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Seth Jones

22-Year-Old Defenseman – Columbus Blue Jackets

2016-17 NHL Stats

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12

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30

PP Pts

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PIM

24

2017-18 NHL Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

The young defenseman put together his best season yet in the NHL last year, forming a dynamic duo with Zach Werenski that led Jones to career highs in goals, points, shots and blocked shots. The fourth overall pick in the 2013 draft has all the tools to be a franchise defens...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 208   DOB: 10/3/1994   BORN: Arlington, Texas   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #4 Overall in 2013   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a six-year, $32.4 million extension with the Blue Jackets in June of 2016.

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Seth Jones 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
2013-14 18 NHL NSH 77 6 19 25 -23 24 100 6.0 2 0 19:37 2 7 9 1:58 55 99
2014-15 19 NHL NSH 82 8 19 27 3 20 123 6.5 0 1 19:53 2 9 11 2:11 72 90
2015-16 20 NHL CLS 41 2 18 20 -9 12 83 2.4 0 0 24:27 1 8 9 2:41 53 76
2015-16 20 NHL NSH 40 1 10 11 -5 10 74 1.4 0 0 19:39 0 4 4 2:25 33 42
2016-17 21 NHL CLS 75 12 30 42 6 24 152 7.9 3 0 23:24 1 6 7 1:40 61 118
2017-18 Proj 22 NHL CLS 77 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Seth Jones

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2016-17 Time On Ice Stats

23:24

Average Time On Ice

On average, Seth Jones was on the ice for 23:24.

1:40

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Seth Jones was on the ice for 1:40 during power plays.

2:07

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Seth Jones was on the ice for 2:07 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2015-16 24:27 2:41 2:28
2015-16 19:39 2:25 1:37
2016-17 23:24 1:40 2:07

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2016-17 NHL Game Log   Seth Jones
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 20 PIT@PIT 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 5 0.0 3 0 24:58 3:38
Apr 18 PIT 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 25:09 2:27
Apr 16 PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 4 27:40 0:00
Apr 14 PIT@PIT 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 2 26:13 3:07
Apr 12 PIT@PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 26:19 1:52
Apr 9 TOR@TOR Did Not Play
Apr 8 PHI@PHI 1 0 1 -3 0 1 0 0 5 20.0 0 0 23:21 2:03
Apr 6 WPG 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 24:45 0:00
Apr 4 PIT@PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 3 23:21 0:57
Apr 2 WAS 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 0 25:02 1:25
Mar 31 CHI@CHI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 2 24:19 4:15
Mar 30 CAR@CAR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 21:58 0:57
Mar 28 BUF 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 19:44 3:43
Mar 25 PHI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 24:24 1:35
Mar 23 WAS@WAS 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 2 1 26:47 1:51
Mar 22 TOR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 20:31 2:16
Mar 19 NJD@NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 21:30 1:15
Mar 18 NYI@NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 23:11 0:00
Mar 16 FLA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 4 22:20 2:37
Mar 13 PHI@PHI 0 2 2 2 4 0 1 0 3 0.0 1 2 21:22 1:39
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Mar 11 BUF@BUF 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 5 25:20 1:47
Mar 10 BUF 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 21:48 1:33
Mar 7 NJD 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 23:02 2:11
Mar 5 NJD@NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 18:40 0:42
Mar 4 OTT@OTT 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 24:08 2:13
Mar 2 MIN 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 20:42 3:29
Feb 28 MON@MON 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 2 25:01 1:57
Feb 26 NYR@NYR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 20:55 1:04
Feb 25 NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 22:35 2:07
Feb 19 NAS 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 25:24 0:39
Feb 17 PIT 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 24:28 1:22
Feb 15 TOR 0 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 4 21:34 2:39
Feb 13 NYR 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 24:24 2:50
Feb 11 DET 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 25:15 1:21
Feb 9 VAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 23:25 1:48
Feb 7 DET@DET 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 2 0 26:19 1:18
Feb 4 NJD 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 25:04 2:24
Feb 3 PIT@PIT 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 2 27:22 0:00
Jan 31 NYR@NYR 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 50.0 0 0 23:51 0:00
Jan 26 NAS@NAS 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 26:30 2:35
Jan 24 NYI@NYI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 2 2 24:18 0:00
Jan 22 OTT@OTT 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 1 3 26:25 2:29
Jan 21 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 25:10 0:09
Jan 19 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 25:33 1:21
Jan 17 CAR 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 22:35 3:00
Jan 14 FLA@FLA 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 1 2 23:24 2:07
Jan 13 TAM@TAM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 22:29 1:22
Jan 10 CAR@CAR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 26:32 3:35
Jan 8 PHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 24:35 1:09
Jan 7 NYR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 23:28 0:58
Jan 5 WAS@WAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 3 23:39 3:07
Jan 3 EDM 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 18:20 1:22
Dec 31 MIN@MIN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 2 21:26 1:57
Dec 29 WPG@WPG 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 4 0.0 1 2 25:00 2:38
Dec 27 BOS 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 3 24:37 2:08
Dec 23 MON 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 15:18 1:40
Dec 22 PIT 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 22:01 2:23
Dec 20 LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 25:09 1:35
Dec 18 VAN@VAN 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 3 33.3 2 1 22:41 0:40
Dec 16 CGY@CGY 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 1 3 22:20 1:32
Dec 13 EDM@EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 21:54 2:50
Dec 10 NYI 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 1 22:25 2:51
Dec 9 DET@DET 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 5 21:43 0:00
Dec 5 ARI 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 19:40 2:36
Dec 3 ARI@ARI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 4 25:59 2:07
Dec 1 COL@COL 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 23:34 1:39
Nov 29 TAM 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 2 20:48 0:41
Nov 26 FLA@FLA 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 24:19 0:59
Nov 25 TAM@TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 23:00 0:45
Nov 23 CGY 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 22:25 1:45
Nov 21 COL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 1 23:46 0:38
Nov 20 WAS@WAS Did Not Play
Nov 18 NYR Did Not Play
Nov 15 WAS Did Not Play
Nov 12 STL Did Not Play
Nov 10 BOS@BOS Did Not Play
Nov 9 ANA Did Not Play
Nov 5 STL@STL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 1 26:19 1:45
Nov 4 MON 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 1 21:45 4:31
Nov 1 DAL 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 1 5 25:27 1:02
Oct 28 ANA@ANA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 0 22:30 2:45
Oct 27 SAN@SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 2 24:22 2:34
Oct 25 LOS@LOS 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 4 24:48 0:00
Oct 22 DAL@DAL 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 21:38 0:55
Oct 21 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 25:56 0:00
Oct 15 SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 3 26:29 0:44
Oct 13 BOS 1 1 2 -1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 23:06 0:00

Seth Jones: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Jones is expected to sit for Sunday's game in Toronto, Paul Hendrick of NHL TV reports.

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Jones netted his 12th goal of the season in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Flyers. It came on the power play.

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Jones might have his ice time reduced over the final two games of the regular season, Tom Reed of The Columbus Dispatch reports.

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Jones collected two assists, three shots on net, two blocked shots, four PIM and a plus-2 rating during Monday's win over Philadelphia.

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Jones picked up two assists with a plus-1 rating, two blocked shots and a hit in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Predators.

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Jones registered two assists, four blocked shots and a plus-3 rating during Wednesday's win over Toronto.

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Jones scored a pair of goals on four shots in Tuesday's 6-4 victory over the Rangers.

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Jones had two assists and five shots Thursday in Nashville.

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Jones recorded two assists, one on the power play, in Sunday's 7-6 overtime win over the Senators.

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Jones registered two assists (one on the power play) during Saturday's loss to Florida.

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Jones scored the game-winner in a 4-3 overtime victory over the Canucks on Sunday.

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Jones had a goal and an assist in the 6-2 win against the Islanders on Saturday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2016-17

Acquired from the Predators in a blockbuster trade for Ryan Johansen, Jones quickly emerged as the top defenseman in Columbus, seeing almost five more minutes of ice time a night as a Blue Jacket than he did on the crowded Preds blue line, with a commensurate boost in scoring (0.28 points per game in Nashville; 0.49 with Columbus). Still one of the league’s younger players at 21 years old, Jones has the size, skill and mobility to eventually develop into a true No. 1 defenseman and Norris Trophy contender – the sort of player the Jackets have never had in the franchise's entire existence. Coach John Tortorella paired him frequently with fellow youngster Ryan Murray down the stretch, and the two top-five picks (Murray second overall in 2012, Jones fourth overall in 2013) clicked, with Jones' physical presence complementing Murray's slick outlet passes. The duo figures to top the team's depth chart – both at even strength and on the power play – for years to come, but Jones is the one to watch, given his superstar upside. Expect a breakout season that just begins to scratch the surface of his potential.

2015-16

Jones had a very promising sophomore campaign in Nashville, notching a career-high eight goals and 27 points in 82 games. The 6-foot-4 blueliner struck twice on the power play and fired 123 shots on goal, showing exacty the kind of puck-moving ability that elicited Rob Blake comparisons when he was a junior prospect. Jones, who is still just 21 years old, is a tremendous skater with great vision, and checks all the boxes on the list for a future top-pairing rearguard. However, the Predators are absolutely stacked on the blue line with Shea Weber and Roman Josi quarterbacking the first power-play unit and forming one of the league's great tandems on the top even-strength pair, limiting Jones to a secondary role alongside Ryan Ellis. Though he won't get the minutes that many other defenders drafted near him will receive, Jones might still possess more fantasy upside than any of those players. Look for him to take further strides forward with his offense and flirt with the 30-point mark.

2014-15

Jones, the Preds’ highly-anticipated first-round pick (fourth overall) in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, began his professional career immediately last season -- to no one’s surprise -- after making the team out of training camp. He proceeded to play in all but five of the Preds’ regular-season games last year, recording 25 points -- decent for a rookie -- but also a plus-minus rating of minus-23, good for second-worst on the team. Overall, Jones was a top-four defenseman for the Preds last season, averaging roughly 19:30 per game, including 1:58 on the power play. Still only 19 years old, Jones will continue his development this season and should benefit from a retooled offense. However, the Preds have said they want him to work on his physical maturity and get stronger on his feet. Jones is a solid offensive blueliner in the making, but don’t expect his point totals to see a big spike just yet.

2013-14

Jones will most likely start the upcoming season with the Predators after being selected fourth overall in this year's entry draft. Jones was the first defender taken in the draft and at 6-3 and 205, he seems physically prepared to deal with NHL competition, even as a teenager. Soon after landing Jones, the Predators proceeded to waive defender Hal Gill in order to create room for him and it seems Jones should be an immediate contributor for Nashville come October. He will likely start out on the team's third defensive pairing, but he should be an everyday player for the Preds from the get-go, provided he can stay healthy.