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Nicolas Blanchard (RW)

Charlotte Checkers

Name: Nicolas Blanchard
Number: 26
Position: RW
Shoots: L
Height: 6-3
Weight: 206
Birthdate: 1987-05-31
Birth place: Granby, QC

Biography

Through games of 2012-13, ranked first on the Checkers’ all-time penalty minutes chart with 328 ... Recorded at least 100 penalty minutes in five consecutive seasons ... Signed a two-year deal with Carolina on 5/21/12 ... Drafted by Carolina in the 5th round (192nd overall) in 2005. 2012-13: Led team with 124 penalty minutes ... Served as alternate captain for fifth consecutive season ... Made NHL debut with Carolina on 4/11 and played in nine games with the Hurricanes, recording 20 penalty minutes ... Recorded his lowest point output (9) since 2006-07 with Albany (AHL). 2011-12: Tied his career high with 12 assists and fell two points short of his career high with 21 points ... Ranked second on the team with 103 penalty minutes ... Scored on first career shootout attempt in the 11th round vs. HER (1/11) ... Had a four-game point streak (1/12-1/20: 1g, 3a) that was his longest since his rookie season. 2010-11: Earned 18 points (8g, 10a) in 72 games for Charlotte ... Ranked third on the team with 101 penalty minutes ... Took Charlotte’s first-ever penalty shot at home vs. Albany (2/13) ... Netted series-clinching goal in overtime at Hershey (4/24). 2009-10: Totaled 22 points, including a career-high 14 goals, with Albany (AHL) ... Played in 200th career AHL game vs. Adirondack (4/3/10) ... Recorded a career-high 171 penalty minutes. 2008-09: Had 19 points (7g, 12a) in 55 games before his season ended due to an injury sustained in a bus crash. 2007-08: Completed first full professional season with Albany (AHL), totaling 23 points (11g, 12a) in 64 games. 2006-07: Made professional debut with Albany (AHL) on 4/4 ... Scored first AHL goal with the River Rats on 4/11

View Game By Game Stats Player Stats

Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PIM SOG SOA SOGW SO
2013-14 Regular Season Charlotte Checkers 65 7 8 15 -7 105 111 0 0 0 0.000
2012-13 Regular Season Charlotte Checkers 61 4 5 9 -13 75 124 0 0 0 0.000
2011-12 Regular Season Charlotte Checkers 68 9 12 21 -7 128 103 1 1 0 1.000
2010-11 Regular Season Charlotte Checkers 72 8 10 18 -13 111 101 0 0 0 0.000
2009-10 Regular Season Albany River Rats 76 14 8 22 -6 149 171 0 0 0 0.000
2008-09 Regular Season Albany River Rats 55 7 12 19 -19 115 132 0 0 0 0.000
2007-08 Regular Season Albany River Rats 64 11 12 23 4 83 70 0 0 0 0.000
2006-07 Regular Season Albany River Rats 7 1 2 3 2 15 2 0 0 0 0.000
Playoff Stats
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PIM SOG SOA SOGW SO
2013 Calder Cup Playoffs Charlotte Checkers 3 0 1 1 -1 7 7 0 0 0 0.000
2011 Calder Cup Playoffs Charlotte Checkers 16 2 3 5 -3 34 16 0 0 0 0.000
2010 Calder Cup Playoffs Albany River Rats 8 0 0 0 0 9 13 0 0 0 0.000
2008 Calder Cup Playoffs Albany River Rats 7 0 2 2 0 15 2 0 0 0 0.000
2007 Calder Cup Playoffs Albany River Rats 5 0 0 0 -2 6 2 0 0 0 0.000