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Blake Wheeler

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Position: RW ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-5 (196 cm)
Weight: 205 lbs. (93 kg)

Born: August 31, 1986 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota
Draft: Phoenix, 1st round (5th overall), 2004 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Minnesota
Current salary: $5,800,000
Current cap hit: $5,600,000



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
2008-09 22 BOS NHL 81 21 24 45 36 46 16 3 2 3 21 2 1 150 14.0 234 1109 13:41 13 21 38.2 47 26 36 26 Calder-6,Selke-24
2009-10 23 BOS NHL 82 18 20 38 -4 53 14 3 1 2 14 5 1 159 11.3 286 1295 15:47 13 14 48.1 70 32 19 24
2010-11 24 TOT NHL 81 18 26 44 10 46 18 0 0 2 21 5 0 179 10.1 292 1316 16:15 52 96 35.1 74 47 40 29
2010-11 24 BOS NHL 58 11 16 27 8 32 11 0 0 2 14 2 0 101 10.9 170 882 15:12 52 84 38.2 56 35 21 21
2010-11 24 ATL NHL 23 7 10 17 2 14 7 0 0 0 7 3 0 78 9.0 122 434 18:53 0 12 0.0 18 12 19 8
2011-12 25 WPG NHL 80 17 47 64 3 55 11 6 0 3 38 9 0 208 8.2 371 1526 19:05 4 6 40.0 113 46 50 33
2012-13 26 WPG NHL 48 19 22 41 -3 28 17 2 0 2 17 5 0 129 14.7 228 902 18:48 4 14 22.2 90 39 28 20 AS-15
2013-14 27 WPG NHL 82 28 41 69 4 63 20 8 0 4 30 11 0 225 12.4 408 1532 18:41 15 25 37.5 150 68 36 32 AS-10
2014-15 28 WPG NHL 79 26 35 61 26 73 20 2 4 6 24 10 1 244 10.7 416 1553 19:40 22 26 45.8 128 54 35 35 AS-10,Selke-25
5 yrs WPG,ATL NHL 312 97 155 252 32 233 75 18 4 15 116 38 1 884 11.0 1545 5948 19:04 45 83 35.2 499 219 168 128
3 yrs BOS NHL 221 50 60 110 40 131 41 6 3 7 49 9 2 410 12.2 690 3286 14:52 78 119 39.6 173 93 76 71
Career NHL 533 147 215 362 72 364 116 24 7 22 165 47 3 1294 11.4 2235 9234 17:19 123 202 37.8 672 312 244 199

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%
2008-09 22 Boston Bruins NHL 81 914.6 905 843 51.8 0.9 694 641 52.0 1.4 11.4 94.6 106.1 53.5 46.5
2009-10 23 Boston Bruins NHL 82 1005.0 1001 849 54.1 -0.5 719 660 52.1 -3.2 8.2 90.6 98.8 54.0 46.0
2010-11 24 2 Teams NHL 81 1145 1045 52.3 -1.3 864 762 53.1 -0.5 7.9 93.1 101.0 54.4 45.6
2010-11 24 Boston Bruins NHL 58 734.6 704 749 48.5 -4.8 523 539 49.2 -3.5 8.1 93.9 102.0 52.4 47.6
2010-11 24 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 23 348.4 441 296 59.8 5.0 341 223 60.5 3.7 7.5 91.2 98.8 58.4 41.6
2011-12 25 Winnipeg Jets NHL 80 1277.2 1408 1192 54.2 4.3 1074 896 54.5 4.0 9.2 90.3 99.5 58.1 41.9
2012-13 26 Winnipeg Jets NHL 48 742.4 800 775 50.8 0.2 590 560 51.3 0.5 10.9 88.5 99.4 50.4 49.6
2013-14 27 Winnipeg Jets NHL 82 1209.6 1234 1203 50.6 -1.9 907 872 51.0 -1.6 9.0 91.6 100.7 55.4 44.6
2014-15 28 Winnipeg Jets NHL 79 1120.1 1187 990 54.5 2.7 882 734 54.6 3.8 9.6 93.0 102.6 52.1 47.9
3 yrs NHL 81 2654.2 2610 2441 51.7 -1.2 1936 1840 51.3 -1.6 9.3 93.0 102.3 53.3 46.7
4 yrs NHL 48 4349.3 4629 4160 52.7 1.3 3453 3062 53.0 1.9 9.6 91.0 100.6 54.3 45.7
Career NHL 79 7351.9 8825 7942 52.6 0.4 6594 5887 52.8 0.6 9.2 91.9 101.1 54.2 45.8

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
2008-09 22 BOS NHL 81 18 0.26 0.30 0.56 0.22 0.57 1.85 22 24 46 19 70 6 45 17 36 3.7 2.5 6.2 Calder-6,Selke-24
2009-10 23 BOS NHL 82 15 0.22 0.24 0.46 0.18 0.65 1.94 20 21 41 17 63 18 52 3 -4 2.3 1.6 3.9
2010-11 24 TOT NHL 81 17 0.22 0.32 0.54 0.21 0.57 2.21 20 28 48 19 57 7 53 13 10 3.1 1.6 4.8
2010-11 24 BOS NHL 58 10 0.19 0.28 0.47 0.18 0.55 1.74 12 17 29 11 36 4 35 11 8 1.7 1.1 2.8
2010-11 24 ATL NHL 23 7 0.30 0.43 0.74 0.29 0.61 3.39 8 11 19 7 21 3 18 2 2 1.5 0.5 2.0
2011-12 25 WPG NHL 80 22 0.21 0.59 0.80 0.27 0.69 2.60 19 52 71 25 95 24 71 3 3 4.8 1.6 6.4
2012-13 26 WPG NHL 48 16 0.40 0.46 0.85 0.34 0.58 2.69 37 41 78 31 55 11 48 1 -3 4.2 0.8 5.0 AS-15
2013-14 27 WPG NHL 82 26 0.34 0.50 0.84 0.32 0.77 2.74 32 45 77 30 85 25 63 7 4 6.7 1.7 8.3 AS-10
2014-15 28 WPG NHL 79 24 0.33 0.44 0.77 0.30 0.92 3.09 29 38 67 26 95 28 50 9 26 5.7 2.7 8.4 AS-10,Selke-25
5 yrs WPG,ATL NHL 312 94 0.31 0.50 0.81 0.30 0.75 2.83 125 187 312 119 351 91 250 22 32 22.8 7.3 30.1
3 yrs BOS NHL 221 43 0.23 0.27 0.50 0.19 0.59 1.86 54 62 116 46 169 28 132 31 40 7.7 5.2 12.9
Career NHL 533 137 0.28 0.40 0.68 0.26 0.68 2.43 179 249 428 166 520 119 382 53 72 30.5 12.6 43.1

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
2008-09 22 BOS NHL 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 16 97 12:08 0 1 0.0 7 3 2 0
2009-10 23 BOS NHL 13 1 5 6 -6 6 1 0 0 0 18 5.6 36 185 14:14 2 4 33.3 11 5 5 3
2014-15 28 WPG NHL 4 1 0 1 -3 2 1 0 0 0 11 9.1 23 77 19:15 0 1 0.0 11 0 2 2
Career NHL 25 2 5 7 -9 8 2 0 0 0 33 6.1 75 359 14:21 2 6 25.0 29 8 9 5

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 22 Boston Bruins NHL 8 87.8 72 84 46.2 -1.7 53 69 43.4 -6.6 4.7 96.2 100.9 55.1 44.9
2009-10 23 Boston Bruins NHL 13 162.8 155 122 56.0 3.2 113 97 53.8 0.2 6.3 86.3 92.6 59.3 40.7
2014-15 28 Winnipeg Jets NHL 4 54.0 53 63 45.7 -4.7 43 54 44.3 -5.2 7.4 87.5 94.9 54.7 45.3
2 yrs NHL 8 250.6 227 206 52.4 1.4 166 166 50.0 -2.3 5.7 90.2 96.0 57.9 42.1
Career NHL 8 304.5 280 269 51.0 0.0 209 220 48.7 -3.2 6.0 89.6 95.6 57.0 43.0

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
2002-03 16 Breck Mustangs High-MN 26 15 27 42
2003-04 17 Team Northwest UMEHL 24 5 6 11
2003-04 17 Breck Mustangs High-MN 27 39 50 89 34
2004-05 18 Green Bay Gamblers USHL 58 19 28 47 -7 43 17 2 0 3 189 10.1
2005-06 19 University of Minnesota WCHA 39 9 14 23 41 6 3 0 1
2005-06 19 United States WJC-A 7 2 0 2 3 6 2 0 0 0
2006-07 20 University of Minnesota WCHA 44 18 20 38 42 15 3 0 3
2007-08 21 University of Minnesota WCHA 44 15 20 35 72 13 1 1 0
2010-11 24 United States WC-A 7 2 3 5 -1 6 2 0 0 1
2012-13 26 EHC Red Bill Munchen Germany 15 6 14 20 51
Career 1 Season Germany 15 6 14 20 51
Career 2 Seasons High-MN 53 54 77 131 34
Career 1 Season UMEHL 24 5 6 11
Career 1 Season USHL 58 19 28 47 -7 43 17 2 0 3 189 10.1
Career 1 Season WC-A 7 2 3 5 -1 6 2 0 0 1
Career 3 Seasons WCHA 127 42 54 96 155 34 7 1 4
Career 1 Season WJC-A 7 2 0 2 3 6 2 0 0 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2003-04 17 Breck Mustangs High-MN 3 6 5 11 0
Career 1 Season High-MN 3 6 5 11 0

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 7 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Blake Wheeler 8.4 8.3 6.4 6.2 5.0 4.8 3.9
Brian Bellows 97.9 6.4 5.9 4.8 3.8
Joe Pavelski 95.3 6.4 5.8 4.8 3.4
Charlie Langlois 95.1 5.0 4.8 4.2 3.9
Jorgen Pettersson 94.7 6.4 5.6 5.0 4.2
Trevor Linden 94.5 6.3 5.7 4.5 3.2
Thomas Gradin 93.9 6.9 6.6 4.4 3.7
Sylvain Turgeon 93.6 6.6 5.7 4.8 3.3
Anton Stastny 93.1 6.9 6.6 4.2 3.8
Jacques Lemaire 92.7 7.4 6.9 5.2 4.5
Ron Francis 92.3 6.1 5.4 5.0 4.6
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Blake Wheeler 8.4 8.3 6.4 6.2 5.0 4.8 3.9
Charlie Langlois 95.1 5.0 4.8 4.2 3.9
Kris Versteeg 94.0 6.6 5.8 4.8 4.4 4.3 3.1 0.2 0.1
T.J. Oshie 92.3 7.4 6.7 6.6 4.9 4.8 3.9 2.0
David Perron 90.6 6.5 6.4 5.6 4.7 3.7 3.2 2.6 1.3
Patrik Berglund 87.7 6.2 5.6 4.4 3.5 3.4 2.5 2.4
Vic Lynn 86.0 6.2 5.6 4.2 2.9 1.2 0.7 0.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2
Wally Hergesheimer 85.8 7.7 6.2 4.4 4.3 0.6 -0.1 -0.3
Jiri Hudler 84.8 10.2 6.4 6.3 5.9 4.6 3.4 2.9 2.4 0.2 -0.1
Ryan Callahan 84.2 6.6 6.4 5.6 4.7 4.1 4.1 3.2 1.5 1.0
Mikhail Grabovski 84.1 7.4 5.9 4.2 4.0 3.1 2.0 1.0 0.6 -0.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

July 1, 2008: Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 1, 2008.

February 18, 2011: Traded to Atlanta by Boston with Mark Stuart for Rich Peverley and Boris Valabik, February 18, 2011.

June 21, 2011: Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011.

October 28, 2012: Signed as a free agent by Munchen (Germany), October 28, 2012.

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