Dave Gove (C)
2007-08: Traded to Pittsburgh for Joe Jensen on January 31...Recorded 23 points (8+15) in 45 games with Albany this season...Scored the game-winning goal in Albany’s opening night win against Binghamton on October 6... Recorded the game-winning goal in his first game as a Penguin, February 1 vs. Bridgeport...Had one goal (a shorthanded goal) and was plus-1 February 9 vs. Hershey...Recorded his second shorthanded goal in as many games and was plus-1 February 13 @ Norfolk...Recorded his first professional hat trick and was plus-3 March 12 vs. Norfolk... Scored the OT winner and was even April 6 @ Hershey. The goal was his eighth game-winner of the season, and fourth with the Penguins...Had one goal and was even April 9 vs. Bridgeport. The goal was his 20th of the season and 12th with the Penguins...Recorded three points (2+1) and was plus-3 April 11 @ Albany. His first goal was his third shorthanded tally with the Penguins, and his second was his fifth game-winning tally with the team...Finished the season tied for secondin the AHL with nine game-winning goals.
2006-07: Finished 10th on Albany with 21 points (8+13) in 49 games...Appeared in one game with Carolina (NHL), going scoreless.
2005-06: Finished second on Lowell with 20 goals and 46 points in 65 games...Tied for second on the team with 26 assists...Made his NHL debut with Carolina on January 31 at Montreal, picking up an assist in an 8-2 win.
2004-05: Finished fifth on Providence with 13 goals and sixth with 31 points.
2003-04: Third on Utah with 14 goals and 36 points in 75 games.
2002-03: Sixth on San Antonio with 15 goals and tied for seventh with 35 points...Also recorded 16 points (4+12) in eight games with LAredo (CHL).
2001-02: Third on Johnstown with 49 points...Made his AHL debut with Grand Rapids, posting six points in 17 games.
2000-01: Made his pro debut with Orland (IHL) following completion of his college career.
COLLEGE CAREER: Recorded 143 points (57+86) in 144 games with Western Michigan (CCHA) between 1997 and 2001...Tied for the team lead with 23 points in 1998-99...Led the Broncos with 28 assists and 46 points during the 1999-2000 season while tying for the team lead with 18 goals...Second on the team with 59 points and 37 assists during his senior season...Won team Most Valuable Player honors in 1999-2000 and shared the award in 2000-01...Team Rookie of the Year in 1997-98...Shared the Catherine Lawson Sportsmanship Award in 2000-01...All-CCHA Second Team in 1999-2000 and 2000-01...Team captain in 2000-01