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Michael Blunden

27-Year-Old Right Wing – Montreal Canadiens

2013-14 NHL Stats

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2013 NHL Projections

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2013-14 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Blunden continued his split-duty career in the Montreal organization, skating for both the parent club and the AHL affiliate in Hamilton for the second straight season. He showed some offense for the Bulldogs, registering 22 points (10 goals, 12 assists) in 54 games, his hig...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 216   DOB: 12/15/1986   BORN: Toronto, Ontario   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #43 Overall in 2005   Show ContractHide Contract

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Blunden signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Canadiens in June of 2013.

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Michael Blunden 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
2006-07 19 9 0 0 0 -5 10 10 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2007-08 20 1 0 0 0 -1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2009-10 22 40 2 2 4 3 59 40 5.0 0 0 7:54 0 0 0 0:05 82 7
2010-11 23 NHL CLS 1 0 0 0 -1 0 2 0.0 0 0 10:31 0 0 0 0:00 6 0
2011-12 24 NHL MON 39 2 2 4 -1 27 34 5.9 0 0 9:22 0 0 0 0:03 104 15
2012-13 25 NHL MON 5 0 0 0 -1 4 5 0.0 0 0 8:21 0 0 0 0:00 2 3
2013-14 26 NHL MON 7 0 0 0 -2 5 2 0.0 0 0 6:08 0 0 0 0:00 16 3
2013-14 26 AHL HAM 66 18 18 36 -7 79 0 4

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Michael Blunden – Playing Time Overview

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Time On Ice Stats

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Average Time On Ice in 2013-14

During an average game, Michael Blunden was on the ice for 6:08.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2013-14

During an average game, Michael Blunden was on the ice for 0:00 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2011-12 9:22 0:03
2012-13 8:21 0:00
2013-14 6:08 0:00

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Michael Blunden 2013-14 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 16 at TB Did Not Play
Apr 12 NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 5:47 0:00
Apr 10 NYI Did Not Play
Apr 9 at CHI Did Not Play
Apr 5 DET Did Not Play
Apr 4 at OTT Did Not Play
Apr 1 at TB Did Not Play
Mar 29 at FLA Did Not Play
Mar 27 at DET Did Not Play
Mar 25 BUF Did Not Play
Mar 24 at BOS Did Not Play
Mar 22 at TOR Did Not Play
Mar 20 CLS Did Not Play
Mar 18 COL Did Not Play
Mar 16 at BUF Did Not Play
Mar 15 OTT Did Not Play
Mar 12 BOS Did Not Play
Mar 8 at SJ Did Not Play
Mar 6 at PHO Did Not Play
Mar 5 at ANH Did Not Play
Mar 3 at LA Did Not Play
Mar 1 TOR Did Not Play
Feb 27 at PIT Did Not Play
Feb 26 DET Did Not Play
Feb 8 at CAR Did Not Play
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Feb 6 VAN Did Not Play
Feb 4 CGY Did Not Play
Feb 2 WPG Did Not Play
Feb 1 TB Did Not Play
Jan 30 at BOS Did Not Play
Jan 28 CAR Did Not Play
Jan 25 WAS Did Not Play
Jan 24 at DET Did Not Play
Jan 22 at PIT Did Not Play
Jan 18 at TOR Did Not Play
Jan 16 at OTT Did Not Play
Jan 14 NJ Did Not Play
Jan 11 CHI Did Not Play
Jan 8 at PHI Did Not Play
Jan 6 FLA Did Not Play
Jan 4 OTT Did Not Play
Jan 2 at DAL Did Not Play
Dec 31 at CAR Did Not Play
Dec 29 at FLA Did Not Play
Dec 28 at TB Did Not Play
Dec 21 at NSH Did Not Play
Dec 19 at STL Did Not Play
Dec 17 PHO Did Not Play
Dec 15 FLA Did Not Play
Dec 14 at NYI Did Not Play
Dec 12 at PHI Did Not Play
Dec 10 LA Did Not Play
Dec 7 BUF Did Not Play
Dec 5 BOS Did Not Play
Dec 4 at NJ Did Not Play
Dec 2 NJ Did Not Play
Nov 30 TOR Did Not Play
Nov 29 at WAS Did Not Play
Nov 27 at BUF Did Not Play
Nov 23 PIT Did Not Play
Nov 22 at WAS Did Not Play
Nov 19 MIN Did Not Play
Nov 16 NYR Did Not Play
Nov 15 at CLS Did Not Play
Nov 12 TB Did Not Play
Nov 10 NYI Did Not Play
Nov 7 at OTT Did Not Play
Nov 5 STL Did Not Play
Nov 2 at COL Did Not Play
Nov 1 at MIN 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 5:16 0:00
Oct 29 DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 1 6:58 0:00
Oct 28 at NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 5:58 0:00
Oct 26 SJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 6:54 0:00
Oct 24 ANH 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 0 5:28 0:02
Oct 22 EDM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 6:35 0:00
Oct 19 NSH Did Not Play
Oct 17 CLS Did Not Play
Oct 15 at WPG Did Not Play
Oct 12 at VAN Did Not Play
Oct 10 at EDM Did Not Play
Oct 9 at CGY Did Not Play
Oct 5 PHI Did Not Play
Oct 1 TOR Did Not Play

Michael Blunden: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Blunden was sent down to AHL Hamilton on Sunday, Arpon Basu of LNH.com reports.

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Blunden had 6:35 of ice time with one shot on net, one blocked shot, two hits and finished at plus-1 in Tuesday night's loss to the Oilers. He was called up from AHL Hamilton on Monday after Montreal suffered a rash of injuries at the forward position.

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Blunden was recalled from AHL Hamilton on Monday, the Montreal Gazette's Dave Stubbs reports.

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Blunden cleared waivers on Friday.

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Blunden signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Canadiens on Friday, the Montreal Gazette reports.

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Blunden, who was called up from AHL Hamilton on Friday, was in the Montreal lineup Saturday night. He skated 10 shifts for 5:57 of ice time in a loss to Buffalo.

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Blunden was recalled from AHL Hamilton on Friday, the Montreal Gazette reports.

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Blunden made his season debut Saturday night in Montreal's win over New Jersey.

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Blunden was recalled from AHL Hamilton on Friday, Renaud Lavoie of RDS.ca reports.

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Blunden was assigned to AHL Hamilton on Wednesday, TSN.ca reports.

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Blunden will not play in Saturday's season opener against the Maple Leafs, Renaud Lavoie of RDS reports.

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Blunden, who was waived Thursday, has made the Canadiens' opening-night roster, the Montreal Gazette reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2013-14

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2012-13

Blunden, who was re-signed to a one-year, two-way contract this past summer, will be roster fringe for the Canadiens, playing some on the fourth line or being a healthy scratch. His greatest asset is his size and credit him for knowing what to do with it. He had four points, 104 hits and 27 penalty minutes in 39 games with the Habs. He's part of the crew Montreal signed during the offseason, intending to make them a tougher opponent, along with Brandon Prust and Ryan White; the Canadiens have some tough hombres to battle the more physical teams in the NHL.

2011-12

Blunden has a smattering of NHL experience (51 with Chicago and Columbus), which might come in handy when the Canadiens are filling out the final forward spots on the roster. He's a big guy who uses it well, crashing boards and in the corners. Blunden is not a gifted scorer, but is willing to get to the net and play in the rough areas.

2010-11

If the fourth liner sticks in the NHL all season, he could collect triple-digit PIMs, but he's got no other fantasy upside.

2009-10

Physical depth forward could get a shot at a fourth line role with the Blue Jackets.

2008-09

Blunden has been working hard to overcome his injury-prone past. He took a large step forward last year by playing in a career high 74 games for the Rockford Icehogs, second most on the team. Blunden needs some more seasoning to hone his scoring ability. Expect him to spend a lot of time with the Icehogs during the 2008-09 season.

2007-08

Blunden will start the season at Rockford of the AHL. Was a slight disappointment in training camp this season and showed that he needs more seasoning. Is lumped in with a bunch of prospects in the Hawks organization. Will need to break out of that pack.

2006-07

The 19-year-old who will turn 20 in December should be playing at Norfolk for the full season to improve on his agility. Playing in 11 games for the Admirals in 2005-06, Blunden recorded a goal and five assists. The 6-foot-3, 203 pound right winger was a member of Team Canada in the 2006 World Junior Championships.

2004-05