 58 75
2004-05 19 Canada WJC-A 6 1 4 5 6 2 1 0 0 1
2005-06 20 Canada WC-A 9 3 2 5 1 10 2 1 0 0
2009-10 24 Canada Olympics 7 2 3 5 5 0 2 0 0 0
Career 1 Season NOHA 85 76 73 149 20
Career 4 Seasons OHL 233 115 177 292 35 308 22 10 5
Career 1 Season Olympics 7 2 3 5 5 0 2 0 0 0
Career 1 Season WC-A 9 3 2 5 1 10 2 1 0 0
Career 2 Seasons WJC-A 12 3 7 10 17 4 2 1 0 1

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2001-02 16 Kitchener Rangers OHL 4 0 1 1 6
2002-03 17 Kitchener Rangers OHL 21 9 18 27 19 24 6 2 1
2002-03 17 Kitchener Rangers M-Cup 4 2 3 5 8 1 1 0 1
2003-04 18 Kitchener Rangers OHL 1 0 0 0 0
2004-05 19 Kitchener Rangers OHL 15 11 17 28 36
2004-05 19 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 14 7 8 15 8 28 2 3 2 2
Career 1 Season AHL 14 7 8 15 8 28 2 3 2 2
Career 1 Season M-Cup 4 2 3 5 8 1 1 0 1
Career 4 Seasons OHL 41 20 36 56 19 66 6 2 1
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2010 CAN 2 3 5 0 13 23
Car 2 3 5 0 13 23

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 10 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Mike Richards 9.4 9.2 7.3 7.2 5.2 3.5 3.3 2.3 2.0 0.8
Dino Ciccarelli 93.7 9.8 9.2 7.4 6.4 5.4 2.7 1.8
Ted Lindsay 91.2 9.0 7.4 7.2 7.0 4.5 2.0 0.7
Miroslav Satan 90.6 10.0 9.1 8.3 7.1 5.0 3.9 3.1
Vincent Lecavalier 90.4 9.3 9.3 8.1 5.9 4.4 3.6 1.9
Max Bentley 90.4 6.9 6.7 6.2 5.6 4.4 2.4 1.2
Lanny McDonald 89.9 10.0 9.2 8.6 8.4 6.6 3.1 1.7
Pat LaFontaine 89.8 9.5 8.6 7.6 5.8 4.2 3.4 2.0
Martin Havlat 89.6 9.6 7.8 7.1 5.8 4.7 3.0 2.1
Jimmy Carson 89.5 9.4 8.6 6.3 6.2 5.6 3.6 2.9
Derek Roy 89.4 9.5 7.9 7.1 6.8 4.3 3.7 1.6
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Mike Richards 9.4 9.2 7.3 7.2 5.2 3.5 3.3 2.3 2.0 0.8
Patrick Sharp 90.2 10.0 9.7 8.9 8.8 7.9 5.4 4.5 2.8 2.8 2.3 0.5 0.0
Joe Primeau 88.3 6.4 6.3 5.4 4.0 3.9 1.9 1.6 0.0 -0.1
Brad Boyes 87.3 9.3 7.9 7.6 6.0 4.3 4.0 3.9 3.6 3.2 2.0 -0.1
Mickey Redmond 86.7 10.2 8.5 7.5 6.3 4.2 2.3 1.6 1.3 0.3
Jeff Carter 86.5 11.7 9.5 8.0 8.0 7.0 6.6 5.2 4.9 4.0 2.6
Phil Kessel 86.4 10.3 9.9 8.8 6.9 6.3 6.2 5.9 3.6 2.0
Bert McCaffrey 85.9 6.6 6.4 5.3 4.6 3.5 2.3 1.2
Derek Roy 84.7 9.5 7.9 7.1 6.8 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.4 2.7 2.6 1.6
Jason Pominville 84.7 8.9 8.4 8.1 7.6 7.1 6.1 6.1 5.8 3.7 3.2 0.0
Loui Eriksson 84.5 8.8 8.6 7.9 7.7 5.3 3.9 3.5 2.4 1.3

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

June 23, 2011: Traded to Los Angeles by Philadelphia with the rights to Rob Bordson for Brayden Schenn, Wayne Simmonds and Los Angeles' 2nd round choice (later traded to Dallas - Dallas selected Devin Shore) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 23, 2011.

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