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Jim O'Brien

25-Year-Old Center – Ottawa Senators

2013-14 NHL Stats

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2013-14 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

O'Brien played 23 games with the Senators last season, but after contributing just five goals and one assist, he'll need to prove he can be an offensive threat before he deserves much fantasy interest.

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 202   DOB: 1/29/1989   BORN: Maplewood, Minnesota   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #29 Overall in 2007   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jim O'Brien Contract Information:

Signed a two-year contract with the Senators in July of 2012.

September 27, 2013  –  Jim O'Brien News

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O'Brien cleared waivers Friday and could head back to AHL Binghamton, the Ottawa Citizen reports.

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Jim O'Brien 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
2010-11 21 NHL OTT 6 0 0 0 -3 2 11 0.0 0 0 9:40 0 0 0 0:19 5 0
2011-12 22 NHL OTT 28 3 3 6 6 4 37 8.1 1 0 11:45 0 0 0 0:03 28 9
2012-13 23 NHL OTT 29 5 1 6 -2 8 38 13.2 0 0 11:25 1 0 1 0:07 30 13
2013-14 24 AHL BIN 51 11 18 29 9 46 2 2

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Time On Ice in 2013-14

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Power Play Time On Ice in 2013-14

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Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2011-12 11:45 0:03
2012-13 11:25 0:07

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Jim O'Brien 2013-14 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 13 at PIT Did Not Play
Apr 12 TOR Did Not Play
Apr 10 NJ Did Not Play
Apr 8 at NYI Did Not Play
Apr 5 at NYR Did Not Play
Apr 4 MON Did Not Play
Apr 2 NYI Did Not Play
Mar 31 CAR Did Not Play
Mar 30 CGY Did Not Play
Mar 28 CHI Did Not Play
Mar 25 at FLA Did Not Play
Mar 24 at TB Did Not Play
Mar 22 at DAL Did Not Play
Mar 20 TB Did Not Play
Mar 18 NYR Did Not Play
Mar 16 COL Did Not Play
Mar 15 at MON Did Not Play
Mar 10 NSH Did Not Play
Mar 8 at WPG Did Not Play
Mar 5 at CGY Did Not Play
Mar 4 at EDM Did Not Play
Mar 2 at VAN Did Not Play
Feb 27 DET Did Not Play
Feb 8 at BOS Did Not Play
Feb 6 BUF Did Not Play
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Feb 4 at STL Did Not Play
Feb 3 at PIT Did Not Play
Feb 1 at TOR Did Not Play
Jan 30 TB Did Not Play
Jan 28 at CLS Did Not Play
Jan 25 at CAR Did Not Play
Jan 24 at CAR Did Not Play
Jan 23 at TB Did Not Play
Jan 21 at WAS Did Not Play
Jan 18 NYR Did Not Play
Jan 16 MON Did Not Play
Jan 14 at MIN Did Not Play
Jan 11 at NSH Did Not Play
Jan 8 at COL Did Not Play
Jan 4 at MON Did Not Play
Jan 2 WPG Did Not Play
Dec 30 WAS Did Not Play
Dec 28 BOS Did Not Play
Dec 27 at BOS Did Not Play
Dec 23 PIT Did Not Play
Dec 21 PHO Did Not Play
Dec 19 FLA Did Not Play
Dec 18 at NJ Did Not Play
Dec 16 STL Did Not Play
Dec 14 LA Did Not Play
Dec 12 BUF Did Not Play
Dec 10 at BUF Did Not Play
Dec 9 PHI Did Not Play
Dec 7 TOR Did Not Play
Dec 5 at TB Did Not Play
Dec 3 at FLA Did Not Play
Dec 1 DET Did Not Play
Nov 28 VAN Did Not Play
Nov 27 at WAS Did Not Play
Nov 24 at CAR Did Not Play
Nov 23 at DET Did Not Play
Nov 20 MIN Did Not Play
Nov 19 at PHI Did Not Play
Nov 17 CLS Did Not Play
Nov 15 BOS Did Not Play
Nov 12 PHI Did Not Play
Nov 9 FLA Did Not Play
Nov 7 MON Did Not Play
Nov 5 at CLS Did Not Play
Nov 3 DAL Did Not Play
Nov 1 NYI Did Not Play
Oct 29 at CHI Did Not Play
Oct 27 SJ Did Not Play
Oct 25 ANH Did Not Play
Oct 23 at DET Did Not Play
Oct 19 EDM Did Not Play
Oct 17 NJ Did Not Play
Oct 15 at PHO Did Not Play
Oct 13 at ANH Did Not Play
Oct 12 at SJ Did Not Play
Oct 9 at LA Did Not Play
Oct 5 at TOR Did Not Play
Oct 4 at BUF Did Not Play

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

O'Brien was recalled by Ottawa on Friday, TSN's Brent Wallace reports.

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The Senators have re-assigned O'Brien to AHL Binghamton, the team's official site reports.

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The Senators have recalled O'Brien from Binghamton of the AHL reports the club's web site.

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Ottawa has reassigned O'Brien to Binghamton of the AHL reports the club's web site.

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O'Brien has been recalled and will play in Wednesday's game against the Panthers reports Sportsnet's Ian Mendes.

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The Sens have re-assigned O'Brien to the AHL reports the club's web site.

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The Senators have recalled O'Brien from AHL Binghamton, the team's official site reports.

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The Sens have sent O'Brien back to Binghamton of the AHL reports the club's web site.

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Ottawa has recalled O'Brien from Binghamton of the AHL reports the club's web site.

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O'Brien has been sent back to Binghamton (AHL), the Sens' official site reports.

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The Senators recalled O'Brien from Binghamton of the AHL on Friday, the team's official site reports.

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O'Brien has been assigned to Ottawa's AHL affiliate in Binghamton reports Ottawa's web site.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2013-14

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2012-13

O'Brien's hard work the last couple of years saw him awarded with a two-year, one-way contract this past offseason. While his first few years after being picked in the first round of the 2007 draft were a tough learning experience, (he was critized for not working hard enough in the offseason to improve his game and conditioning) he's come on in a big way the last two years. He appeared in 28 regular season games last year, recording three goals and three assists, and was in the lineup for all seven of Ottawa's first round playoff games against the Rangers. He has good speed and some offensive upside, but will really need to work hard in training camp to maintain a bottom-6 forward role due to Ottawa's number of up-and-coming young forwards. O'Brien's also very good defensively and can play a regular shift on the penalty kill. O'Brien could hit around five-to-eigh goals with upwards of 15 assists this year if all goes well.

2010-11

The former 1st round pick will spend most, if not all, of the 2010-11 season playing in Binghamton. He's a decent two-way forward and will be one of the Baby Sens' best penalty killers. At best, O'Brien projects to be a 4th line checking forward who'll also kill penalties.

2009-10

O'Brien will be entering his first full season as a pro and will likely spend most of the season with the B-Sens. He's a good two-way forward, but will need to establish himself and take his game up another level or two to have a shot with the big club. He has little fantasy value at this stage in his career.

2008-09

The big 19-year-old center is at least a couple years away from making the big club, but the anticipation from Senators management is palpable. O'Brien had a strong season playing for the Seattle Thunderbirds of the WHL and showed marked improvement over the course of the season. He finished the year with 55 points in 70 games. He's strong on his skates and is very hard to get off the puck due to his size and willingness to battle. O'Brien will continue to develop in the WHL this season and should be in Binghamton next year.

2007-08

O'Brien will start the season in juniors and will require a few years before he's ready for the NHL. He is a very young player with a lot of upside.