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Jordan Staal

26-Year-Old Center – Carolina Hurricanes

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Let’s face it -- when Staal was traded from the powerhouse Pittsburgh Penguins to the lowly Carolina Hurricanes three seasons ago, very few (if any) observers expected him to start putting up career numbers. And so far? No surprises. In his second season with the ‘Canes, Sta...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220   DOB: 9/10/1988   BORN: Thunder Bay, Ontario   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #2 Overall in 2006   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jordan Staal Contract Information:

Signed a 10-year extension with Carolina on July 1, 2012. He will earn $60 million over the course of the deal.

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Staal recorded an assist in Thursday's 5-2 upset win over the Penguins. It was his 19th point in 37 games since returning in December from a broken leg.

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Jordan Staal NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2006-07 18 81 29 13 42 16 24 131 22.1 4 7 4 0 4
2007-08 19 82 12 16 28 -5 55 183 6.6 4 0 3 0 3
2008-09 20 82 22 27 49 5 37 166 13.3 3 1 19:51 2 4 6 2:19 156 55
2009-10 21 82 21 28 49 19 57 195 10.8 1 2 19:24 1 3 4 1:54 121 41
2010-11 22 NHL PIT 42 11 19 30 7 24 91 12.1 4 0 21:21 3 4 7 3:54 70 13
2011-12 23 NHL PIT 62 25 25 50 11 34 149 16.8 0 3 20:03 5 2 7 2:11 101 23
2012-13 24 NHL CAR 48 10 21 31 -18 32 114 8.8 1 0 20:06 1 6 7 2:18 105 20
2013-14 25 NHL CAR 82 15 25 40 2 34 165 9.1 2 1 18:57 2 8 10 2:15 194 37
2014-15 26 NHL CAR 39 4 16 20 -7 14 76 5.3 1 0 18:25 1 6 7 2:01 72 13
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Jordan Staal – Playing Time Overview

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  1. Jordan Staal
  2. Victor Rask
  3. Riley Nash  DTD
  4. Jay McClement
Carolina Hurricanes

Time On Ice Stats

18:25

Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Jordan Staal was on the ice for 18:25.

2:01

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Jordan Staal was on the ice for 2:01 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 20:06 2:18
2013-14 18:57 2:15
2014-15 18:25 2:01

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Jordan Staal 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Mar 29 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 4 0 20:37 2:32
Mar 28 NJ 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 8 0 20:58 2:00
Mar 26 PIT 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 19:48 2:04
Mar 23 CHI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 17:55 1:24
Mar 21 NYR 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 1 19:01 1:08
Mar 19 at MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 16:32 1:11
Mar 17 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 19:44 2:10
Mar 15 at CLS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 20:47 3:02
Mar 14 FLA 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 19:20 0:51
Mar 12 DAL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 6 1 20:05 1:31
Mar 10 CLS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 17:23 1:33
Mar 8 EDM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 17:17 3:03
Mar 6 MIN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 0 17:51 2:20
Mar 2 at CHI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 18:33 2:00
Feb 28 at NYI 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 17:41 3:50
Feb 27 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 0 21:43 2:11
Feb 24 PHI 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 3 33.3 3 0 17:21 1:34
Feb 21 at NJ 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 16:28 0:58
Feb 20 TOR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 2 0 18:22 1:44
Feb 17 NYI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 17:26 1:05
Feb 16 at OTT 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 16:12 1:07
Feb 14 at MIN 0 1 1 -2 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 21:17 3:18
Feb 12 ANH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 0 19:27 1:33
Feb 7 at SJ 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 16:35 2:28
Feb 5 at ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 5 0 22:01 4:44
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Feb 3 at ANH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 14.3 1 1 16:15 2:00
Jan 31 at NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 17:21 1:58
Jan 30 STL 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 4 2 20:08 0:10
Jan 27 TB 0 2 2 2 2 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 18:05 2:19
Jan 19 at TOR 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 15:22 1:48
Jan 17 at OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 16:02 2:11
Jan 16 VAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 16:26 2:32
Jan 13 COL 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 1 0 18:33 0:00
Jan 10 at STL 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 18:27 2:51
Jan 8 BUF 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 15:51 3:00
Jan 6 at NSH 0 1 1 -1 2 0 1 0 3 0.0 1 2 18:59 2:19
Jan 4 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 18:52 2:00
Jan 2 PHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 18:17 2:14
Dec 31 at PIT Did Not Play
Dec 29 MON 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 3 0 19:01 1:44
Dec 27 at TB Did Not Play
Dec 23 at NJ Did Not Play
Dec 21 at NYR Did Not Play
Dec 20 NYR Did Not Play
Dec 18 TOR Did Not Play
Dec 16 at MON Did Not Play
Dec 13 at PHI Did Not Play
Dec 11 at TB Did Not Play
Dec 8 NJ Did Not Play
Dec 7 DET Did Not Play
Dec 4 WAS Did Not Play
Dec 2 NSH Did Not Play
Nov 29 PIT Did Not Play
Nov 28 at PIT Did Not Play
Nov 26 at FLA Did Not Play
Nov 22 at COL Did Not Play
Nov 20 at LA Did Not Play
Nov 18 at DAL Did Not Play
Nov 16 SJ Did Not Play
Nov 15 at BOS Did Not Play
Nov 13 WPG Did Not Play
Nov 10 CGY Did Not Play
Nov 8 at WAS Did Not Play
Nov 7 CLS Did Not Play
Nov 4 at CLS Did Not Play
Nov 2 LA Did Not Play
Nov 1 ARI Did Not Play
Oct 28 at VAN Did Not Play
Oct 24 at EDM Did Not Play
Oct 23 at CGY Did Not Play
Oct 21 at WPG Did Not Play
Oct 16 at NYR Did Not Play
Oct 14 BUF Did Not Play
Oct 11 at NYI Did Not Play
Oct 10 NYI Did Not Play

Jordan Staal: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Staal collected an assist Tuesday, but the Hurricanes ultimately took a 4-3 shootout loss to the Blue Jackets.

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Staal netted a power-play goal on one of his three shot attempts in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Flyers.

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Staal had an assist in Saturday's 5-4 win over the Sharks, giving him 11 points in 16 games since returning from a fractured fibula in December.

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Staal posted his second straight two-assist game Tuesday, helping out on brother Eric's game-opening goal and Justin Faulk's power-play tally in a win over Tampa Bay.

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Staal tallied a pair of assists, both on goals by older brother Eric, in Monday's 4-1 win over the Maple Leafs.

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Staal notched his first goal of the season Tuesday, opening the scoring at 14:05 of the first period in an eventual shootout win over the Avs.

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Staal (lower body) was on the ice for morning skate and is in line to play Friday versus the Flyers, Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News & Observer reports.

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Staal (leg) will not play Wednesday night against the Penguins, NHL.com's Michael Smith reports.

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Staal (leg) was on the ice for morning skate and appears set to play Wednesday versus the Penguins.

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Staal (leg) is practicing Tuesday, NHL.com's Michael Smith reports.

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Staal received treatment on his leg after Monday's game, Luke DeCock of the Raleigh News & Observer reports.

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Staal (leg) will play Monday against the Canadiens.

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2014-15

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2013-14

In his first season with Carolina following his departure from Pittsburgh the season before, Jordan Staal managed a respectable 21 points in 48 games, however his minus-18 rating was second-worst on the team. He should open the upcoming season firmly entrenched as the 'Canes' second-line center, alongside Jeff Skinner and Tuomo Ruutu. Jordan Staal may not be playing with the likes of Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin anymore, but he's carving out a nice little niche for himself in Carolina. He makes for a decent mid-round fantasy selection in most formats.

2012-13

When Staal turned down a lucrative, 10-year offer from the Penguins in June, essentially forcing a trade to Carolina, it became apparent that he wanted to skate alongside his brother, Eric. Jordan posted a career-high 50 points, needing just 62 games to do so while the 25 goals were the highest mark since the 29 he tallied as a rookie six seasons earlier. He's long been in the shadow of two of the leagues top centers in Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby and many have wondered what Jordan Staal could do when given a top-six role. During his career, Staal has certainly been one of the top third-line centers in the league, and has filled in nicely when Crosby and Malkin were injured. Staal gets his chance at top forward minutes this season in Carolina and could be in for a strong season and there can be no doubt that Jordan would stake a huge portion of his career on the chances to develop some serious chemistry with Eric. If the Thunder Bay natives are that confident in the situation, shouldn't you be as well?

2011-12

Staal made his 2010-11 debut in the Winter Classic last year after suffering a foot infection and a broken wrist. When he returned, the big center scored 11 goals and picked up 19 helpers in 42 contests, representing his highest scoring rate in five NHL seasons. There remains debate as to whether Staal is a top-six player or a strong No. 3 center at this stage of his career, but the Pens may experiment with Staal alongside Evgeni Malkin in 2011-12. The team wanted to pair up the two last year, but injuries to both players prevented such a development. It's hard to believe that Staal is still only 22 years of age, but that youthfulness could mean there is still room for improvement.

2010-11

Staal rounds out the list of immensely talented centers that play for Pittsburgh. Husky and strong, the 21-year-old has only missed one game in four seasons, though the two surgeries he underwent on his right foot in May and June caused an infection that will force him out for the month of October. For that reason, he could prove to be a good value if he drops too far in drafts and pools.

2009-10

Staal signed a four-year, $16 million contract extension in January that immediately became a lightening rod for controversy. On one hand, how could a team justify paying big bucks to a third-line center, no matter how good he is? On the other hand, supporters offered that Staal -- all 20 years of him -- still has plenty room to grow. Staal, who collected a career-best 49 points (22, 27) in 82 games, never came into his own in front of the net on power plays, but there's still time for him to improve that aspect of his game. He also won just 44 percent of face-offs, but that was actually an improvement over 2007-08 (42.2 percent). Before his career is through, Staal is likely to reach the 65-75 point range, but for now the team is happy with his ability to frustrate opposing stars with his long reach as a third-liner. The upside for a 40-goal season is there, but it would be a mistake to go into a fantasy pool expecting it.

2008-09

By most metrics, Staal had a terrible sophomore season. He dropped in goals (29 to 12) and went from seven short-handed goals to zero. But that makes him a classic buy-low candidate. Still just 20 years of age, Staal has thoughts on joining one of the top two lines as a winger for Crosby or Malkin. If he can do that or find time on the top power play, then his points could approach the 50-plus plateau. Will it happen? Check back for training camp updates on how Pittsburgh intends to deploy the Staal brother.

2007-08

Thanks to Malkin's dislocated shoulder in the preseason last year, Staal got more of an extended opportunity to show what he could do in camp than most 17 year olds -- and boy, did he take advantage. Blessed with an extremely long reach, Staal was initially used to kill penalties -- an unusual responsibility for a rookie forward -- and flourished with an NHL-high seven short-handed goals. He also led the club with a plus-16 rating and poured in 29 goals overall. What makes his accomplishments all the more impressive is the fact that Staal averaged under 15 minutes of ice time (14:56), with most of his shifts coming on second and third units. Fourteen Pittsburgh skaters averaged more time on the power play than did Staal, who checked in with one minute and 12 seconds of PP time. As a result, he collected only four scores on the man-advantage, a mark that likely will improve. He had a minor off-ice situation over the summer, but it appears as if the legal issue won't become a distraction. Staal will look to become a more complete player in 2007-08 -- he won just 37.1 percent of face-offs as a rookie. It'd be surprising to see his scoring numbers drastically improve this year, but then again, his entire NHL career has been a surprise.

2006-07

Staal, the overall No. 2 pick in the 2006 draft, is the third brother in the line of Staals to be drafted by the NHL. The 18-year-old centerman has a great shot at playing for the Penguins right away. GM Ray Shero has said that he'll let Staal's play at camp decide whether he makes the team. It's doubtful the power forward will put up big numbers -- he totaled just 68 points in 68 contests for Peterborough in the offensive-minded OHL. Still, Staal makes for great keeper league material.

2005-06

Staal is the third of four brothers destined for stardom in the NHL. Jordan is already 6'4" and projects as a power forward. He's a smart player who's a strong skater, silky passer and slick shooter. But from a fantasy perspective, he'll take several years to grow into his body and his role. When he does, he'll be very, very good.