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Erik Christensen
Erik Christensen
Center
(KRIHS-tehn-suhn, AIR-ihk)
Number: 16
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 200
Shoots: Left
Born: Dec 17, 1983
Birthplace: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Drafted: PIT / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (69th overall)

2011-12 HIGHLIGHTS
*Owns seven points (6-1=7) in last 13 games
*Collected two points (1-1=2) and deciding shootout goal vs. LA (3/31)
*Scored twice vs. CGY (3/11) for his first points in a Wild sweater and first two-goal game since 2/25/11 at WSH (eighth career)
*Scored first SO goal for the Wild vs. WPG (2/16) and the shootout-deciding goal at FLA (2/23)
*Skated in first game with Wild at DAL (2/4), recording two shots, two hits and 14:32 TOI
*Registered three points (2-1=3) in five games with Connecticut (AHL) on conditioning assignment (1/11-1/24)... Did not dress in last 18 games with NYR
*Ranks T-3rd in the NHL all time in SO goals (29) and 3rd in SO% (53.7)




* Returned to the line up Feb. 24th after suffering a shoulder injury Feb. 13th.

2007-08 NOTES:
* Has had an even or better rating in 37 of 49 games played this seaon.
* Won 16 of 22 (73%) face-offs on Dec. 20th at Boston.
* Has notched 5 of 8 shootout attempts this season (62.5%) and is 14 of 23 in his
career (61%).

SEASON HIGHS:
Points: 2 (twice, last time 12/23 vs. BOS)br>Shots:8 (02/09 vs. LA)br>Icetime: 17:03 (02/13 vs. BOS)br>Plus/Minus: +2 (three times, last time 01/29 @ NJ)br>Blocked Shots: 1 (twice, last time 01/05 vs. FLA)br>Hits: 3 (02/07 vs. NYI)br>
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