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Dennis Seidenberg

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Position: D ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-1 (185 cm)
Weight: 210 lbs. (95 kg)

Born: July 18, 1981 in Schwenningen, Germany
Draft: Philadelphia, 6th round (172nd overall), 2001 NHL Entry
Current salary: $4,500,000
Current cap hit: $4,000,000

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



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
2002-03 21 PHI NHL 58 4 9 13 8 20 3 1 0 0 7 2 0 123 3.3 976 16:50
2003-04 22 PHI NHL 5 0 0 0 -4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0.0 87 17:20
2005-06 24 TOT NHL 63 3 15 18 -13 18 1 2 0 0 7 7 1 83 3.6 1070 16:59
2005-06 24 PHI NHL 29 2 5 7 -4 4 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 34 5.9 417 14:22
2005-06 24 PHX NHL 34 1 10 11 -9 14 0 1 0 0 4 6 0 49 2.0 653 19:13
2006-07 25 TOT NHL 52 2 6 8 -16 18 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 83 2.4 841 16:10
2006-07 25 PHX NHL 32 1 1 2 -4 16 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 36 2.8 471 14:43
2006-07 25 CAR NHL 20 1 5 6 -12 2 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 47 2.1 370 18:29
2007-08 26 CAR NHL 47 0 15 15 6 18 0 0 0 0 8 7 0 80 0.0 178 885 18:50 1 0 100.0 110 81 7 12
2008-09 27 CAR NHL 70 5 25 30 -9 37 3 2 0 1 16 9 0 129 3.9 255 1563 22:20 0 0 146 160 27 29
2009-10 28 TOT NHL 79 4 28 32 6 39 2 2 0 1 20 7 1 153 2.6 295 1811 22:55 0 1 0.0 166 215 24 25
2009-10 28 FLA NHL 62 2 21 23 -3 33 1 1 0 0 13 7 1 116 1.7 222 1420 22:55 0 1 0.0 133 179 19 21
2009-10 28 BOS NHL 17 2 7 9 9 6 1 1 0 1 7 0 0 37 5.4 73 390 22:57 0 0 33 36 5 4
2010-11 29 BOS NHL 81 7 25 32 3 41 6 1 0 2 15 10 0 166 4.2 321 1907 23:33 0 0 161 174 12 27
2011-12 30 BOS NHL 80 5 18 23 15 39 5 0 0 2 8 8 2 174 2.9 349 1923 24:02 0 0 154 151 17 25
2012-13 31 BOS NHL 46 4 13 17 18 10 4 0 0 2 11 2 0 83 4.8 183 1094 23:48 0 0 115 115 10 16 AS-20,Norris-21
2013-14 32 BOS NHL 34 1 9 10 11 10 1 0 0 0 9 0 0 53 1.9 115 742 21:50 0 0 61 66 7 16
2014-15 33 BOS NHL 82 3 11 14 -1 34 3 0 0 0 11 0 0 103 2.9 209 1812 22:06 0 0 212 146 8 24 Byng-56
6 yrs BOS NHL 340 22 83 105 55 140 20 2 0 7 61 20 2 616 3.6 1250 7870 23:09 0 0 736 688 59 112
3 yrs CAR NHL 137 6 45 51 -15 57 4 2 0 1 29 16 0 256 2.3 480 2818 20:34 1 0 100.0 256 241 34 41
3 yrs PHI NHL 92 6 14 20 0 26 4 2 0 0 10 3 1 171 3.5 1480 16:05
2 yrs PHX NHL 66 2 11 13 -13 30 1 1 0 0 5 6 0 85 2.4 1124 17:02
1 yr FLA NHL 62 2 21 23 -3 33 1 1 0 0 13 7 1 116 1.7 222 1420 22:55 0 1 0.0 133 179 19 21
Career NHL 697 38 174 212 24 286 30 8 0 8 118 52 4 1244 3.1 2208 14713 21:07 1 1 50.0 1125 1108 112 174

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 26 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 47 666.3 692 648 51.6 -2.5 520 475 52.3 -0.9 8.2 93.0 101.1 54.0 46.0
2008-09 27 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 70 1167.0 1126 1127 50.0 -3.6 826 808 50.6 -3.2 7.0 91.7 98.7 48.4 51.6
2009-10 28 2 Teams NHL 79 1323 1415 48.3 -0.9 984 1024 49.0 -0.3 7.3 94.3 101.7 43.0 57.0
2009-10 28 Florida Panthers NHL 62 1095.9 1006 1181 46.0 -2.0 757 851 47.1 -1.1 7.1 93.9 100.9 41.3 58.7
2009-10 28 Boston Bruins NHL 17 313.1 317 234 57.5 2.4 227 173 56.8 1.6 8.1 96.4 104.5 48.6 51.4
2010-11 29 Boston Bruins NHL 81 1529.4 1499 1589 48.5 -5.3 1117 1164 49.0 -4.3 7.8 92.6 100.4 46.5 53.5
2011-12 30 Boston Bruins NHL 80 1479.8 1528 1333 53.4 -2.9 1139 983 53.7 -1.3 8.6 91.8 100.5 52.4 47.6
2012-13 31 Boston Bruins NHL 46 879.2 935 793 54.1 -2.0 688 569 54.7 -0.8 9.0 93.0 102.0 46.4 53.6
2013-14 32 Boston Bruins NHL 34 635.8 609 619 49.6 -5.7 438 473 48.1 -8.2 10.4 93.8 104.2 48.6 51.4
2014-15 33 Boston Bruins NHL 82 1559.9 1352 1461 48.1 -6.4 986 1111 47.0 -6.2 8.1 92.3 100.4 43.9 56.1
6 yrs NHL 34 6397.0 6240 6029 50.9 -4.1 4595 4473 50.7 -3.4 8.5 92.7 101.2 47.4 52.6
2 yrs NHL 47 1833.3 1818 1775 50.6 -3.2 1346 1283 51.2 -2.4 7.5 92.2 99.6 50.3 49.7
Career NHL 82 9326.2 10387 10400 50.0 -3.5 7682 7631 50.2 -2.8 8.0 93.0 101.0 46.7 53.3

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
2002-03 21 PHI NHL 58 5 0.07 0.16 0.22 0.08 0.34 2.12 5 10 15 5 37 6 26 3 8 0.8 3.0 3.8
2003-04 22 PHI NHL 5 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.40 2.80 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 -4 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3
2005-06 24 TOT NHL 63 6 0.05 0.24 0.29 0.09 0.29 1.32 3 15 18 6 53 16 57 7 -13 0.8 1.2 2.0
2005-06 24 PHI NHL 29 2 0.07 0.17 0.24 0.08 0.14 1.17 2 5 7 2 21 7 21 3 -4 0.4 0.4 0.8
2005-06 24 PHX NHL 34 3 0.03 0.29 0.32 0.09 0.41 1.44 1 10 11 3 32 9 36 4 -9 0.4 0.8 1.2
2006-07 25 TOT NHL 52 3 0.04 0.12 0.15 0.05 0.35 1.60 2 6 8 3 28 1 55 12 -16 0.0 0.5 0.6
2006-07 25 PHX NHL 32 1 0.03 0.03 0.06 0.03 0.50 1.13 1 1 2 1 15 0 30 11 -4 -0.2 0.7 0.5
2006-07 25 CAR NHL 20 2 0.05 0.25 0.30 0.09 0.10 2.35 1 5 6 2 13 1 25 1 -12 0.3 -0.2 0.1
2007-08 26 CAR NHL 47 4 0.00 0.32 0.32 0.08 0.38 1.70 0 16 16 4 45 14 37 12 6 0.6 2.0 2.6
2008-09 27 CAR NHL 70 9 0.07 0.36 0.43 0.13 0.53 1.84 5 25 30 10 64 21 73 21 -9 1.8 2.9 4.8
2009-10 28 TOT NHL 79 10 0.05 0.35 0.41 0.12 0.49 1.94 4 29 33 10 72 16 79 29 6 1.7 4.7 6.4
2009-10 28 FLA NHL 62 7 0.03 0.34 0.37 0.11 0.53 1.87 2 22 24 7 56 14 72 27 -3 1.0 2.9 3.9
2009-10 28 BOS NHL 17 3 0.12 0.41 0.53 0.17 0.35 2.18 2 7 9 3 16 2 7 2 9 0.7 1.8 2.5
2010-11 29 BOS NHL 81 11 0.09 0.31 0.40 0.13 0.51 2.05 8 27 35 12 83 16 86 22 3 2.1 3.2 5.3
2011-12 30 BOS NHL 80 8 0.06 0.23 0.29 0.10 0.49 2.18 6 20 26 9 94 19 88 28 15 1.0 4.2 5.2
2012-13 31 BOS NHL 46 6 0.09 0.28 0.37 0.12 0.22 1.80 8 24 32 11 51 5 40 12 18 1.0 3.8 4.9 AS-20,Norris-21
2013-14 32 BOS NHL 34 3 0.03 0.26 0.29 0.09 0.29 1.56 1 10 11 3 34 1 26 4 11 0.3 2.1 2.4
2014-15 33 BOS NHL 82 5 0.04 0.13 0.17 0.06 0.41 1.26 3 12 15 5 62 0 80 18 -1 -0.4 3.8 3.5 Byng-56
6 yrs BOS NHL 340 34 0.06 0.24 0.31 0.10 0.41 1.81 28 100 128 43 340 43 327 86 55 4.8 19.1 23.8
3 yrs CAR NHL 137 15 0.04 0.33 0.37 0.11 0.42 1.87 6 46 52 16 122 36 135 34 -15 2.7 4.8 7.5
3 yrs PHI NHL 92 7 0.07 0.15 0.22 0.08 0.28 1.86 7 15 22 8 59 13 52 6 0 1.2 3.2 4.4
2 yrs PHX NHL 66 4 0.03 0.17 0.20 0.06 0.45 1.29 2 11 13 4 47 9 66 15 -13 0.2 1.5 1.7
1 yr FLA NHL 62 7 0.03 0.34 0.37 0.11 0.53 1.87 2 22 24 7 56 14 72 27 -3 1.0 2.9 3.9
Career NHL 697 67 0.05 0.25 0.30 0.10 0.41 1.78 45 194 239 77 624 115 652 168 24 9.8 31.5 41.3

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
2003-04 22 PHI NHL 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 23 7:36
2008-09 27 CAR NHL 16 1 5 6 -5 16 1 0 0 0 18 5.6 41 359 22:25 0 0 59 39 0 2
2010-11 29 BOS NHL SC 25 1 10 11 12 31 1 0 0 0 63 1.6 116 691 27:38 0 0 53 72 4 13
2011-12 30 BOS NHL 7 1 2 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 17 5.9 35 187 26:43 0 0 29 16 3 5
2012-13 31 BOS NHL 18 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 30 0.0 51 468 25:59 0 0 34 38 0 9
Career NHL 1 69 3 18 21 10 53 3 0 0 0 130 2.3 245 1727 25:02 0 0 175 165 7 29

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%
2008-09 27 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 16 274.9 287 277 50.9 -6.5 212 214 49.8 -10.0 8.0 88.4 96.4 53.1 46.9
2010-11 29 Boston Bruins NHL 25 516.8 518 509 50.4 -2.5 377 363 50.9 0.4 10.5 93.4 103.9 53.6 46.4
2011-12 30 Boston Bruins NHL 7 148.5 179 99 64.4 11.2 125 74 62.8 9.7 5.1 92.9 97.9 47.1 52.9
2012-13 31 Boston Bruins NHL 18 377.5 277 296 48.3 -10.5 201 217 48.1 -9.3 8.7 95.6 104.3 48.0 52.0
3 yrs NHL 25 1042.8 974 904 51.9 -3.1 703 654 51.8 -1.4 9.0 94.0 103.0 50.9 49.1
Career NHL 16 1317.7 1261 1181 51.6 -3.9 915 868 51.3 -3.4 8.8 92.7 101.5 51.3 48.7

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
1997-98 16 Schwenninger ERC Amateure German-3 11 1 0 1 2
1998-99 17 Germany WJ18-A 4 0 0 0 2
1999-00 18 Mannheimer ERC Jr. Ger-Jr. 52 12 28 40 28
1999-00 18 Adler Mannheim Germany 3 0 0 0 0
1999-00 18 Germany WJC-B 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
2000-01 19 Mannheimer ERC Jr. Ger-Jr. 9 3 8 11 20
2000-01 19 Adler Mannheim Germany 55 2 5 7 6
2000-01 19 Germany WJC-B 5 1 3 4 5 2 1 0 0 1
2000-01 19 Germany WC-A 7 0 1 1 -1 2 0 0 0 0
2001-02 20 Adler Mannheim Germany 55 7 13 20 56
2001-02 20 Germany Olympics 7 1 1 2 2 8 0 1 0 0
2001-02 20 Germany WC-A 7 1 2 3 -1 8 0 1 0 0
2002-03 21 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 19 5 6 11 -7 17 4 1 0 1 75 6.7
2003-04 22 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 33 7 12 19 11 31 5 2 0 4
2004-05 23 Germany W-Cup 4 0 0 0 -3 0
2004-05 23 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 79 13 28 41 18 47 7 6 0 6
2005-06 24 Germany Olympics 5 0 0 0 -2 6 0 0 0 0
2007-08 26 Germany WC-A 6 0 0 0 -5 14 0 0 0 0
2009-10 28 Germany Olympics 4 1 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0
2012-13 31 Adler Mannheim Germany 26 2 18 20 20
Career 3 Seasons AHL 131 25 46 71 22 95 16 9 0 11 75 6.7
Career 2 Seasons Ger-Jr. 61 15 36 51 48
Career 1 Season German-3 11 1 0 1 2
Career 4 Seasons Germany 139 11 36 47 82
Career 3 Seasons Olympics 16 2 1 3 0 16 0 2 0 0
Career 1 Season W-Cup 4 0 0 0 -3 0
Career 3 Seasons WC-A 20 1 3 4 -7 24 0 1 0 0
Career 1 Season WJ18-A 4 0 0 0 2
Career 2 Seasons WJC-B 10 1 3 4 7 2 1 0 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
2000-01 19 Adler Mannheim Germany 12 0 1 1 10
2001-02 20 Adler Mannheim Germany 8 0 0 0 2
2003-04 22 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 9 2 2 4 -3 4 0 2 0 0
2004-05 23 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 18 2 8 10 3 19 2 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons AHL 27 4 10 14 0 23 2 2 0 0
Career 2 Seasons Germany 20 0 1 1 12
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2002 GER 1 4 0 10
2 2006 GER 0 0 -1 6 11 15
3 2010 GER 1 0 0 2 9 4
Car 2 4 -1 8 20 29

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 12 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Dennis Seidenberg 6.4 5.3 5.2 4.9 4.8 3.8 3.5 2.6 2.4 2.0 0.6 -0.3
Dmitri Kalinin 92.4 6.6 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.1 3.2 2.5 0.8 0.1
Fedor Tyutin 92.2 6.4 5.6 5.4 5.0 4.8 4.2 3.4 2.7 0.9
Marek Malik 92.0 6.4 5.8 5.5 4.4 4.4 2.6 1.8 0.2 0.0
Keith Ballard 91.7 6.9 5.5 5.1 5.0 4.2 2.8 1.5 1.3 0.6
Fern Flaman 91.1 4.9 4.5 4.2 4.1 3.8 2.6 1.8 0.1 0.0
Dave Langevin 90.3 5.7 5.4 5.1 4.6 4.3 1.9 1.7 0.3
Willie Mitchell 90.1 6.6 5.5 5.2 5.0 4.0 3.4 2.3 2.1 0.1
Kyle McLaren 89.6 6.5 5.1 5.1 4.8 4.5 3.4 2.5 1.1 0.9
Walt Buswell 89.2 4.1 4.1 3.7 3.4 3.3 2.4 1.4 0.3
Richard Matvichuk 89.1 6.4 5.6 5.3 5.1 5.1 3.4 2.1 1.0 0.2
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Dennis Seidenberg 6.4 5.3 5.2 4.9 4.8 3.8 3.5 2.6 2.4 2.0 0.6 -0.3
Dmitri Kalinin 92.4 6.6 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.1 3.2 2.5 0.8 0.1
Fedor Tyutin 92.2 6.4 5.6 5.4 5.4 5.0 4.8 4.2 3.5 3.4 2.7 0.9
Keith Ballard 91.7 6.9 5.5 5.1 5.0 4.2 2.8 1.5 1.3 0.6 0.0
Dave Langevin 90.3 5.7 5.4 5.1 4.6 4.3 1.9 1.7 0.3
Walt Buswell 89.2 4.1 4.1 3.7 3.4 3.3 2.4 1.4 0.3
Leo Bourgeault 88.9 5.2 4.3 4.2 3.9 3.4 2.2 1.8 -0.2
Yves Racine 88.8 6.2 5.6 5.5 3.6 3.0 2.8 2.4 1.7 0.8
Murray Henderson 88.4 5.0 4.4 4.3 4.1 3.9 3.1 3.0 0.2
Al Sims 88.2 6.4 6.2 5.7 5.6 4.9 2.8 2.3 0.3 0.1 0.0
Brett Clark 87.2 6.7 6.0 5.9 4.4 3.8 2.7 1.7 1.0 0.7 0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.5 -0.5

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

January 10, 2004: Missed majority of 2003-04 due to leg injury vs. Edmonton, January 10, 2004.

January 20, 2006: Traded to Phoenix by Philadelphia with Philadelphia's 4th round choice (later traded to NY Islanders - NY Islanders selected Tomas Marcinko) in 2006 Entry Draft for Petr Nedved and Phoenix's 4th round choice (Joonas Lehtivuori) in 2006 Entry Draft, January 20, 2006.

January 8, 2007: Traded to Carolina by Phoenix for Kevyn Adams, January 8, 2007.

September 14, 2009: Signed as a free agent by Florida, September 14, 2009.

March 3, 2010: Traded to Boston by Florida with Matt Bartkowski for Byron Bitz, Craig Weller and Tampa Bay's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Florida selected Alexander Petrovic) in 2010 Entry Draft, March 3, 2010.

September 21, 2012: Signed as a free agent by Mannheim (Germany), September 21, 2012.

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