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Joe Finley

27-Year-Old Defenseman – Montreal Canadiens

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 8"   WT: 249   DOB: 6/29/1987   BORN: Edina, Minnesota   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #27 Overall in 2005   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a minor league deal with the Canadiens in July of 2014.

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Finley cleared waivers and was sent to Bridgeport of the AHL on Monday, according to Newsday.

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Joe Finley 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
2011-12 24 NHL BUF 5 0 0 0 -3 12 1 0.0 0 0 7:48 0 0 0 0:00 3 0
2012-13 25 NHL NYI 16 0 1 1 -5 20 2 0.0 0 0 11:57 0 0 0 0:00 24 15
2014-15 27 AHL HAM 24 0 2 2 -3 63 0 0

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Joe Finley – Playing Time Overview

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Joe Finley is not currently listed on the Montreal Canadiens team depth chart.
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Time On Ice in 2014-15

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Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

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Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 11:57 0:00
Joe Finley 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Dec 16 CAR Did Not Play
Dec 12 LA Did Not Play
Dec 9 VAN Did Not Play
Dec 6 at DAL Did Not Play
Dec 5 at CHI Did Not Play
Dec 3 at MIN Did Not Play
Dec 1 at COL Did Not Play
Nov 29 BUF Did Not Play
Nov 28 at BUF Did Not Play
Nov 23 at NYR Did Not Play
Nov 22 at BOS Did Not Play
Nov 20 STL Did Not Play
Nov 18 PIT Did Not Play
Nov 16 at DET Did Not Play
Nov 15 PHI Did Not Play
Nov 13 BOS Did Not Play
Nov 11 WPG Did Not Play
Nov 8 MIN Did Not Play
Nov 5 at BUF Did Not Play
Nov 4 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 2 CGY Did Not Play
Oct 30 at VAN Did Not Play
Oct 28 at CGY Did Not Play
Oct 27 at EDM Did Not Play
Oct 25 NYR Did Not Play
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Oct 21 DET Did Not Play
Oct 18 COL Did Not Play
Oct 16 BOS Did Not Play
Oct 13 at TB Did Not Play
Oct 11 at PHI Did Not Play
Oct 9 at WAS Did Not Play
Oct 8 at TOR Did Not Play

Joe Finley: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

The Islanders activated Finley (undisclosed) off IR on Monday.

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Finley was claimed off waivers by the Islanders on Monday, according to Newsday's Arthur Staple.

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Finley has been sent back to Rochester of the AHL, The Buffalo News reports.

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The Sabres recalled Finley on Saturday, according to the team's official Twitter page.

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The Sabres recalled Finley from AHL Rochester on Tuesday, according to the team's official website.

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Finley has been reassigned to Rochester of the AHL, the Sabres' official site reports.

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The Sabers have called up Finley from AHL Rochester, just two days after signing him to a multi-year deal, WGR 550 Sports Radio reports.

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Finley signed a multi-year contract with the Sabres on Monday, the Sbres' official site reports.

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Finley signed a two year contract with the Capitals on Thursday.

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Washington traded two second-round picks to Colorado to move up in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft draft and select Finley with the 27th overall pick.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

There was no outlook written for Joe Finley.

2013-14

The hulking defenseman Finley (6'8' 249 lbs) played a little more than a handful of games last season and barely made an impact on the score sheet. He is likely to be the odd man out much more often than not and only get playing time when the team feels they need some additional toughness in the defensive zone.

2012-13

Finley will once again ply his trade with AHL Rochester this season after signing with the Sabres in December of 2011. The former first-round pick hasn't panned out as an NHL defenseman, but can build on the five games he saw with the big club last season. He'll provide toughness and depth on the back end for Rochester where he put up six points and 143 penalty minutes in 57 games a season earlier.

2010-11

Finley, who stands at a mammoth 6-foot-8, is a blue liner who is nicknamed “Mean Joe.” The behemoth from Minnesota is an intimidator, who surprisingly skates well. He has tremendous focus and work ethic and has steadily improved his overall game, mainly his skating and puck handling. He is going to need a few years to grow into his frame but this kid could be very good. Remember the name “Mean Joe Finley”, as it looks like we will see him in the NHL sometime in the future.

2009-10

The behemoth from Minnesota, Finley who stands 6-7, is an intimidator, who surprisingly skates well, is very agile, and has a heavy shot. He has tremendous focus and work ethic and has steadily improved his overall game, mainly his skating and puck handling. He is going to need some time to grow into his frame but this kid could be very good. He will be with AHL Hershey to start the season. Remember the name “Mean Joe Finley”, as it looks like we will see him in the NHL sometime in the future.

2008-09

Finley, who stands at a mammoth 6-foot-7, is a blue liner who is nicknamed “Mean Joe.” The behemoth from Minnesota is an intimidator, who surprisingly skates well, is very agile, and has a heavy shot. He has tremendous focus and work ethic and has steadily improved his overall game, mainly his skating and puck handling. He is going to need some time to grow into his frame but this kid could be very good. Remember the name “Mean Joe Finley”, as it looks like we will see him in the NHL sometime in the future

2007-08

The 6-foot-7, 240-lb. stay-at-home defenseman had seven points in 41 games for the University of North Dakota, and won't make it to the NHL this season.

2006-07

After being drafted in the first round by the Caps in 2005, the hulking (6-foot-7, 240-lb) Finley only put up three points in 42 games for the University of North Dakota. The 19-year-old will continue to play in the NCAA this season.

2005-06

Finley, a 6-foot-7 229-lb. defenseman, was the second selection of the Capitals in the first round of the 2005 draft. The Minnesotan is only 18, but still led USHL Sioux Falls with 181 penalty minutes in only 55 games, to go along with 13 points. He should continue along the junior track but keep an eye on him in deep keeper leagues.

2004-05

Finley is a fantastic prospect for an 18-year-old who is already 6'7" and 240 lbs. He has great hands and quick feet for his size, and eats up what his coaches tell him. He picked up three goals and 18 points to go along with 181 penalty minutes in 55 USHL games in 2004-2005. He is going to further his trade at the University of North Dakota in 2005-2006.