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Ryan Whitney     \WHIHT-nee\

Position: D ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-3 ▪ Weight: 206 lbs.

Born: February 19, 1983 in Boston, Massachusetts
Draft: Pittsburgh, 1st round (5th overall), 2002 NHL Entry
Contract: 6 years/$24,000,000
2013-14 Cap Hit: $4,000,000.00 (full contract info at capgeek.com)

Other SR Links: Olympics at Sports-Reference.com, Olympics at Hockey-Reference.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
2005-06 22 PIT NHL 68 6 32 38 12 -7 85 4 2 0 1 17 14 1 113 5.3 1620 24:50
2006-07 23 PIT NHL 81 14 45 59 19 9 77 5 9 0 2 20 24 1 129 10.9 1939 24:56
2007-08 24 PIT NHL 76 12 28 40 14 -2 45 4 7 1 1 13 15 0 119 10.1 1706 22:27
2008-09 25 TOT NHL 48 2 21 23 7 -14 28 1 1 0 0 11 10 0 71 2.8 1146 24:52
2008-09 25 PIT NHL 28 2 11 13 4 -15 16 1 1 0 0 6 5 0 42 4.8 688 25:34
2008-09 25 ANA NHL 20 0 10 10 3 1 12 0 0 0 0 5 5 0 29 0.0 458 23:53
2009-10 26 TOT NHL 81 7 32 39 13 1 70 4 3 0 1 18 14 0 151 4.6 2005 25:45
2009-10 26 ANA NHL 62 4 24 28 9 -6 48 1 3 0 0 14 10 0 107 3.7 1523 25:34
2009-10 26 EDM NHL 19 3 8 11 4 7 22 3 0 0 1 4 4 0 44 6.8 482 25:23
2010-11 27 EDM NHL 35 2 25 27 8 13 33 2 0 0 0 16 7 2 43 4.7 887 25:20
2011-12 28 EDM NHL 51 3 17 20 6 -16 16 1 2 0 0 9 8 0 41 7.3 1069 21:58
2012-13 29 EDM NHL 34 4 9 13 4 -7 23 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 13.3 628 18:29
2013-14 30 FLA NHL 7 0 0 0 0 -7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 117 17:45
4 yrs EDM NHL 139 12 59 71 22 -3 94 10 2 0 1 29 19 2 158 7.6 3066 22:03
4 yrs PIT NHL 253 34 116 150 49 -15 223 14 19 1 4 56 58 2 403 8.4 5953 24:31
2 yrs ANA NHL 82 4 34 38 11 -5 60 1 3 0 0 19 15 0 136 2.9 1980 24:09
1 yr FLA NHL 7 0 0 0 0 -7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 117 17:44
Career NHL 481 50 209 259 82 -30 383 25 24 1 5 104 92 4 705 7.1 11117 23:06

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
2005-06 22 PIT NHL 68 0.09 0.47 0.56 0.17 1.25 1.66 6 31 37 12 84 35 89 33 -7 2.4 2.4 4.8
2006-07 23 PIT NHL 81 0.17 0.56 0.73 0.24 0.95 1.59 15 45 60 20 125 59 76 19 9 5.3 4.5 9.8
2007-08 24 PIT NHL 76 0.16 0.37 0.53 0.18 0.59 1.57 13 30 43 15 102 46 76 18 -2 3.7 3.3 6.9
2008-09 25 TOT NHL 48 0.04 0.44 0.48 0.14 0.58 1.48 2 21 23 7 54 21 56 9 -14 1.2 1.0 2.2
2008-09 25 PIT NHL 28 0.07 0.39 0.46 0.14 0.57 1.50 2 11 13 4 30 11 39 5 -15 0.8 0.0 0.7
2008-09 25 ANA NHL 20 0.00 0.50 0.50 0.13 0.60 1.45 0 10 10 3 24 10 17 4 1 0.5 1.0 1.5
2009-10 26 TOT NHL 81 0.09 0.40 0.48 0.15 0.86 1.86 7 33 40 13 117 37 99 20 1 2.7 4.0 6.7
2009-10 26 ANA NHL 62 0.06 0.39 0.45 0.14 0.77 1.73 4 25 29 9 83 29 75 15 -6 1.7 2.4 4.1
2009-10 26 EDM NHL 19 0.16 0.42 0.58 0.20 1.16 2.32 3 8 11 4 34 8 24 5 7 1.0 1.6 2.6
2010-11 27 EDM NHL 35 0.06 0.71 0.77 0.22 0.94 1.23 2 27 29 8 54 16 42 17 13 2.1 2.9 5.0
2011-12 28 EDM NHL 51 0.06 0.33 0.39 0.12 0.31 0.80 3 19 22 7 40 12 48 4 -16 1.3 1.0 2.3
2012-13 29 EDM NHL 34 0.12 0.26 0.38 0.13 0.68 0.88 8 17 25 9 29 12 29 5 -7 1.1 0.9 2.0
2013-14 30 FLA NHL 7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.86 1.14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -7 -0.1 -0.4 -0.5
4 yrs EDM NHL 139 0.09 0.42 0.51 0.16 0.68 1.14 16 71 87 28 157 48 143 31 -3 5.5 6.5 12.0
4 yrs PIT NHL 253 0.13 0.46 0.59 0.19 0.88 1.59 36 117 153 52 341 151 280 75 -15 12.0 10.2 22.2
2 yrs ANA NHL 82 0.05 0.41 0.46 0.14 0.73 1.66 4 35 39 12 107 39 92 19 -5 2.2 3.4 5.6
1 yr FLA NHL 7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.86 1.14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -7 -0.1 -0.4 -0.5
Career NHL 481 0.10 0.43 0.54 0.17 0.80 1.47 56 223 279 91 605 238 515 125 -30 19.6 19.7 39.4

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 23 PIT NHL 5 1 1 2 1 -4 6 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 114 23:51
2007-08 24 PIT NHL 20 1 5 6 2 8 25 0 1 0 0 37 2.7 415 21:46
2008-09 25 ANA NHL 13 1 5 6 2 -1 9 0 1 0 0 9 11.1 280 22:34
Career NHL 38 3 11 14 5 3 40 0 3 0 0 50 6.0 810 21:19

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
1999-00 16 Thayer Academy High-MA 22 5 33 38 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2000-01 17 U.S. National Team Development Program U-18 40 7 23 30 0 64 7 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2000-01 17 U.S. National Team Development Program USHL 20 2 8 10 0 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2000-01 17 United States WJ18-A 6 0 1 1 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2001-02 18 Boston University Terriers H-East 35 4 17 21 0 46 4 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2001-02 18 United States WJC-A 7 1 2 3 2 20 0 1 0 0 0 0 0:00
2002-03 19 Boston University Terriers H-East 34 3 10 13 0 48 1 2 0 0 0 0 0:00
2002-03 19 United States WJC-A 7 1 4 5 3 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0:00
2003-04 20 Boston University Terriers H-East 38 9 16 25 0 56 5 4 0 1 0 0 0:00
2004-05 21 Wilkes-Barre Penguins AHL 80 6 35 41 -12 101 2 4 0 2 0 0 0:00
2005-06 22 Wilkes-Barre Penguins AHL 9 5 9 14 7 6 2 3 0 3 22 22.7 0 0:00
2008-09 25 Wilkes-Barre Penguins AHL 1 0 1 1 -1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0:00
2009-10 26 United States Olympics 6 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 3 Seasons AHL 90 11 45 56 -6 109 4 7 0 5 23 47.8 0 0:00
Career 3 Seasons H-East 107 16 43 59 0 150 10 6 0 1 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season High-MA 22 5 33 38 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season Olympics 6 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season U-18 40 7 23 30 0 64 7 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season USHL 20 2 8 10 0 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season WJ18-A 6 0 1 1 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 2 Seasons WJC-A 14 2 6 8 5 34 0 2 0 0 0 0 0:00

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
2003-04 20 Wilkes-Barre Penguins AHL 20 1 9 10 6 1 0 0 0
2004-05 21 Wilkes-Barre Penguins AHL 11 2 7 9 2 12 1 1 0 0
2005-06 22 Wilkes-Barre Penguins AHL 11 1 4 5 -2 8 1 0 0 0 26 3.8
Career 3 Seasons AHL 42 4 20 24 0 26 3 1 0 0 26 3.8
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2010 USA 0 0 -1 0 0 20
Car 0 0 -1 0 0 20

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 8 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Ryan Whitney 9.8 6.9 6.7 5.0 4.8 2.3 2.2 2.0
Richard Smehlik 91.1 9.4 6.7 5.2 5.0 3.8 3.4 2.6
Teppo Numminen 91.0 7.7 6.2 5.2 5.1 3.9 2.3 2.2
Butch Bouchard 90.4 8.2 5.9 5.9 5.3 4.1 3.5 1.6
Niklas Kronwall 90.0 8.3 7.0 6.7 4.9 3.8 2.3 1.3
Zarley Zalapski 89.2 8.3 7.0 6.5 5.8 5.5 2.7 1.9
Charlie Huddy 89.1 9.1 7.5 6.2 5.1 3.8 2.9 1.0
Gary Sargent 88.3 9.0 8.0 7.1 6.2 4.8 2.0 1.2
Bryan McCabe 88.3 9.1 6.7 6.5 5.4 3.9 3.8 3.3
Rick Lanz 88.2 7.9 6.5 6.5 5.1 3.4 2.1 1.6
Tom Kurvers 87.6 8.3 6.9 5.4 5.3 4.9 3.2 2.8
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Ryan Whitney 9.8 6.9 6.7 5.0 4.8 2.3 2.2 2.0
Gary Sargent 87.7 9.0 8.0 7.1 6.2 4.8 2.0 1.7 1.2
Niklas Kronwall 85.4 8.3 7.0 6.7 6.7 4.9 4.8 3.8 2.3 1.3
Ken Reardon 84.8 7.2 6.3 5.6 5.2 4.3 2.7 2.3
Dennis Wideman 84.7 10.5 8.2 7.4 6.2 5.5 3.7 3.5 3.2
Kent Douglas 84.4 6.6 6.6 6.0 5.6 5.1 2.9 2.3
Andrej Meszaros 84.3 8.2 7.5 5.7 4.6 3.6 3.0 2.5 -0.3
Dan Girardi 83.5 7.2 6.7 6.6 5.2 4.5 2.7 1.9
Marc-Edouard Vlasic 83.4 8.2 6.6 5.9 5.0 4.8 3.9 3.0
Alexander Edler 83.1 8.3 7.2 6.8 5.9 5.5 4.0 1.0
Rick Lanz 83.0 7.9 6.5 6.5 5.1 3.4 3.4 2.1 1.6 0.6 0.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

February 26, 2009: Traded to Anaheim by Pittsburgh for Chris Kunitz and Eric Tangradi, February 26, 2009.

March 3, 2010: Traded to Edmonton by Anaheim with Anaheim's 6th round choice (Brandon Davidson) in 2010 Entry Draft for Lubomir Visnovsky, March 3, 2010.

December 28, 2010: Missed majority of 2010-11 due to ankle injury vs. Buffalo, December 28, 2010.

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