Dustin Jeffrey
Dustin Jeffrey
Left Wing
NUMBER: 17
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
WEIGHT: 205
SHOOTS: Left
BIRTHDATE: 02/27/1988
AGE: 26
BIRTHPLACE: Sarnia, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: PIT: 2007-171 overall
2008-09 Notes:
*Skated a career-high 16:32 minutes versus the Ducks Jan. 16
*Tallied his second assist of the season versus the Capitals Jan. 14.
*Has a plus or even rating in 12 of 13 games this season, posting a plus-4 over the span.
*Recorded 17 points (4G-13A) in 30 games with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at the time of his recall.

2008-09 Season Stats:
Points: 1 - (3X) last time, Jan. 14 vs. WSH
Plus/Minus: +1 - (5X) last time, Jan. 18 vs. NYR
Hits: 3 - Jan. 10 @ COL
Shots: 3 - (3X) Jan. 10 @ COL
Ice time: 16:32 - Jan. 16 vs. ANA
Versatile forward can play center or wing and sees action on the power play and penalty kill.

Nickname - “Jeffer”

Played 1st NHL season with the Penguins in 2010-11, appearing in 25 games.

Rookie campaign cut short after tearing ACL March 24 at Philadelphia.

Scored 2 goals, including overtime game-winner, March 5, 2011 at Boston.

During the 2010-11 season, the Penguins were 6-0 when Jeffrey scored a goal and 9-0 when he recorded a point.

In his first NHL game of the 2010-11 season on Dec. 11 at Buffalo, he tallied 1 goal and 1 assist for his first career multiple-point contest.

Recorded 1st career NHL point (assist) Dec. 30, 2008 vs. Boston and 1st NHL goal Jan. 1, 2009 at Boston.

Played 3-plus seasons with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League from 2008-11.

Helped WBS reach Calder Cup Final in 2008.

Earned back-to-back selections to the AHL Canadian All-Star Team in 2010 and ‘11, although he missed the ‘11 contest due to being recalled by Pittsburgh.

Played 4 years in Ontario Hockey League with Mississauga and Sault Ste. Marie from 2004-08.

Posted back-to-back 90-point seasons for Sault Ste. Marie (2006 to ‘08). Named to Team OHL for ‘06 ADT Canada-Russia Challenge.

Received the Dr. Bill Kelly Award as the Greyhounds Most Gentlemanly Player in 2006 and ‘07.

Signed through 2012-13 season.