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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
Is tied for 5th in the NHL in game-winning goals (18) since 2012-13. Posted 3 assists while skating primarily on a line with Sidney Crosby and Phil Kessel in 4 preseason games. 2014-15 SEASON/CAREER: His 5 GWG's were tied for 1st on PIT. Finished 3rd on PIT with 8 PPGs and 5th on PIT with 17 total goals. Finished 1st on PIT with 211 hits, marking the 2nd time in his career he's recorded 200+ hits. Tied a career high with 3 assists on Feb. 6 at CGY. Reached the 40-point plateau for the 9th time in 10 full seasons. Appeared in his 700th career game Jan. 30 at NJ. Recorded his 500th career point (SHG) Jan. 20 at PHI. Scored 1st Olympic goal in the gold medal game to help Canada win 2014 Olympic gold medal. Career Info: Highs: G: 4 A: 3 P: 5 SHOOTOUT NUMBERS w/PIT: 8 G, 18 Att, 44.4 Pct REGULAR-SEASON NUMBERS w/PIT: 420GP 143G-176A-319PTS PPG: 75 SHG: 5

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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