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Canada Chris Kunitz
a.k.a. "Christopher Kunitz"
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Last added: Ron Kelly
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Marcus Nilsson 50 12 42 54
2. Kodie Curran 48 12 37 49
3. Ryan Lasch 48 12 36 48
4. Anton Rödin 46 14 32 46
5. Broc Little 48 24 21 45
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW
Age
40
Height
6'0" / 183 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
194 lbs / 88 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time Olympic Gold Medal 1
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
4-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 4

Chris Kunitz was a winger known for his great work ethic. Below average in size and stature, he would nonetheless play a very physical game and bang bodies whenever he could. He also had a pair of decent hands and made for a terrific complimentary player on a scoring line.
- Erik K. Piri, Elite Prospects

Cousin: Kyren Gronick

Team Staff profile of Chris Kunitz also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1996-97 Yorkton Mallers U18 AAA SMAAAHL 64 38 38 76 233 | -
1997-98 Melville Millionaires SJHL 60 30 27 57 151 | -
1998-99 Melville Millionaires SJHL 63 57 32 89 222 | Playoffs 4 4 1 5 19
1999-00 Ferris State Univ. NCAA 38 20 9 29 70 | -
2000-01 Ferris State Univ. NCAA 37 16 13 29 81 | -
2001-02 Ferris State Univ. NCAA 35 28 10 38 68 | -
2002-03 Ferris State Univ. “A” NCAA 42 35 44 79 56 47 | -
2003-04 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 21 0 6 6 12 1 | -
Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 59 19 25 44 101 4 | Playoffs 9 3 2 5 24 1
2004-05 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 54 22 17 39 71 13 | Playoffs 12 1 7 8 20 1
2005-06 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 2 0 0 0 2 -3 | -
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 67 19 22 41 69 19 | Playoffs 16 3 5 8 8 -1
Portland Pirates AHL 5 0 4 4 12 1 | -
2006-07 Anaheim Ducks NHL 81 25 35 60 81 23 | Playoffs 13 1 5 6 19 1
2007-08 Anaheim Ducks “A” NHL 82 21 29 50 80 8 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 8 -2
Canada WC 9 2 5 7 4 2 | -
2008-09 Anaheim Ducks NHL 62 16 19 35 55 9 | -
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 20 7 11 18 16 3 | Playoffs 24 1 13 14 19 3
2009-10 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 50 13 19 32 39 3 | Playoffs 13 4 7 11 8 3
2010-11 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 66 23 25 48 47 18 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 6 -1
2011-12 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 82 26 35 61 49 16 | Playoffs 6 2 4 6 8 -2
2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 48 22 30 52 39 30 | Playoffs 15 5 5 10 6 -1
2013-14 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 78 35 33 68 66 25 | Playoffs 13 3 5 8 16 -4
Canada OG 6 1 0 1 6 2 | -
2014-15 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 74 17 23 40 56 2 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 8 2
2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 80 17 23 40 41 29 | Playoffs 24 4 8 12 15 2
2016-17 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 71 9 20 29 36 0 | Playoffs 20 2 9 11 27 6
2017-18 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 13 16 29 35 8 | Playoffs 17 0 1 1 16 -1
2018-19 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 56 5 5 10 23 -7 | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2019-20 Chicago Blackhawks NHL Team Consultant Player Development Adviser
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL 2018-2019
Sat 06/04 Chicago Blackhawks @ Nashville Predators
Fri 05/04 Chicago Blackhawks vs Dallas Stars
Wed 03/04 Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues
Sat 30/03 Chicago Blackhawks @ Los Angeles Kings
Thu 28/03 Chicago Blackhawks @ San Jose Sharks
Tue 26/03 Chicago Blackhawks @ Arizona Coyotes
Sun 24/03 Chicago Blackhawks vs Colorado Avalanche
Sat 23/03 Chicago Blackhawks @ Colorado Avalanche
Thu 21/03 Chicago Blackhawks vs Philadelphia Flyers
Mon 18/03 Chicago Blackhawks vs Vancouver Canucks
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 118 41 46 87 0.74 184 18 | 2 21 4 9 13 0.62 44 2
NCAA 4 152 99 76 175 1.15 275 47 | 0
NHL 15 1022 268 351 619 0.61 746 184 | 13 178 27 66 93 0.52 164 5
OG 1 6 1 0 1 0.17 6 2 | 0
SJHL 2 123 87 59 146 1.19 373 0 | 1 4 4 1 5 1.25 19 0
SMAAAHL 1 64 38 38 76 1.19 233 0 | 0
WC 1 9 2 5 7 0.78 4 2 | 0
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/30/2019
07/30/2019 Confirmed Chicago Blackhawks Retired
07/01/2018
07/01/2018 Confirmed Tampa Bay Lightning Chicago Blackhawks
07/01/2017
07/01/2017 Confirmed Pittsburgh Penguins Tampa Bay Lightning
06/27/2013
06/27/2013 Extension Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins
10/13/2011
10/13/2011 Extension Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Anaheim Ducks

Cult/Star player for Ferris State Univ.

Cult/Star player for Melville Millionaires

Cult/Star player for Pittsburgh Penguins

Career transactions
- 2019-07-30 • Announced his retirement
- 2018-07-01 • Signed by the Chicago Blackhawks
- 2017-07-01 • Signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning
- 2009-02-26 • Traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins with Eric Tangradi for Ryan Whitney
- 2005-10-18 • Claimed off waivers by Anaheim Ducks
- 2005-10-04 • Claimed off waivers by the Atlanta Thrashers
- 2003-04-01 • Signed by the Anaheim Ducks

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