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Eric Staal

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Position: C ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-4 (193 cm)
Weight: 205 lbs. (93 kg)

Born: October 29, 1984 in Thunder Bay, Ontario
Draft: Carolina, 1st round (2nd overall), 2003 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Peterborough Petes
Relatives: Marc Staal (brother), Jordan Staal (brother), Jeff Heerema (cousin)
Current salary: $9,500,000
Current cap hit: $8,250,000

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




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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 2, 2015 5:25 PM

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 19 CAR NHL 81 11 20 31 -6 40 8 2 1 3 15 5 0 164 6.7 1350 16:40 Calder-15
2005-06 21 CAR NHL 82 45 55 100 -8 81 22 19 4 4 34 21 0 279 16.1 1611 19:39 AS-2,Hart-4
2006-07 22 CAR NHL 82 30 40 70 -6 68 17 12 1 1 26 14 0 288 10.4 1650 20:08
2007-08 23 CAR NHL 82 38 44 82 -2 50 24 14 0 7 23 21 0 310 12.3 545 1774 21:38 767 941 44.9 99 33 56 46 AS-8,Byng-31,Selke-65
2008-09 24 CAR NHL 82 40 35 75 15 50 25 14 1 8 24 10 1 372 10.8 636 1726 21:03 718 868 45.3 61 37 55 37 AS-9,Byng-44,Hart-22,Selke-39
2009-10 25 CAR NHL 70 29 41 70 4 68 16 13 0 5 31 10 0 277 10.5 504 1450 20:43 479 667 41.8 74 17 45 42 AS-8,Selke-54
2010-11 26 CAR NHL 81 33 43 76 -10 72 18 12 3 8 26 17 0 296 11.1 532 1777 21:56 827 901 47.9 80 31 64 43 AS-9,Byng-22,Selke-31
2011-12 27 CAR NHL 82 24 46 70 -20 48 14 7 3 3 28 16 2 262 9.2 476 1767 21:33 882 799 52.5 48 35 66 47 Selke-43
2012-13 28 CAR NHL 48 18 35 53 5 54 14 3 1 4 29 6 0 152 11.8 270 1008 20:00 527 487 52.0 35 24 48 24 AS-7,Byng-62,Hart-23,Selke-16
2013-14 29 CAR NHL 79 21 40 61 -13 74 18 1 2 0 27 11 2 230 9.1 403 1603 20:17 754 676 52.7 67 28 77 61
2014-15 30 CAR NHL 77 23 31 54 -13 41 16 7 0 4 21 10 0 244 9.4 450 1451 18:51 343 326 51.3 65 27 38 47
Career NHL 846 312 430 742 -54 646 192 104 16 47 284 141 5 2874 10.9 4547 17166 20:17 5297 5665 48.3 529 232 449 347

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 23 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 82 1256.5 1355 1188 53.3 -1.3 1016 897 53.1 -2.1 9.2 90.2 99.5 53.7 46.3
2008-09 24 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 82 1210.4 1478 1178 55.6 5.8 1139 876 56.5 6.4 8.3 91.5 99.7 51.9 48.1
2009-10 25 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 70 1053.4 1120 1119 50.0 1.5 807 850 48.7 1.2 10.6 90.2 100.8 52.1 47.9
2010-11 26 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 81 1253.3 1460 1354 51.9 4.0 1043 1067 49.4 2.1 9.4 90.2 99.6 50.1 49.9
2011-12 27 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 82 1313.6 1388 1386 50.0 2.1 1012 1039 49.3 1.4 8.1 89.5 97.6 50.1 49.9
2012-13 28 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 48 759.8 845 836 50.3 -1.9 616 631 49.4 -2.2 12.2 89.8 102.1 57.5 42.5
2013-14 29 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 79 1234.5 1382 1256 52.4 1.7 998 951 51.2 1.3 8.9 89.2 98.1 63.5 36.5
2014-15 30 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 77 1194.9 1391 1044 57.1 7.2 981 792 55.3 5.1 6.0 89.9 95.9 54.6 45.4
Career NHL 77 9276.3 10419 9361 52.7 2.6 7612 7103 51.7 1.8 8.9 90.1 98.9 54.1 45.9

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
2003-04 19 CAR NHL 81 12 0.14 0.25 0.38 0.14 0.49 2.02 13 23 36 13 55 15 52 6 -6 1.0 1.5 2.5 Calder-15
2005-06 21 CAR NHL 82 39 0.55 0.67 1.22 0.48 0.99 3.40 45 53 98 39 137 60 93 8 -8 9.8 1.3 11.1 AS-2,Hart-4
2006-07 22 CAR NHL 82 26 0.37 0.49 0.85 0.32 0.83 3.51 31 40 71 28 113 49 74 4 -6 5.4 1.7 7.1
2007-08 23 CAR NHL 82 32 0.46 0.54 1.00 0.39 0.61 3.78 42 47 89 36 118 50 81 11 -2 7.8 1.6 9.4 AS-8,Byng-31,Selke-65
2008-09 24 CAR NHL 82 31 0.49 0.43 0.91 0.38 0.61 4.54 42 36 78 33 111 41 71 16 15 7.1 2.7 9.8 AS-9,Byng-44,Hart-22,Selke-39
2009-10 25 CAR NHL 70 27 0.41 0.59 1.00 0.38 0.97 3.96 32 43 75 29 101 36 74 13 4 6.6 1.7 8.3 AS-8,Selke-54
2010-11 26 CAR NHL 81 30 0.41 0.53 0.94 0.37 0.89 3.65 36 46 82 32 117 46 93 12 -10 7.0 1.4 8.4 AS-9,Byng-22,Selke-31
2011-12 27 CAR NHL 82 26 0.29 0.56 0.85 0.32 0.59 3.20 27 50 77 28 96 33 98 15 -20 6.0 1.1 7.1 Selke-43
2012-13 28 CAR NHL 48 19 0.38 0.73 1.10 0.40 1.13 3.17 35 66 101 37 70 17 54 6 5 5.2 1.2 6.4 AS-7,Byng-62,Hart-23,Selke-16
2013-14 29 CAR NHL 79 23 0.27 0.51 0.77 0.29 0.94 2.91 24 44 68 25 89 24 85 7 -13 5.0 1.4 6.4
2014-15 30 CAR NHL 77 20 0.30 0.40 0.70 0.26 0.53 3.17 26 34 60 23 69 26 57 0 -13 4.5 1.7 6.2
Career NHL 846 285 0.37 0.51 0.88 0.34 0.76 3.40 353 482 835 324 1076 397 832 98 -54 65.5 17.4 82.9

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 21 CAR NHL SC 25 9 19 28 0 8 2 7 0 1 87 10.3 495 19:48
2008-09 24 CAR NHL 18 10 5 15 -3 4 7 3 0 1 73 13.7 136 387 21:31 150 195 43.5 20 10 15 13
Career NHL 1 43 19 24 43 -3 12 9 10 0 2 160 11.9 223 882 20:31 150 195 43.5 20 10 15 13

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
2006-04-26 MTL CAR 2-1 MTL 1 3:38

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 24 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 18 261.8 317 244 56.5 3.7 235 188 55.6 1.3 8.1 88.3 96.4 62.2 37.8
Career NHL 18 261.8 317 244 56.5 3.7 235 188 55.6 1.3 8.1 88.3 96.4 62.2 37.8

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
1999-00 15 Thunder Bay Kings Exhib. 7 4 8 12 0
2000-01 16 Peterborough Petes OHL 63 19 30 49 17 23 16 3 0 1
2001-02 17 Peterborough Petes OHL 56 23 39 62 8 40 12 7 4 5
2001-02 17 Canada WJ18-A 8 2 5 7 -6 4 1 1 0 1
2002-03 18 Peterborough Petes OHL 66 39 59 98 20 36 23 10 6 5
2004-05 20 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 77 26 51 77 37 88 17 2 7 4
2006-07 22 Canada WC-A 9 5 5 10 6 6 4 1 0 0
2007-08 23 Canada WC-A 8 4 3 7 5 6 3 1 0 0
2009-10 25 Canada Olympics 7 1 5 6 6 6 1 0 0 0
2012-13 28 Canada WC-A 8 0 3 3 0 4 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season AHL 77 26 51 77 37 88 17 2 7 4
Career 1 Season Exhib. 7 4 8 12 0
Career 3 Seasons OHL 185 81 128 209 45 99 51 20 10 11
Career 1 Season Olympics 7 1 5 6 6 6 1 0 0 0
Career 3 Seasons WC-A 25 9 11 20 11 16 7 2 0 0
Career 1 Season WJ18-A 8 2 5 7 -6 4 1 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
2000-01 16 Peterborough Petes OHL 7 2 5 7 4 4 1 1 0 0
2001-02 17 Peterborough Petes OHL 6 3 6 9 3 10 1 2 0 0
2002-03 18 Peterborough Petes OHL 7 9 5 14 5 6 5 2 2 1
2004-05 20 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 11 2 8 10 12 1 1 0 1
Career 1 Season AHL 11 2 8 10 12 1 1 0 1
Career 3 Seasons OHL 20 14 16 30 12 20 7 5 2 1
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2010 CAN 1 5 6 6 17 11
Car 1 5 6 6 17 11

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
Eric Staal 11.1 9.8 9.4 8.4 8.3 7.1 7.1 6.4 6.4 6.2 2.5
Pierre Turgeon 95.1 12.0 9.7 9.1 8.6 7.5 6.7 5.4 1.9
Denis Savard 94.9 11.0 9.6 9.2 8.2 7.9 7.9 6.9 5.8
Jason Spezza 94.4 11.6 10.4 9.2 8.1 7.6 6.8 6.6 2.1
Mats Sundin 93.9 11.0 10.5 9.1 8.7 7.7 6.0 5.2 3.8
Alexei Yashin 93.3 12.0 10.5 9.5 8.7 8.3 5.8 4.4 3.3
Michel Goulet 92.3 11.6 9.7 9.0 8.7 8.7 7.0 5.2 3.6
Joe Sakic 91.7 12.8 9.8 9.3 8.1 7.6 7.6 6.1 3.5
Mark Recchi 91.2 11.0 9.7 9.5 8.0 7.8 5.1 4.3 -0.3
Dale Hawerchuk 91.2 11.1 10.0 9.1 7.9 7.8 7.2 7.1 7.0
Marty Barry 91.2 7.5 7.0 6.8 6.4 6.3 5.7 4.8 -0.2
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Eric Staal 11.1 9.8 9.4 8.4 8.3 7.1 7.1 6.4 6.4 6.2 2.5
Thomas Vanek 87.3 11.6 9.1 8.7 8.6 7.8 7.2 7.0 5.9 5.5 4.7
Jason Spezza 87.3 11.6 10.5 10.4 9.2 8.1 7.6 6.8 6.6 6.4 5.9 2.1 0.8
Henrik Zetterberg 84.9 13.0 10.6 9.2 8.2 8.2 8.1 7.6 6.7 6.5 5.2 5.1 4.8
Cam Neely 84.9 10.4 9.6 9.4 7.2 6.9 6.7 5.5 5.1 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.0
Rick Nash 84.6 11.4 10.1 9.4 8.1 7.8 7.7 6.9 6.6 6.4 6.1 6.0 3.3
Babe Dye 83.3 11.7 8.5 6.1 6.0 5.7 5.4 4.2 1.1 -0.2 -0.7 -1.1
Simon Gagne 81.8 10.8 9.6 9.5 8.6 7.7 5.9 5.8 4.4 3.9 3.5 1.8 1.6 1.5 0.3
Rick Martin 81.5 9.7 9.4 9.1 7.9 7.8 7.3 6.8 6.3 4.4 1.7 0.3
Tim Kerr 81.2 10.3 9.3 8.6 8.1 7.6 4.1 3.1 2.8 1.8 1.5 0.9 0.4 -0.4
Henrik Sedin 80.6 13.5 10.5 8.7 8.7 8.1 7.7 7.6 7.1 5.6 4.9 4.9 4.0 3.4 1.9

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