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Nick Holden

27-Year-Old Defenseman – Colorado Avalanche

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Holden celebrated a successful rookie season by signing a new three-year contract worth $4.95 million with the Avs. A seemingly late bloomer, the 27-year-old put up a respectable 10 goals, 25 points and a plus-12 rating during a franchise-record 52-win season for the Avalanc...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 210   DOB: 5/15/1987   BORN: St. Albert, Alberta   DRAFTED: No  

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Nick Holden Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $4.95 million contract extension with the Avalanche in July 2014, keeping him under contract until the end of the 2017-18 season.

December 5, 2014  –  Nick Holden News

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Holden found twine for his second goal of the season Thursday against the Flames.

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Nick Holden 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
2010-11 23 NHL CLS 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 0 0 17:11 0 0 0 3:41 4 9
2012-13 25 NHL CLS 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 8:35 0 0 0 0:00 3 0
2013-14 26 NHL COL 54 10 15 25 12 22 66 15.2 2 0 18:41 2 5 7 2:06 118 57
2014-15 27 NHL COL 31 2 4 6 -16 24 33 6.1 0 0 18:32 0 2 2 1:53 58 35
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Time On Ice Stats

18:32

Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Nick Holden was on the ice for 18:32.

1:53

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Nick Holden was on the ice for 1:53 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 8:35 0:00
2013-14 18:41 2:06
2014-15 18:32 1:53

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Nick Holden 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Dec 18 at PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 4:26 0:00
Dec 13 STL 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 3 22:07 3:15
Dec 11 WPG 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 11:30 0:21
Dec 9 NSH 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 8:11 0:28
Dec 5 at WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 14:39 0:44
Dec 4 at CGY 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 50.0 1 0 8:21 0:00
Dec 1 MON 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 2 15:27 0:00
Nov 29 DAL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 2 14:18 3:20
Nov 26 CHI 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 1 22:49 1:22
Nov 25 at ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 7 0 19:32 1:11
Nov 22 CAR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 16:32 3:23
Nov 20 WAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 5 0 18:05 0:00
Nov 15 at NJ 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 13:17 0:00
Nov 13 at NYR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 23:49 0:00
Nov 11 at NYI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 18:24 0:00
Nov 8 at PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 3 20:11 2:37
Nov 6 TOR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 3 2 21:12 1:33
Nov 4 VAN 0 0 0 -2 4 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 3 24:13 4:44
Nov 2 ANH 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 19:46 2:12
Nov 1 at STL 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 22:31 3:29
Oct 30 NYI 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 2 23:01 0:52
Oct 28 SJ 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 23:41 2:21
Oct 26 at WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 2 22:38 1:43
Oct 24 VAN 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 19:44 2:40
Oct 21 FLA 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 2 18:11 4:11
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Oct 18 at MON 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 18:54 3:53
Oct 16 at OTT 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 4 20:47 2:36
Oct 14 at TOR 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 22:08 3:42
Oct 13 at BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 1 21:14 1:46
Oct 11 MIN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 2 24:57 2:32
Oct 9 at MIN 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 20:02 3:31

Nick Holden: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Holden opened the scoring just 31 seconds into Thursday's eventual shootout win over Toronto with his first goal of the year.

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Holden signed a three-year, $4.95 million contract extension with the Avalanche on Tuesday, Mike Chambers of the Denver Post reports.

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Holden registered a goal in Wednesday's Game 7 loss to the Wild.

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Holden notched his ninth goal of the season in Tuesday's win over the Avalanche.

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Holden potted his seventh goal of the season in Sunday's win over the Senators.

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Holden scored two goals, including a power-play score, against the Lightning on Sunday.

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Holden's assist in the Avs' final game before the break marked his first point since Jan. 21, a span of nine games.

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Holden had the biggest offensive game of his NHL career Saturday night when he scored two goals and added an assist in a win over Nashville.

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Holden (personal) rejoined the team for Monday's practice, Adrian Dater of the Denver Post reports.

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Holden (personal) will not play Saturday vs. the Wild.

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Holden has been recalled from AHL Lake Erie, Adrian Dater of the Denver Post reports.

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The Blue Jackets have reassigned Holden to AHL Springfield, The Columbus Dispatch reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2012-13

Holden battled injuries last season and may have missed his window to get a look on the Columbus roster, as the club continues to add more youth and talent on the blue line. At best he's a third-pair prospect, but he could yet find a regular gig in the NHL. He saw five games with the Jackets last season, failing to register a point while grabbing nine in 25 games at AHL Springfield.

2011-12

Holden has honed his craft at the AHL level the last few seasons, and is just about ready for a regular role as a stay-at-home NHL defenseman. If he doesn't break camp with Columbus, he'll be the first guy called up when injuries strike.

2010-11

Depth defenseman scored 6-17-23 in 68 AHL games last season.

2009-10

Depth defenseman scored 4-18-22 in 61 AHL games last season.

2008-09

Minor league depth defenseman, but he does have a little upside.