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Shawn Thornton     \THOHRN-tuhn\

Position: RW ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-2 ▪ Weight: 217 lbs.

Born: July 23, 1977 in Oshawa, Ontario
Draft: Toronto, 7th round (190th overall), 1997 NHL Entry
Contract: 2 years/$2,200,000
2013-14 Cap Hit: $1,100,000.00 (full contract info at capgeek.com)

NHL Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Assists Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
2002-03 25 CHI NHL 13 1 1 2 1 -4 31 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 15 6.7 111 9:30
2003-04 26 CHI NHL 8 1 0 1 1 2 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 7.1 90 11:14
2005-06 28 CHI NHL 10 0 0 0 0 -5 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0.0 73 7:18
2006-07 29 ANA NHL 48 2 7 9 3 3 88 2 0 0 0 6 1 0 60 3.3 405 8:26
2007-08 30 BOS NHL 58 4 3 7 3 -1 74 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 65 6.2 429 7:24
2008-09 31 BOS NHL 79 6 5 11 5 -2 123 6 0 0 2 5 0 0 136 4.4 793 10:02
2009-10 32 BOS NHL 74 1 9 10 3 -9 141 1 0 0 0 9 0 0 119 0.8 669 9:03
2010-11 33 BOS NHL 79 10 10 20 8 8 122 10 0 0 2 10 0 0 151 6.6 796 10:05
2011-12 34 BOS NHL 81 5 8 13 5 -7 154 4 0 1 0 8 0 0 114 4.4 744 9:11
2012-13 35 BOS NHL 45 3 4 7 3 1 60 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 55 5.5 365 8:06
2013-14 36 BOS NHL 64 5 3 8 4 3 74 5 0 0 1 3 0 0 93 5.4 563 9:48
7 yrs BOS NHL 480 34 42 76 30 -7 748 33 0 1 6 38 0 0 733 4.6 4359 9:04
3 yrs CHI NHL 31 2 1 3 1 -7 70 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 45 4.4 273 9:48
1 yr ANA NHL 48 2 7 9 3 3 88 2 0 0 0 6 1 0 60 3.3 405 8:26
Career NHL 559 38 50 88 34 -11 906 37 0 1 6 45 1 0 838 4.5 5037 9:00

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
2002-03 25 CHI NHL 13 0.08 0.08 0.15 0.06 2.38 1.15 1 1 2 1 3 0 7 0 -4 0.0 -0.1 0.0
2003-04 26 CHI NHL 8 0.13 0.00 0.13 0.07 2.88 1.75 1 0 1 1 3 0 1 0 2 0.0 0.2 0.2
2005-06 28 CHI NHL 10 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.60 1.60 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 -5 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3
2006-07 29 ANA NHL 48 0.04 0.15 0.19 0.06 1.83 1.25 2 7 9 3 16 1 12 0 3 -0.1 0.6 0.5
2007-08 30 BOS NHL 58 0.07 0.05 0.12 0.05 1.28 1.12 4 3 7 3 8 0 9 0 -1 0.0 0.4 0.4
2008-09 31 BOS NHL 79 0.08 0.06 0.14 0.06 1.56 1.72 6 5 11 5 24 1 25 0 -2 -0.5 0.7 0.2
2009-10 32 BOS NHL 74 0.01 0.12 0.14 0.04 1.91 1.61 1 9 10 3 13 0 22 0 -9 -0.8 0.6 -0.2
2010-11 33 BOS NHL 79 0.13 0.13 0.25 0.10 1.54 1.91 11 11 22 9 27 0 19 0 8 1.0 1.0 2.1
2011-12 34 BOS NHL 81 0.06 0.10 0.16 0.06 1.90 1.41 6 9 15 6 17 0 24 0 -7 0.0 0.3 0.2
2012-13 35 BOS NHL 45 0.07 0.09 0.16 0.06 1.33 1.22 6 7 13 5 10 0 9 0 1 0.1 0.4 0.5
2013-14 36 BOS NHL 64 0.08 0.05 0.13 0.05 1.16 1.45 6 3 9 4 0 0 0 0 3 -0.1 0.6 0.5
7 yrs BOS NHL 480 0.07 0.09 0.16 0.06 1.56 1.53 40 47 87 35 99 1 108 0 -7 -0.3 4.0 3.7
3 yrs CHI NHL 31 0.06 0.03 0.10 0.04 2.26 1.45 2 1 3 1 6 0 13 0 -7 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2
1 yr ANA NHL 48 0.04 0.15 0.19 0.06 1.83 1.25 2 7 9 3 16 1 12 0 3 -0.1 0.6 0.5
Career NHL 559 0.07 0.09 0.16 0.06 1.62 1.50 44 55 99 39 121 2 133 0 -11 -0.5 4.5 4.0

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2006-07 29 ANA NHL SC 15 0 0 0 0 -3 19 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 59 4:58
2007-08 30 BOS NHL 7 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 15 0.0 57 8:04
2008-09 31 BOS NHL 10 1 0 1 1 0 6 1 0 0 0 14 7.1 91 9:07
2009-10 32 BOS NHL 12 0 0 0 0 -4 4 0 0 0 0 9 0.0 86 7:08
2010-11 33 BOS NHL SC 18 0 1 1 0 -1 24 0 0 0 0 20 0.0 125 7:58
2011-12 34 BOS NHL 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0.0 38 8:30
2012-13 35 BOS NHL 22 0 4 4 1 3 18 0 0 0 0 26 0.0 162 7:21
2013-14 36 BOS NHL 3 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 25 8:22
Career NHL 2 92 1 6 7 2 -4 79 1 0 0 0 102 1.0 642 7:58

Other Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1995-96 18 Peterborough Petes OHL 63 4 10 14 0 192 4 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1996-97 19 Peterborough Petes OHL 61 19 10 29 0 204 19 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1997-98 20 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 59 0 3 3 0 225 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1998-99 21 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 78 8 11 19 6 354 6 2 0 1 113 7.1 0 0:00
1999-00 22 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 60 4 12 16 -9 316 4 0 0 1 86 4.7 0 0:00
2000-01 23 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 79 5 12 17 -13 320 4 1 0 0 154 3.2 0 0:00
2001-02 24 Norfolk Admirals AHL 70 8 14 22 -3 281 8 0 0 1 0 0 0:00
2002-03 25 Norfolk Admirals AHL 50 11 2 13 -7 213 7 4 0 1 111 9.9 0 0:00
2003-04 26 Norfolk Admirals AHL 64 6 11 17 -7 259 6 0 0 1 0 0 0:00
2004-05 27 Norfolk Admirals AHL 71 5 9 14 -15 253 4 0 1 1 0 0 0:00
2005-06 28 Norfolk Admirals AHL 59 10 22 32 -8 192 6 2 2 1 193 5.2 0 0:00
2006-07 29 Portland Pirates AHL 15 4 4 8 1 55 2 2 0 1 39 10.3 0 0:00
Career 10 Seasons AHL 605 61 100 161 -55 2468 47 11 3 8 696 8.8 0 0:00
Career 2 Seasons OHL 124 23 20 43 0 396 23 0 0 0 0 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1995-96 18 Peterborough Petes OHL 24 3 0 3 25
1996-97 19 Peterborough Petes OHL 11 2 4 6 20
1998-99 21 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 5 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
2000-01 23 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 3 1 2 3 2 0 1 0 0
2001-02 24 Norfolk Admirals AHL 4 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
2002-03 25 Norfolk Admirals AHL 9 0 2 2 1 28 0 0 0 0 26 0.0
2003-04 26 Norfolk Admirals AHL 8 1 1 2 3 6 1 0 0 0
2004-05 27 Norfolk Admirals AHL 6 0 0 0 -2 8 0 0 0 0
2005-06 28 Norfolk Admirals AHL 4 0 0 0 -2 35 0 0 0 0 9 0.0
Career 7 Seasons AHL 39 2 5 7 0 92 1 1 0 0 35 0.0
Career 2 Seasons OHL 35 5 4 9 45

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 10 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Shawn Thornton 2.1 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.3
Kris Draper 71.1 2.1 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.1 0.1 -0.1 -0.3 -0.4
Patrick Kaleta 70.0 1.8 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.0 -0.6
Blair Betts 68.2 1.8 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.6
Brad Lauer 64.8 2.3 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3 -0.4
Peter White 64.5 1.8 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.2
Jaroslav Bednar 64.4 2.1 0.6 0.2
Ramzi Abid 64.3 2.1 0.3 0.2 0.1
Petr Schastlivy 64.1 2.4 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.1
Brent Grieve 63.3 2.0 0.5 0.1 0.1
Ivan Ciernik 62.6 1.9 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.0
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Shawn Thornton 2.1 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.3
Patrick Kaleta 70.0 1.8 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.0 -0.6
Blair Betts 68.2 1.8 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.6
Brad Lauer 64.8 2.3 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3 -0.4
Peter White 64.5 1.8 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.2
Jaroslav Bednar 64.4 2.1 0.6 0.2
Ramzi Abid 64.3 2.1 0.3 0.2 0.1
Petr Schastlivy 64.1 2.4 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.1
Brent Grieve 63.3 2.0 0.5 0.1 0.1
Ivan Ciernik 62.6 1.9 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.0
Petr Tenkrat 60.7 1.9 0.7 0.4

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

September 30, 2001: Traded to Chicago by Toronto for Marty Wilford, September 30, 2001.

July 14, 2006: Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, July 14, 2006.

July 1, 2007: Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 1, 2007.

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