Bryce Salvador

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Bryce Salvador
Bryce Salvador 2013-02-02.JPG
Born(1976-02-11) February 11, 1976 (age 37)
Brandon, MB, CAN
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)
PositionDefence
ShootsLeft
NHL team
Former teams
New Jersey Devils
St. Louis Blues
NHL Draft138th overall, 1994
Tampa Bay Lightning
Playing career1997–present
 
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Bryce Salvador
Bryce Salvador 2013-02-02.JPG
Born(1976-02-11) February 11, 1976 (age 37)
Brandon, MB, CAN
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)
PositionDefence
ShootsLeft
NHL team
Former teams
New Jersey Devils
St. Louis Blues
NHL Draft138th overall, 1994
Tampa Bay Lightning
Playing career1997–present

Bryce Chad Salvador (born February 11, 1976) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman and captain for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL). Salvador was drafted in the sixth round, 138th overall by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing career[edit source | edit]

Salvador entered the NHL with a reputation as a gritty defenseman and engaged in 3 fights in his first 15 games. Salvador was traded from the St. Louis Blues to the Devils for Cam Janssen. On July 1, 2008, Salvador re-signed with the Devils to a four-year deal worth $11.6 million.

On January 17, 2013, he was named the 10th captain in the New Jersey Devils history, and the third black captain in NHL history, behind Dirk Graham and Jarome Iginla.[1]

Career statistics[edit source | edit]

Regular seasonPlayoffs
SeasonTeamLeagueGPGAPtsPIMGPGAPtsPIM
1992–93Lethbridge HurricanesWHL641452940000
1993–94Lethbridge HurricanesWHL61414183690112
1994–95Lethbridge HurricanesWHL67191088
1995–96Lethbridge HurricanesWHL56412167530112
1996–97Lethbridge HurricanesWHL6383240811907714
1997–98Worcester IceCatsAHL462810741101145
1998–99Worcester IceCatsAHL695131812940112
1999–00Worcester IceCatsAHL56013135390112
2000–01St. Louis BluesNHL752810691420218
2001–02St. Louis BluesNHL66571278100114
2002–03St. Louis BluesNHL7128109570002
2003–04St. Louis BluesNHL693584750002
2003–04Worcester IceCatsAHL20110
2004–05Missouri River OttersUHL70001630000
2005–06St. Louis BluesNHL4614526
2006–07St. Louis BluesNHL6425755
2007–08St. Louis BluesNHL561101143
2007–08New Jersey DevilsNHL80001151012
2008–09New Jersey DevilsNHL76313167840004
2009–10New Jersey DevilsNHL79410145750006
2011–12New Jersey DevilsNHL8209966244101426
2012–13New Jersey DevilsNHL3902222
NHL totals7312381104647747111864

See also[edit source | edit]

References[edit source | edit]

  1. ^ "Devils name Bryce Salvador captain". National Hockey League. 2013-01-17. Retrieved 2013-01-17. 

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Preceded by
Zach Parise
New Jersey Devils captain
2013–present
Incumbent