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James Wisniewski

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Position: D ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 5-11 (180 cm)
Weight: 203 lbs. (92 kg)

Born: February 21, 1984 in Canton, Michigan
Draft: Chicago, 5th round (156th overall), 2002 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Plymouth Whalers



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
2005-06 21 CHI NHL 19 2 5 7 0 36 2 0 0 0 4 1 0 25 8.0 302 15:52
2006-07 22 CHI NHL 50 2 8 10 3 39 2 0 0 0 7 1 0 55 3.6 950 18:00
2007-08 23 CHI NHL 68 7 19 26 12 103 5 1 1 0 15 4 0 82 8.5 165 1156 17:00 0 0 113 67 11 22
2008-09 24 TOT NHL 48 3 21 24 9 30 2 1 0 0 11 10 0 89 3.4 189 953 19:51 0 0 90 60 14 25
2008-09 24 CHI NHL 31 2 11 13 6 14 1 1 0 0 6 5 0 70 2.9 140 597 19:15 0 0 51 31 8 14
2008-09 24 ANA NHL 17 1 10 11 3 16 1 0 0 0 5 5 0 19 5.3 49 356 20:57 0 0 39 29 6 11
2009-10 25 ANA NHL 69 3 27 30 -5 56 1 2 0 0 17 7 3 146 2.1 288 1680 24:21 0 0 129 102 27 49
2010-11 26 TOT NHL 75 10 41 51 -14 38 3 7 0 2 19 22 0 158 6.3 346 1721 22:56 0 0 105 119 34 66
2010-11 26 NYI NHL 32 3 18 21 -18 18 0 3 0 0 8 10 0 71 4.2 160 744 23:15 0 0 49 35 17 23
2010-11 26 MTL NHL 43 7 23 30 4 20 3 4 0 2 11 12 0 87 8.0 186 977 22:43 0 0 56 84 17 43
2011-12 27 CBJ NHL 48 6 21 27 -13 37 4 2 0 2 11 10 0 99 6.1 215 1190 24:48 0 1 0.0 50 74 15 22
2012-13 28 CBJ NHL 30 5 9 14 -1 15 1 4 0 0 7 1 1 62 8.1 137 685 22:50 0 0 53 48 11 15
2013-14 29 CBJ NHL 75 7 44 51 0 61 4 3 0 1 19 25 0 166 4.2 346 1697 22:37 0 0 100 73 18 37
2014-15 30 TOT NHL 69 8 26 34 -13 44 1 7 0 2 18 8 0 147 5.4 310 1462 21:11 0 0 115 81 12 33
2014-15 30 CBJ NHL 56 8 21 29 -10 34 1 7 0 2 14 7 0 127 6.3 266 1199 21:25 0 0 99 69 11 22
2014-15 30 ANA NHL 13 0 5 5 -3 10 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 20 0.0 44 263 20:13 0 0 16 12 1 11
4 yrs CBJ NHL 209 26 95 121 -24 147 10 16 0 5 51 43 1 454 5.7 964 4771 22:50 0 1 0.0 302 264 55 96
4 yrs CHI NHL 168 13 43 56 21 192 10 2 1 0 32 11 0 232 5.6 385 3004 17:53 0 0 164 98 19 36
3 yrs ANA NHL 99 4 42 46 -5 82 2 2 0 0 26 13 3 185 2.2 381 2299 23:13 0 0 184 143 34 71
1 yr MTL NHL 43 7 23 30 4 20 3 4 0 2 11 12 0 87 8.0 186 977 22:43 0 0 56 84 17 43
1 yr NYI NHL 32 3 18 21 -18 18 0 3 0 0 8 10 0 71 4.2 160 744 23:15 0 0 49 35 17 23
Career NHL 551 53 221 274 -22 459 25 27 1 7 128 89 4 1029 5.2 2076 11795 21:24 0 1 0.0 755 624 142 269

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 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 68 931.0 749 723 50.9 -1.6 580 568 50.5 -3.0 10.7 91.6 102.4 50.0 50.0
2008-09 24 2 Teams NHL 48 760 545 58.2 2.8 600 425 58.5 2.6 6.6 92.2 98.8 60.6 39.4
2008-09 24 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 31 449.7 487 325 60.0 2.1 383 255 60.0 1.6 5.9 93.0 98.8 63.1 36.9
2008-09 24 Anaheim Ducks NHL 17 285.3 273 220 55.4 2.9 217 170 56.1 3.1 8.0 91.0 99.0 55.6 44.4
2009-10 25 Anaheim Ducks NHL 69 1238.9 1187 1142 51.0 4.9 934 916 50.5 4.1 7.0 91.7 98.8 48.0 52.0
2010-11 26 2 Teams NHL 75 1296 1316 49.6 1.4 960 969 49.8 1.3 6.7 91.7 98.4 51.8 48.2
2010-11 26 New York Islanders NHL 32 515.9 501 529 48.6 3.8 351 400 46.7 1.2 5.5 88.5 94.0 45.4 54.6
2010-11 26 Montreal Canadiens NHL 43 767.6 795 787 50.3 -0.5 609 569 51.7 1.0 7.5 93.6 101.1 56.6 43.4
2011-12 27 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 48 894.4 777 912 46.0 -4.4 596 702 45.9 -4.3 7.3 91.3 98.6 48.9 51.1
2012-13 28 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 30 535.8 487 482 50.3 1.7 340 374 47.6 -0.9 8.6 92.1 100.7 54.1 45.9
2013-14 29 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 75 1224.0 1212 1039 53.8 4.1 898 780 53.5 3.9 8.4 91.8 100.1 50.5 49.5
2014-15 30 2 Teams NHL 69 1106 1086 50.5 3.1 819 826 49.8 1.9 7.7 90.0 97.7 52.3 47.7
2014-15 30 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 56 876.0 883 916 49.1 3.2 644 695 48.1 1.7 8.0 90.3 98.3 53.5 46.5
2014-15 30 Anaheim Ducks NHL 13 214.3 223 170 56.7 2.5 175 131 57.2 2.4 6.4 88.5 94.9 47.3 52.7
3 yrs NHL 13 1738.5 1683 1532 52.3 3.2 1326 1217 52.1 2.7 7.1 91.3 98.4 48.9 51.1
4 yrs NHL 56 3530.2 3359 3349 50.1 2.1 2478 2551 49.3 1.1 8.1 91.3 99.3 51.4 48.6
2 yrs NHL 68 1380.7 1236 1048 54.1 -0.1 963 823 53.9 -1.1 8.8 92.0 100.8 54.5 45.5
3 yrs NHL 75 3162 2947 51.8 2.8 2379 2220 51.7 2.2 7.0 91.1 98.2 53.7 46.3
Career NHL 13 7932.8 10736 10192 51.3 2.2 8106 7780 51.0 1.5 7.5 91.4 98.9 52.1 47.9

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
2005-06 21 CHI NHL 19 2 0.11 0.26 0.37 0.13 1.89 1.32 2 5 7 2 14 1 19 6 0 0.5 0.7 1.2
2006-07 22 CHI NHL 50 3 0.04 0.16 0.20 0.07 0.78 1.10 2 8 10 3 39 5 39 8 3 0.2 2.4 2.6
2007-08 23 CHI NHL 68 9 0.10 0.28 0.38 0.13 1.51 1.21 8 20 28 10 57 7 43 5 12 2.3 3.1 5.4
2008-09 24 TOT NHL 48 7 0.06 0.44 0.50 0.15 0.63 1.85 3 21 24 7 51 18 40 16 9 1.7 2.6 4.2
2008-09 24 CHI NHL 31 4 0.06 0.35 0.42 0.13 0.45 2.26 2 11 13 4 28 9 24 11 6 0.8 1.6 2.5
2008-09 24 ANA NHL 17 3 0.06 0.59 0.65 0.19 0.94 1.12 1 10 11 3 23 9 16 5 3 0.8 1.0 1.8
2009-10 25 ANA NHL 69 9 0.04 0.39 0.43 0.13 0.81 2.12 3 28 31 9 69 16 94 36 -5 1.6 2.8 4.5
2010-11 26 TOT NHL 75 17 0.13 0.55 0.68 0.22 0.51 2.11 11 44 55 18 92 42 77 13 -14 4.8 2.8 7.6
2010-11 26 NYI NHL 32 7 0.09 0.56 0.66 0.20 0.56 2.22 3 19 22 7 34 17 40 5 -18 1.8 0.0 1.8
2010-11 26 MTL NHL 43 10 0.16 0.53 0.70 0.23 0.47 2.02 8 25 33 11 58 25 37 8 4 2.9 2.8 5.7
2011-12 27 CBJ NHL 48 9 0.13 0.44 0.56 0.19 0.77 2.06 7 23 30 10 50 16 59 12 -13 2.3 1.5 3.9
2012-13 28 CBJ NHL 30 5 0.17 0.30 0.47 0.17 0.50 2.07 10 17 27 10 32 9 26 2 -1 1.3 1.5 2.8
2013-14 29 CBJ NHL 75 16 0.09 0.59 0.68 0.21 0.81 2.21 8 48 56 17 92 35 78 21 0 4.5 3.8 8.3
2014-15 30 TOT NHL 69 11 0.12 0.38 0.49 0.16 0.64 2.13 9 28 37 13 73 24 72 9 -13 2.9 1.6 4.5
2014-15 30 CBJ NHL 56 10 0.14 0.38 0.52 0.18 0.61 2.27 9 23 32 11 64 23 60 8 -10 2.6 1.4 4.0
2014-15 30 ANA NHL 13 1 0.00 0.38 0.38 0.10 0.77 1.54 0 5 5 1 9 1 12 1 -3 0.2 0.2 0.4
4 yrs CBJ NHL 209 40 0.12 0.45 0.58 0.19 0.70 2.17 34 111 145 49 238 83 223 43 -24 10.8 8.2 19.0
4 yrs CHI NHL 168 19 0.08 0.26 0.33 0.11 1.14 1.38 14 44 58 20 138 22 125 30 21 3.9 7.7 11.6
3 yrs ANA NHL 99 14 0.04 0.42 0.46 0.14 0.83 1.87 4 43 47 14 101 26 122 42 -5 2.7 4.0 6.7
1 yr MTL NHL 43 10 0.16 0.53 0.70 0.23 0.47 2.02 8 25 33 11 58 25 37 8 4 2.9 2.8 5.7
1 yr NYI NHL 32 7 0.09 0.56 0.66 0.20 0.56 2.22 3 19 22 7 34 17 40 5 -18 1.8 0.0 1.8
Career NHL 551 88 0.10 0.40 0.50 0.16 0.83 1.87 63 242 305 100 569 173 547 128 -22 22.1 22.7 44.8

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 24 ANA NHL 12 1 2 3 0 10 1 0 0 0 16 6.3 38 244 20:22 0 0 36 12 1 11
2010-11 26 MTL NHL 6 0 2 2 -3 7 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 18 134 22:23 0 0 9 11 2 5
2013-14 29 CBJ NHL 6 0 2 2 -7 10 0 0 0 0 12 0.0 23 149 24:45 0 0 14 7 3 4
Career NHL 24 1 6 7 -10 27 1 0 0 0 35 2.9 79 527 21:58 0 0 59 30 6 20

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 Anaheim Ducks NHL 12 192.0 172 190 47.5 4.1 128 152 45.7 1.7 6.9 94.9 101.8 44.5 55.5
2010-11 26 Montreal Canadiens NHL 6 112.5 115 127 47.5 0.5 81 95 46.0 -1.4 6.1 90.7 96.7 51.2 48.8
2013-14 29 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 6 105.4 119 109 52.2 7.5 83 85 49.4 6.9 5.0 87.5 92.5 56.9 43.1
Career NHL 12 409.9 406 426 48.8 4.2 292 332 46.8 2.3 6.1 91.8 97.9 49.8 50.2

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 Detroit Compuware Ambassadors NAHL 50 5 11 16 67
2000-01 16 Plymouth Whalers OHL 53 6 23 29 72
2001-02 17 Plymouth Whalers OHL 62 11 25 36 100
2001-02 17 United States WJ18-A 3 1 2 3 5 6 1 0 0 0
2002-03 18 Plymouth Whalers OHL 52 18 34 52 35 60 7 11 0
2002-03 18 United States WJC-A 7 0 4 4 -1 6 0 0 0 0
2003-04 19 Plymouth Whalers OHL 50 17 53 70 31 63 5 11 1
2003-04 19 United States WJC-A 6 1 3 4 5 4 0 1 0 1
2004-05 20 Norfolk Admirals AHL 66 7 18 25 4 110 3 3 1 1
2005-06 21 Norfolk Admirals AHL 61 7 28 35 4 67 3 3 1 2 161 4.3
2006-07 22 Norfolk Admirals AHL 10 0 6 6 5 8 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
2007-08 23 United States WC-A 6 1 2 3 2 6 1 0 0 0
2008-09 24 Rockford IceHogs AHL 2 3 1 4 4 0 2 1 0 0 5 60.0
Career 4 Seasons AHL 139 17 53 70 17 185 8 7 2 3 176 5.7
Career 1 Season NAHL 50 5 11 16 67
Career 4 Seasons OHL 217 52 135 187 66 295 12 22 1
Career 1 Season WC-A 6 1 2 3 2 6 1 0 0 0
Career 1 Season WJ18-A 3 1 2 3 5 6 1 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons WJC-A 13 1 7 8 4 10 0 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
1999-00 15 Detroit Compuware Ambassadors NAHL 5 0 3 3 4
2000-01 16 Plymouth Whalers OHL 19 3 10 13 34
2001-02 17 Plymouth Whalers OHL 6 1 2 3 6
2002-03 18 Plymouth Whalers OHL 18 2 10 12 -1 14 2 0 0
2003-04 19 Plymouth Whalers OHL 9 3 7 10 -4 8 0 3 0
2004-05 20 Norfolk Admirals AHL 5 1 3 4 -1 2 1 0 0 1
2005-06 21 Norfolk Admirals AHL 4 1 2 3 0 6 0 1 0 0 8 12.5
Career 2 Seasons AHL 9 2 5 7 -1 8 1 1 0 1 8 12.5
Career 1 Season NAHL 5 0 3 3 4
Career 4 Seasons OHL 52 9 29 38 -5 62 2 3 0

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 10 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
James Wisniewski 8.3 7.6 5.4 4.5 4.5 4.2 3.9 2.8 2.6 1.2
Jack Brownschidle 93.5 8.4 4.9 4.6 4.1 4.0 2.7 1.7
Braydon Coburn 92.4 7.9 5.5 4.7 4.1 3.8 2.1 0.0
Bob Turner 90.7 7.1 5.1 4.4 4.1 3.6 3.5 2.9
Ed Kea 90.6 7.3 5.6 5.0 4.6 3.3 3.2 0.4
Lyle Odelein 90.5 7.2 5.5 4.6 4.5 2.3 1.8 0.4
Pavel Kubina 90.4 7.7 6.3 5.0 4.1 3.4 2.4 0.6
Kyle McLaren 90.1 6.5 5.1 4.8 4.5 3.4 2.5 1.1
Mark Tinordi 89.9 6.8 5.3 4.5 3.9 3.2 1.8 0.8
Keith Ballard 89.4 6.9 5.5 5.1 5.0 4.2 2.8 1.5
Jordan Leopold 88.9 7.9 5.5 5.5 4.1 3.0 2.2 0.6
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
James Wisniewski 8.3 7.6 5.4 4.5 4.5 4.2 3.9 2.8 2.6 1.2
Braydon Coburn 92.4 7.9 5.5 4.7 4.1 3.8 3.3 2.2 2.1 0.7 0.0
Jack Brownschidle 90.7 8.4 4.9 4.6 4.1 4.0 2.7 1.7 1.1 0.1
Keith Ballard 89.4 6.9 5.5 5.1 5.0 4.2 2.8 1.5 1.3 0.6 0.0
Francois Beauchemin 88.0 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.8 4.7 4.5 4.5 3.9 3.6 1.1 -0.1
Kurtis Foster 87.1 6.2 5.6 4.1 3.9 3.5 2.0 1.5 1.0 0.1 -0.1
Dennis Seidenberg 86.9 6.4 5.3 5.2 4.9 4.8 3.8 3.5 2.6 2.4 2.0 0.6 -0.3
Karel Rachunek 86.5 6.7 6.0 4.2 4.0 3.7 3.4 0.1
Darryl Edestrand 86.1 7.6 5.6 4.9 3.1 2.9 1.9 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.0
Ian White 85.4 8.0 7.5 4.9 4.8 4.2 3.1 1.7 1.1
Carlo Colaiacovo 85.3 6.3 5.1 4.6 4.2 3.3 1.5 1.2 0.9 0.6 0.2 0.1 -0.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

March 4, 2009: Traded to Anaheim by Chicago with Petri Kontiola for Samuel Pahlsson, Logan Stephenson and future considerations, March 4, 2009.

July 30, 2010: Traded to NY Islanders by Anaheim for NY Islanders' 3rd round choice (Joseph Cramarossa) in 2011 Entry Draft, July 30, 2010.

December 28, 2010: Traded to Montreal by NY Islanders for Montreal's 2nd round compensatory choice (Johan Sundstrom) in 2011 Entry Draft, December 28, 2010.

June 29, 2011: Traded to Columbus by Montreal for Columbus's 5th round choice (Charles Hudson) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 29, 2011.

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