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Chris Kunitz
Chris Kunitz
Left Wing  - PIT
(KOO-nihtz, KRIHS)
Number: 14
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 195
Shoots: Left
Born: Sep 26, 1979  (Age 36)
Birthplace: Regina, SK, Canada
Acquired: Acquired from Anaheim with Eric Tangradi for Ryan Whitney
Finished 4th in the NHL with a plus-29. Riding career-long 3-game playoff goal streak. Had team-high 9 hits in Game 2 vs. TB, 2nd most ever in postseason game for Kunitz. Scored PIT's 1st PP goal of 2nd round in Game 5 vs. WAS. Led PIT with 22 hits in Round 1. Had 27 points (12G-15A) in last 38 games. Led the team with a plus-29. Ranked 7th in the NHL with 264 hits. Had 8 points (5G-3A) in last 16 games. Played in 800th NHL game (485th with PIT) on March 15 vs. NYI. Scored PIT's lone regulation goal in 2-1 SOW. Recorded 300th NHL assist Feb. 5 at TB. Five-game pt. (1G-7A) streak ended on Dec. 14. Had assists in all 5 games, equaling career-long assist streak. Tied career-high 10 hits on Dec. 11 vs. LA. Recorded a season-high 9 hits Nov. 28 vs. EDM. Scored 1st goal of the season Oct. 24 at NSH. REGULAR-SEASON NUMBERS w/PIT: 497GP 160G-199A-359PTS NHL Playoffs Career Info: Highs: G: 2 A: 3 P: 3 POSTSEASON NUMBERS WITH/PIT: 98GP 21G-40A-61PTS PPG: 11 SHG: 0

CAREER HIGHS:
Goals: 3 (1 time), 11/19/06 vs. PHX
Assists: 3 (4 times), 12/23/09 vs. OTT
Points: 4 (5 times), 12/23/09 vs. OTT (1+3)
SOG: 8 (1 time), 2/4/04 vs. CAR
PIM: 27 (1 time), 3/16/07 vs. CHI
Hat Tricks: 1, 11/19/06 vs. PHX
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