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Shane O'Brien

32-Year-Old Defenseman – Anaheim Ducks

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

There was no outlook written for Shane O'Brien in 2014-15. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 230   DOB: 8/9/1983   BORN: Port Hope, Ontario   DRAFTED: 8th Rd, #250 Overall in 2003   Show ContractHide Contract

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Shane O'Brien Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Ducks in July 2015. Deal is worth $600,000 at the NHL level.

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Shane O'Brien 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 23 80 2 14 16 -3 176 72 2.8 2 0 1 0 1
2007-08 24 77 4 17 21 -2 154 69 5.8 1 0 0 0 0
2008-09 25 77 0 10 10 5 196 39 0.0 0 0 14:55 0 0 0 0:06 81 51
2009-10 26 65 2 6 8 15 79 37 5.4 0 0 17:01 0 0 0 0:07 112 52
2010-11 27 NHL NSH 80 2 7 9 1 83 50 4.0 0 0 17:07 0 0 0 0:06 164 80
2011-12 28 NHL COL 76 3 17 20 2 105 114 2.6 0 0 19:13 1 1 2 0:26 138 86
2012-13 29 NHL COL 28 0 4 4 0 60 28 0.0 0 0 15:30 0 0 0 0:17 42 36
2013-14 30 NHL CGY 45 0 3 3 -8 58 16 0.0 0 0 11:16 0 0 0 0:02 56 38
2014-15 31 NHL FLA 9 0 1 1 -4 5 4 0.0 0 0 13:29 0 0 0 0:07 36 12
2014-15 31 AHL SAN 51 11 19 30 6 127 0 4

Age is determined on October 1st of each season.

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Shane O'Brien – Playing Time Overview

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Time On Ice Stats

13:29

Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Shane O'Brien was on the ice for 13:29.

0:07

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Shane O'Brien was on the ice for 0:07 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 15:30 0:17
2013-14 11:16 0:02
2014-15 13:29 0:07

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Shane O'Brien 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
May 30 CHI Did Not Play
May 27 at CHI Did Not Play
May 25 CHI Did Not Play
May 23 at CHI Did Not Play
May 21 at CHI Did Not Play
May 19 CHI Did Not Play
May 17 CHI Did Not Play
May 10 CGY Did Not Play
May 8 at CGY Did Not Play
May 5 at CGY Did Not Play
May 3 CGY Did Not Play
Apr 30 CGY Did Not Play
Apr 22 at WPG Did Not Play
Apr 20 at WPG Did Not Play
Apr 18 WPG Did Not Play
Apr 16 WPG Did Not Play
Apr 11 at ARI Did Not Play
Apr 8 DAL Did Not Play
Apr 3 COL Did Not Play
Apr 1 EDM Did Not Play
Mar 29 at NJ Did Not Play
Mar 28 at NYI Did Not Play
Mar 26 at BOS Did Not Play
Mar 24 at CLS Did Not Play
Mar 22 at NYR Did Not Play
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Mar 20 COL Did Not Play
Mar 18 LA Did Not Play
Mar 15 NSH Did Not Play
Mar 13 at MIN Did Not Play
Mar 11 at CGY Did Not Play
Mar 9 at VAN Did Not Play
Mar 6 PIT Did Not Play
Mar 4 MON Did Not Play
Mar 3 at ARI Did Not Play
Mar 1 at DAL Did Not Play
Feb 27 LA Did Not Play
Feb 25 OTT Did Not Play
Feb 23 DET Did Not Play
Feb 21 at EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 0 14:40 0:23
Feb 20 at CGY Did Not Play
Feb 18 TB Did Not Play
Feb 15 WAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 2 14:26 0:00
Feb 12 at CAR Did Not Play
Feb 10 at FLA Did Not Play
Feb 8 at TB Did Not Play
Feb 6 at WAS Did Not Play
Feb 5 at NSH Did Not Play
Feb 3 CAR Did Not Play
Jan 30 CHI Did Not Play
Jan 29 at SJ Did Not Play
Jan 27 at VAN Did Not Play
Jan 21 CGY Did Not Play
Jan 17 at LA Did Not Play
Jan 16 NJ Did Not Play
Jan 14 TOR Did Not Play
Jan 11 WPG Did Not Play
Jan 7 NYR Did Not Play
Jan 4 NSH 0 1 1 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 3 10:34 0:36
Jan 2 STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 1 16:03 0:00
Dec 31 SJ Did Not Play
Dec 28 VAN Did Not Play
Dec 27 at ARI Did Not Play
Dec 22 SJ Did Not Play
Dec 19 at OTT Did Not Play
Dec 18 at MON Did Not Play
Dec 16 at TOR Did Not Play
Dec 13 at WPG Did Not Play
Dec 12 at EDM Did Not Play
Dec 10 EDM Did Not Play
Dec 7 at WPG Did Not Play
Dec 5 at MIN Did Not Play
Dec 3 PHI Did Not Play
Dec 1 BOS Did Not Play
Nov 29 at SJ Did Not Play
Nov 28 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 25 CGY Did Not Play
Nov 23 ARI Did Not Play
Nov 20 at VAN Did Not Play
Nov 18 at CGY Did Not Play
Nov 16 FLA Did Not Play
Nov 15 at LA Did Not Play
Nov 12 LA Did Not Play
Nov 9 VAN Did Not Play
Nov 7 ARI Did Not Play
Nov 5 NYI Did Not Play
Nov 2 at COL Did Not Play
Oct 31 at DAL Did Not Play
Oct 30 at STL Did Not Play
Oct 28 at CHI Did Not Play
Oct 26 SJ Did Not Play
Oct 24 CLS Did Not Play
Oct 22 BUF Did Not Play
Oct 19 STL Did Not Play
Oct 17 MIN Did Not Play
Oct 14 at PHI Did Not Play
Oct 13 at BUF Did Not Play
Oct 11 at DET Did Not Play
Oct 9 at PIT Did Not Play

Shane O'Brien: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

O'Brien was reassigned to AHL San Antonio on Friday, Harvey Fialkov of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

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O'Brien was recalled from AHL San Antonio on Thursday, Jameson C. Olive of FOX Sports Florida reports.

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O'Brien was sent down to the minors Sunday, Harvey Fialkov of the Sun Sentinel reports.

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O'Brien was recalled from AHL San Antonio on Saturday, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.

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O'Brien was reassigned to AHL San Antonio on Thursday, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.

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O'Brien was recalled from AHL San Antonio on Friday.

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O'Brien was reassigned to AHL San Antonio on Wednesday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

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O'Brien was recalled from AHL San Antonio on Thursday, Harvey Fialkov of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports.

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O'Brien signed a one-year, two way contract with the Panthers on Monday.

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The Panthers appear poised to offer O'Brien a contract, reports Steve Borten of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

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O'Brien was invited to camp by the Panthers on a professional tryout basis, Harvey Fialkov of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports.

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The Flames have placed O'Brien on unconditional waivers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

There was no outlook written for Shane O'Brien.

2013-14

O'Brien was part of the trade that sent Alex Tanguay and Cory Sarich to Colorado, although he was more of a throw-in as he was a healthy scratch on several occasions last season. He hopes to have a fresh start in Calgary, where he can recapture seasons like 2011-12 when he had 20 points and 105 PIM as an everyday player. The Flames could use his toughness on the back end, so he has a decent shot to grab one of the final defensive spots. He may provide fantasy value in the late rounds, but beware the plus-minus monster.

2012-13

With 20 points in 76 games last year, O'Brien posted his highest output in four seasons. Furthermore, he enjoyed a top-four role for the Avs most nights, skating with Erik Johnson on the team's first defensive pairing, averaging 19+ minutes per night, well above the 17 minutes he averaged in 2010-11. In the past, O'Brien has tended to let his fists -- not his stick -- do most of the talking, but he is showing signs of developing into more of a complete player. He's worth a look if you're in a very deep fantasy format and need blue line help.

2011-12

O'Brien, who have signed a one-year, $1.1 million contract with the Avs in July, had just two goals and seven assists in 80 games for the Predators last year. He will bring mainly size and toughness to the Avs' blue line this season, rather than scoring ability. He should not be on anyone's fantasy radar outside of ultra-deep leagues.

2010-11

O'Brien had a forgetful 2009-10 campaign. The gritty blueliner was constantly in Canucks coach Alain Vigneualt's doghouse for being late to practice or lack of conditioning. As a result, O'Brien finished with just two goals, six assists and (most importantly for any goon) 79 penalty minutes in 65 games. The Canucks re-upped with O'Brien for one more season this summer, but he'll likely return in a depth role after the team retooled their blue line. Now that O'Brien isn't a shoe-in to finish among the league leaders in penalty minutes, there's little reason to consider him a fantasy option.

2009-10

O'Brien provided grit for the Canucks last season, ranking second in the NHL with 196 penalty minutes. Outside of his stints in the sin bin, he failed to net any goals but did chip in 10 helpers. He's clinging to one of the final eight spots in the defensive rotation, but could be in danger of being a fringe player for the 2009-10 campaign. Even if he does manage to appear in 70+ games, O'Brien's fantasy value will be limited to his goon production.

2008-09

O'Brien is a stud... in leagues that overcount PIMs. He's your man if you need a guy who'll deliver 150-200 PIMs with about 20 points. Otherwise, you can ignore him.

2006-07

O'Brien is the sixth defenseman on the Ducks' roster to open the season. He's got some offensive ability (8-33-41) in the AHL last season, but his physical play tends to rack up the penalty minutes (287 PIM in 77 games).