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USA Jay Leach
#2 Albany Devils / AHL - 12/13
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Database: 890 942 players
Last added: Félix Brebner
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Erik Thorell 15 7 14 21
2. Filip Chlapik 15 9 10 19
3. Martins Dzierkals 14 7 11 18
4. Martin Ruzicka 15 8 9 17
5. Lukas Pech 15 6 11 17
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
42
Height
6'4" / 193 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
220 lbs / 100 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired

Brother: Andrew Leach
Father: Chris Leach
Uncles: Mark Leach, Stephen Leach, Jay Leach

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1994-95 Rochester John Marshall High USHS-MN 10 0 0 0 14 |
1995-96 Rochester John Marshall High USHS-MN 11 1 2 3 8 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
Capital District Selects NYJHL 53 3 8 11 33 |
1996-97 Capital District Selects NYJHL 57 8 50 58 140 |
1997-98 Providence College NCAA 32 0 8 8 29 |
USA U20 WJC-20 7 0 1 1 8 |
1998-99 Providence College NCAA 33 1 8 9 42 |
1999-00 Providence College NCAA 37 1 9 10 101 6 |
2000-01 Providence College “C” NCAA 40 4 21 25 104 -4 |
2001-02 Mississippi Sea Wolves ECHL 70 3 13 16 116 9 | Playoffs 10 1 1 2 8
2002-03 Augusta Lynx ECHL 65 8 11 19 162 4 |
Springfield Falcons AHL 9 0 0 0 0 -4 |
2003-04 Long Beach Ice Dogs ECHL 3 0 1 1 4 0 |
Providence Bruins AHL 3 0 0 0 4 -1 |
Trenton Titans ECHL 31 2 11 13 45 -1 |
Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 23 0 1 1 33 1 | Playoffs 7 0 1 1 10 0
2004-05 Providence Bruins AHL 62 4 5 9 92 5 | Playoffs 17 0 0 0 28 8
Trenton Titans ECHL 11 0 2 2 17 0 |
2005-06 Boston Bruins NHL 2 0 0 0 7 1 |
Providence Bruins AHL 71 5 11 16 100 12 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 15 0
2006-07 Providence Bruins AHL 73 2 5 7 128 1 | Playoffs 13 0 4 4 13 -10
2007-08 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Norfolk Admirals AHL 55 3 8 11 54 12 |
Portland Pirates AHL 20 3 6 9 30 9 | Playoffs 18 1 0 1 7 -2
2008-09 New Jersey Devils NHL 24 0 1 1 21 0 |
Lowell Devils AHL 24 2 4 6 29 2 |
2009-10 Lowell Devils AHL 12 0 3 3 10 -2 |
Montréal Canadiens NHL 7 0 0 0 5 0 |
San Jose Sharks NHL 28 1 1 2 20 3 |
2010-11 Worcester Sharks “C” AHL 50 1 4 5 45 -4 |
New Jersey Devils NHL 7 0 0 0 7 0 |
Albany Devils AHL 16 1 3 4 8 4 |
2011-12 Albany Devils “A” AHL 21 0 2 2 12 -10 |
2012-13 Albany Devils “C” AHL 60 4 10 14 63 9 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2014-15 Adler Mannheim DEL Asst. Coach
2015-16 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL Asst. Coach
2016-17 Providence Bruins AHL Asst. Coach
2017-18 Providence Bruins AHL Head Coach
2018-19 Providence Bruins AHL Head Coach
2019-20 Providence Bruins AHL Head Coach
2020-21 Providence Bruins AHL Head Coach
2021-22 Seattle Kraken NHL Asst. Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 11 499 25 62 87 0.17 608 34 | 5 61 1 6 7 0.11 73 -4
ECHL 4 180 13 38 51 0.28 344 12 | 1 10 1 1 2 0.20 8 -
NCAA 4 142 6 46 52 0.37 276 2 | 0
NHL 5 70 1 2 3 0.04 60 3 | 0
NYJHL 2 110 11 58 69 0.63 173 - | 0
USHS-MN 2 21 1 2 3 0.14 22 - | 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 0 -
WJC-20 1 7 0 1 1 0.14 8 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Matt Libby (D) 1997-2005 5 Providence College, Trenton Titans
Stephen Gionta (F) 2008-2013 5 Albany Devils, Lowell Devils, New Jersey Devils
Jeff Frazee (G) 2008-2013 5 Albany Devils, Lowell Devils, New Jersey Devils
Matthew Corrente (D) 2008-2013 5 Albany Devils, Lowell Devils, New Jersey Devils

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/02/2012
07/02/2012 Extension New Jersey Devils New Jersey Devils
06/22/2011
06/22/2011 Extension New Jersey Devils New Jersey Devils
02/09/2011
02/09/2011 Confirmed San Jose Sharks New Jersey Devils
07/07/2010
07/07/2010 Extension San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks
12/02/2009
12/02/2009 Confirmed Montréal Canadiens San Jose Sharks
11/06/2009
11/06/2009 Confirmed New Jersey Devils Montréal Canadiens
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1996, 12 #202 overall by Ottawa 67's in the OHL Priority Selection

Is married to NHL Network personality, Kathryn Tappen

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