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Sergei Gonchar
Sergei Gonchar
Defenseman
(gohn-CHAR, SAIR-gay)
Number: 55
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 210
Shoots: Left
Born: Apr 13, 1974  (Age 40)
Birthplace: Chelyabinsk, Russia
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Acquired: Signed by the Penguins as a free agent on Aug. 3, 2005
Drafted: WSH / 1992 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (14th overall)
Birthplace: Chelyabinsk, Russia
Career: PPG (102), SHG (2), GWG (35)
MULTI-POINT GAMES (2): (1) 2 PTS, (0) 3 PTS, (1) 4+ PTS
Dallas' record when recording a multi-point game: 1-0-0
 
STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS EXPERIENCE:
* Making his 14th Stanley Cup Playoffs appearance
* Leads all current Stars with 90 points (22-68-90) in 135 career postseason contests
* Won the Stanley Cup in 2009 with Pittsburgh
* Advanced to the 2008 Stanley Cup Final with Pittsburgh
* Leads all active NHL defensemen with seven postseason game-winning goals
* Is tied with Brad Stuart as the active leader among NHL defensemen in postseason games played (135)
 
2013-14 REGULAR SEASON:
* Posted a career-high four assists on Dec. 14 at WPG
* At 39 years and 245 days, he became the second-oldest defenseman in NHL history to earn four helpers in one game. Pittsburgh defenseman Tim Horton tallied four assists on Jan. 15, 1972 against Philadelphia at the age of 42 years and 3 days


2008-09 NOTES
*Recorded two points (1G-1A), including the game-winning goal in Game 3 versus Detroit June 2.
*Ranks second in the NHL among defensemen with 14 points (3G-11A) despite missing two games due to injury.
*Leads the NHL with nine power-play assists through 21 post-season games.
*Has appeared in 21 of the Penguins 23 post-season games.
*Leads the team with an average ice time 22:58 minutes per contest.

PLAYOFF HIGHS
Points: 2 - (3X) last time, June 2 vs. DET
Shots: 5 - (2X) last time, May 6 vs. WSH
Icetime: 31:53 - Apr. 17 vs. PHI
Plus/Minus: +2 - May 23 @ CAR
Blocked Shots: 4 - (3X) May 23 @ CAR
Hits: 4 - June 9 vs. DET

CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS
Goals: 2 (2X) 04/26/1998 WAS 3 at BOS 2
Assists: 3 (1X) 05/11/2008 PIT 4 vs PHI 2
Points: 3 (2X) 05/11/2008 PIT 4 vs PHI 2 (0G-3A)br>SOG: 7 (2X) 04/20/2003 WAS 1 vs TB 2
PIM: 6 (1X) 05/23/1998 WAS 0 vs BUF 2
+ / - : 3 (3X) 05/09/1998 WAS 6 vs OTT 1

CAREER HIGHS: MOST RECENT:
Goals: 3(1X) 01/04/2000 WAS 6 vs MTL
Assists: 3(15X) 03/17/2009 PIT 6 vs. ATL 2
Points: 5(1X) 12/13/2006 PIT 8 vs PHI 4 (2G-3A)br>SOG : 12(1X) 02/04/2006 PIT 4 vs NYI 5
PIM : 10 (1X) 03/09/1998 WAS 5 vs CGY 2
Hat Tricks: 1 01/04/2000 WAS 6 vs MTL 1 (3G)br>
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