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Shawn Thornton

36-Year-Old Left Wing – Florida Panthers

2015-16 NHL Stats

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4

PP Pts

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-2

PIM

80

2015 NHL Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

At 38 years old, Thornton isn't even the oldest player in the locker room for the Panthers, but he still provides a needed physical, veteran presence on the wing. Serving primarily as the Panthers' 12th forward last season, Thornton didn't showcase much offensive prowess, sc...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 217   DOB: 7/23/1979   BORN: Oshawa, Ontario   DRAFTED: 7th Rd, #190 Overall in 1997   Show ContractHide Contract

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Shawn Thornton Contract Information:

Agreed to terms on a one-year contract extension in February of 2016.

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Shawn Thornton NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2005-06 26 10 0 0 0 -5 16 16 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2006-07 27 48 2 7 9 3 88 60 3.3 0 0 0 0 0
2007-08 28 58 4 3 7 -1 74 65 6.2 1 0 0 0 0
2008-09 29 79 6 5 11 -2 123 136 4.4 2 0 10:02 0 0 0 0:04 114 7
2009-10 30 74 1 9 10 -9 141 119 0.8 0 0 9:03 0 0 0 0:03 110 17
2010-11 31 NHL BOS 79 10 10 20 8 122 151 6.6 2 0 10:05 0 0 0 0:09 141 18
2011-12 32 NHL BOS 81 5 8 13 -7 154 114 4.4 0 1 9:11 0 0 0 0:04 91 12
2012-13 33 NHL BOS 45 3 4 7 1 60 55 5.5 0 0 8:06 0 0 0 0:02 77 13
2013-14 34 NHL BOS 64 5 3 8 3 74 93 5.4 1 0 8:48 0 0 0 0:03 111 19
2014-15 35 NHL FLA 46 1 4 5 -13 50 53 1.9 0 0 9:35 0 0 0 0:05 93 5
2015-16 36 NHL FLA 50 1 4 5 -2 80 58 1.7 0 0 8:41 0 0 0 0:07 73 2

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Shawn Thornton – Playing Time Overview

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#4 Right Wing

2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

8:41

Average Time On Ice

On average, Shawn Thornton was on the ice for 8:41.

0:07

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Shawn Thornton was on the ice for 0:07 during power plays.

0:00

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Shawn Thornton was on the ice for 0:00 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 8:48 0:03 0:00
2014-15 9:35 0:05 0:01
2015-16 8:41 0:07 0:00

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Shawn Thornton
Calculate Stats Over Any Time Period Just click on any two dates to see the totals.
Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 24 @NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 6:29 0:00
Apr 22 NYI Did Not Play
Apr 20 @NYI Did Not Play
Apr 17 @NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 5:54 0:00
Apr 15 NYI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 0 7:03 0:00
Apr 14 NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 9:15 0:02
Apr 9 CAR 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 11:39 0:00
Apr 7 @OTT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 12:13 0:00
Apr 5 @MON 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 9:30 0:00
Apr 4 @TOR Did Not Play
Apr 2 MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 10:14 0:10
Mar 31 NJD 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 0 7:54 0:12
Mar 29 TOR Did Not Play
Mar 26 @TAM Did Not Play
Mar 24 @BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 7:08 0:12
Mar 21 @NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 8:17 0:00
Mar 19 DET Did Not Play
Mar 17 @TOR Did Not Play
Mar 15 @MON 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 8:29 0:19
Mar 14 @NYI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 6:47 0:00
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Mar 12 PHI Did Not Play
Mar 10 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 9:58 0:27
Mar 7 BOS 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 4:47 0:00
Mar 5 @ARI Did Not Play
Mar 3 @COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 6:02 0:00
Mar 1 @WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 8:07 0:05
Feb 28 @MIN Did Not Play
Feb 27 @CLM 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 5:58 0:23
Feb 25 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 7:25 0:11
Feb 20 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 8:48 0:00
Feb 18 SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 7:59 0:00
Feb 15 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 8:40 0:12
Feb 13 NAS Did Not Play
Feb 12 STL 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 5 0 11:50 0:00
Feb 9 @BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 12:07 0:00
Feb 8 @DET Did Not Play
Feb 6 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 8:04 0:11
Feb 4 DET Did Not Play
Feb 2 @WAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 5:41 0:00
Jan 26 TOR 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 13:22 0:00
Jan 23 TAM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 8:48 0:09
Jan 22 CHI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 11:12 0:31
Jan 18 EDM 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 10:01 0:36
Jan 17 @TAM Did Not Play
Jan 13 @CGY 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 12:15 0:06
Jan 11 @VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 9:35 0:00
Jan 10 @EDM Did Not Play
Jan 7 @OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 9:43 0:00
Jan 5 @BUF Did Not Play
Jan 3 MIN Did Not Play
Jan 2 NYR 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 4:56 0:00
Dec 29 MON Did Not Play
Dec 27 CLM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 7:46 0:00
Dec 22 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 6:54 0:00
Dec 20 VAN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 4 0 7:59 0:00
Dec 18 @CAR Did Not Play
Dec 17 @NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 10:59 0:00
Dec 15 @NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 7:59 0:06
Dec 12 @BOS 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 0 7:27 0:00
Dec 10 WAS Did Not Play
Dec 8 OTT Did Not Play
Dec 6 @NJD Did Not Play
Dec 4 @CLM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 8:10 0:00
Dec 3 @NAS Did Not Play
Dec 1 @STL 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 6:41 0:00
Nov 29 @DET Did Not Play
Nov 27 NYI Did Not Play
Nov 23 LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 7:53 0:01
Nov 21 NYR Did Not Play
Nov 19 ANA 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 7:54 0:00
Nov 16 TAM Did Not Play
Nov 14 @TAM 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 7:49 0:00
Nov 12 BUF Did Not Play
Nov 10 CGY Did Not Play
Nov 7 @LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 12:43 0:00
Nov 5 @SAN 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 9:47 0:00
Nov 4 @ANA Did Not Play
Oct 31 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 7:07 0:00
Oct 30 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 6:23 0:00
Oct 27 COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 8:20 0:00
Oct 24 @DAL 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 8:28 0:00
Oct 22 @CHI Did Not Play
Oct 20 @PIT Did Not Play
Oct 17 DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 5 0 11:11 0:00
Oct 15 BUF Did Not Play
Oct 13 @CAR Did Not Play
Oct 12 @PHI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 7:40 0:44
Oct 10 PHI 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 7:48 0:53

Shawn Thornton: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Thornton tallied an assist while taking one shot on goal and posting a minus-1 in Monday's loss to Edmonton.

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Thornton is likely to be scratched from Friday night's contest against the Islanders, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.

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Thornton is slated to be scratched for Saturday's game against the Lightning, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.

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Thornton tallied an assist on Vincent Trocheck's first third period goal and posted a plus-1 rating in Thursday's 6-1 victory over the Hurricanes.

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Thornton is slated to be scratched for Thursday's game against the Red Wings, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.

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Thornton posted a minus-1 with two shots on goal in 8:27 of ice time in Thursday's loss to the Blackhawks.

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Thornton (groin) was activated from injured reserve Thursday.

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Thornton (groin) is expected to play Thursday against the Blue Jackets, Jameson Olive of FOX Sports Florida reports.

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Thornton (groin) is not yet ready to return, but is closing in, Harvey Fialkov of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports.

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Thornton (groin) is expected to remain on injured reserve through the end of the All-Star break, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.

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Thornton (groin) resumed skating with the team Wednesday morning and appears ready to play, Harvey Fialkov of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

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Thornton (groin) got in a conditioning skate Friday morning, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2014-15

Thornton got into 64 games with Boston in 2013-14 recording eight points, 74 PIM, and delivering 111 hits with the Bruins in 2013-14 before taking his talents to South Beach on a two-year deal. As he reaches his mid-thirties, Thornton is really not much of a tough guy anymore, which used to make up for his lack of scoring skill. He is not likely to be much use in almost any fantasy leagues.

2013-14

Though he’ll never be a big factor on offense, Thornton does boast decent straight-line speed and competent puck skills that make him a steady cog on the Bruins’ fourth line. The key veteran leader racked up just seven points in 45 games this past season, along with 60 PIMs, while earning most of his keep as a grinder who is more than willing to drop his gloves when the situation calls for it.

2012-13

With just 13 points in 81 games this past year, Thornton is more valuable to the Bruins than he is to fantasy owners. Though he’ll never be a nifty offensive weapon, Thornton does possess decent straight-line speed and decent puck skills to go along with the pugilistic skills his job requires.

2011-12

Thornton's 10 goals and 10 assists this past season both represent career-highs for the B's gritty winger. He topped 100 PIMs for the third straight season, but despite his rep as a tough guy/grinder, he has decent skills which help bring an element of reliability to the B's effective (of late) fourth line.

2010-11

Thornton's grit and leadership are what keep him in Boston, and on the team's fourth line, but his penalty minutes are the only thing that would make him of interest to fantasy owners. Thornton's 21 fighting majors in 2009-10 led the Bruins, and he's put up 264 penalty minutes over the last two seasons combined.

2009-10

Thornton, a fourth-line regular, brings leadership and grit to the table, but his offensive upside is limited, making PIMs the only category he can really help fantasy owners in.

2008-09

A fourth-liner with little offensive upside, Thornton earns his keep with his gritty play. He'd need a few more PIMs though to make rostering him in fantasy leagues worthwhile.

2007-08

Thornton is strictly a fourth-liner, who is expected to be Boston's intimidator.

2006-07

Thornton was a minus-five with no points in 10 games last season, so it's likely he will spend nearly all of his season in the AHL barring injuries.

2005-06

Thornston is a defensive winger who has served his time in the minors. He had a cup of coffee with the Hawks in 2003-04. Last season, he logged 253 penalty minutes and has more than 2,000 in his minor league career.