Johnny Oduya
Johnny Oduya
Blackhawks - Defenseman
NUMBER: 27
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
WEIGHT: 190
SHOOTS: Left
BIRTHDATE: 10/01/1981
AGE: 32
BIRTHPLACE: Stockholm, SWE
DRAFTED: WSH: 2001-221 overall
Traded to Victoriaville (QMJHL) by Moncton (QMJHL) for Teddy Kyres and Simon St-Pierre, January 10, 2002. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 24, 2006. Traded to Atlanta by New Jersey with Niclas Bergfors, Patrice Cormier and New Jersey's 1st (later traded to Chicago - Chicago selected Kevin Hayes) and 2nd (later traded to Chicago - Chicago selected Justin Holl) round choices in 2010 Entry Draft for Ilya Kovalchuk, Anssi Salmela and Atlanta's 2nd round choice (Jonathon Merrill) in 2010 Entry Draft, February 4, 2010. Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Flying Farangs Bangkok (Thailand), October, 2012. Traded to Chicago by Winnipeg for Chicago's 2nd (later traded to Washington Washington selected Zachary Sanford) and 3rd (J.C. Lipon) round choices in 2013 Entry Draft, February 27, 2012.
CAREER

2012-13:
Registered 12 points (3G, 9A) and a +12 plus/minus rating in 48 regular-season games … Blocked a season-high six shots on Feb. 2 at CGY … Notched a season-high four hits on Feb. 17 vs. LAK … Equaled a career-long four-game point streak (4A) from Feb. 17-24 … Registered a season-high 28:37 of ice time on Feb. 19 vs. VAN … Netted goals in back-to-back games on March 14 at CBJ and March 16 at DAL … Skated in his 500th career game on April 6 at NSH … Tallied his 100th career assist on April 12 vs. DET … Registered postseason career highs in nearly every statistical category in 23 playoff games en route to the 2013 Stanley Cup championship … Notched eight points (3G, 5A), including his first career playoff goal on May 5 at MIN … Shared third in the NHL with a club-high +12 rating … Shared first among team defensemen and fourth among league blueliners with three goals … Ranked third in the NHL with a team-high 49 blocked shots … Skated in a regular and postseason career-high 37:20 on June 12 vs. BOS … Tallied the secondary assist on Chicago’s Stanley Cup-winning goal in Game 6 on June 24 at BOS.

2011-12: Registered 18 points (3G, 15A) in 81 regular-season games with Chicago and WPG … Tallied one goal, four assists and a +3 rating in 18 regular-season tilts with the Blackhawks … Posted a season-high six blocked shots and a career-high 31:14 of ice time on March 29 vs. STL … Posted his first goal and assist and his first multi-point game in a Blackhawks uniform on March 9 vs. NYR … Posted 13 points (2G, 11A) and 33 PIM in 63 regular-season matchups with WPG … Shared second on the club with three points (3A) in six appearances vs. PHX in the Western Conference Quarterfinals … Ranked third on the club with an average TOI of 23:14.

2010-11: Registered 15 assists and 17 points in 82 regular-season games with ATL … Ranked second on the team with a career-high 149 blocked shots … Notched a multi-goal game (2G) on Dec. 11 at NYI … Notched the second multi-goal (2G) effort of his career on Dec. 11 at NYI.

2009-10: Split the season between ATL and NJD, recording a combined 13 points (3G, 10A) in 67 regular-season games … Notched nine points (1G, 8A) in 27 regular-season games with ATL … Ranked third on the club with 124 blocked shots … Posted a season-long three-game point streak (3A) from Feb. 10-13 … Tallied four points (2G, 2A) in 40 regular-season matchups with NJD.

2008-09: Appeared in all 82 regular-season games for NJD for the first time in his career … Paced team defensemen with a career-high seven goals and ranked second among club blueliners with a career-high 22 assists and 29 points … Ranked fourth on the club with a career-high four game-winning goals … Ranked second on the club with 20:52 TOI per game … Paced club defensemen with a career-high 108 shots on goal … Ranked third on the club with 127 blocked shots … Tallied a career-most five multi-point efforts … Appeared in seven playoff games.

2007-08: Registered 26 points (6G, 20A) in 75 regular-season tilts with NJD, pacing club defensemen in goals and ranking second among team blueliners in assists and points … Led the team with a career-high +27 rating … Notched a career-most two power-play goals … Posted a career-high 71 hits … Registered his first NHL multi-goal game and a career-high 5 SOG on March 28 vs. PHI … Tallied a career-high four-point effort (1G, 3A) on Jan. 22 at PHI … Tallied one assist and 6 PIM in five postseason appearances.

2006-07: Registered 11 points (2G, 9A) and a career-high 61 PIM in 76 regular-season tilts in his first NHL season … Made his NHL debut on Oct. 6 at CAR … Registered his first NHL point on Nov. 9 vs. Chicago … Netted his first NHL goal on Dec. 19 vs. ATL … Tallied 6 PIM and one point in six playoff appearances … Posted his first NHL postseason point with an assist on April 18 at TBL.

2005-06: Notched 19 points (8G, 11A) and 95 PIM in 47 regular-season games with the Swedish Elite League’s Frolunda HC Goteborg … Posted three points (1G, 2A) and 16 PIM in 17 postseason games with Frolunda.

2004-05: Registered six points (2G, 4A) and 139 PIM in 49 regular-season tilts with the Swedish Elite League’s Djurgarden IF Stockholm … Tallied two assists and 29 PIM in 12 playoff games with Djurgarden.

2003-04:
Posted eight points (4G, 4A) and 173 PIM in 42 regular-season matchups with Djurgarden.

2002-03: Recorded 15 goals, 25 assists and 200 PIM in 48 regular-season games with the Superallsvenskan’s Hammarby IF Stockholm.

2001-02: Tallied 25 points (11G, 14A) and 66 PIM in 46 regular-season matchups with Hammarby … Netted one goal and recorded 4 PIM in two postseason games with Hammarby.

2000-01: Split the season between the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s Victoriaville Tigres and Moncton Wildcats, combining for 68 points (14G, 54A) and 259 PIM in 68 regular-season tilts … Posted 19 points (3G, 16A) and 112 PIM in 24 regular-season tilts with Victoriaville… Recorded 13 points (4G, 9A) and 10 PIM in 13 playoff appearances with the Tigres … Recorded 49 points (11G, 38A) and 147 PIM in 44 regular-season games with the Wildcats.

INTERNATIONAL CAREER:
Registered 12 PIM in four appearances while competing for Team Sweden in the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver … Posted three goals and one assist in five appearances with Sweden at the 2009 World Championship.