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Canada Craig Rivet
#52 Elmira Jackals / ECHL - 11/12
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Kristian Jakobsson 2 3 2 5
2. Niklas Roest 2 1 4 5
3. Emil Lundberg 2 2 2 4
4. David Åslin 2 2 2 4
5. Patrick Thoresen 2 2 2 4
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
47
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
209 lbs / 95 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1

Son: Nathan Rivet
Nephews: Riley Ebbs, MacKenzie Weegar, Will Rivet

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1990-91 Barrie Colts COJHL 42 9 17 26 55 |
1991-92 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 66 5 21 26 97 |
1992-93 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 64 19 55 74 117 | Playoffs 16 5 7 12 39
1993-94 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 61 12 52 64 100 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 6
Fredericton Canadiens AHL 4 0 2 2 2 -2 |
1994-95 Montréal Canadiens NHL 5 0 1 1 5 2 |
Fredericton Canadiens AHL 78 5 27 32 126 -5 | Playoffs 12 0 4 4 17 -1
1995-96 Montréal Canadiens NHL 19 1 4 5 54 4 |
Fredericton Canadiens AHL 49 5 18 23 189 1 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 12 -2
1996-97 Montréal Canadiens NHL 35 0 4 4 54 7 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 14 -2
Fredericton Canadiens AHL 23 3 12 15 99 6 |
1997-98 Montréal Canadiens NHL 61 0 2 2 93 -3 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 2 -2
1998-99 Montréal Canadiens NHL 66 2 8 10 66 -3 |
1999-00 Montréal Canadiens NHL 61 3 14 17 76 11 |
2000-01 Montréal Canadiens NHL 26 1 2 3 36 -8 |
2001-02 Montréal Canadiens “A” NHL 82 8 17 25 76 1 | Playoffs 12 0 3 3 4 2
2002-03 Montréal Canadiens “A” NHL 82 7 15 22 71 1 |
Canada WC 9 0 1 1 6 3 |
2003-04 Montréal Canadiens “A” NHL 80 4 8 12 98 -1 | Playoffs 11 1 4 5 2 2
2004-05 TPS SM-liiga 18 3 1 4 28 3 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 39 -4
2005-06 Montréal Canadiens “A” NHL 82 7 27 34 109 -5 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 2 0
2006-07 Montréal Canadiens “A” NHL 54 6 10 16 57 -7 |
San Jose Sharks NHL 17 1 7 8 12 8 | Playoffs 11 2 3 5 18 -5
2007-08 San Jose Sharks “A” NHL 74 5 30 35 104 3 | Playoffs 13 0 6 6 16 2
2008-09 Buffalo Sabres “C” NHL 64 2 22 24 125 4 |
2009-10 Buffalo Sabres “C” NHL 78 1 14 15 100 -6 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 11 2
2010-11 Buffalo Sabres “C” NHL 23 1 2 3 12 -5 |
Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 14 1 0 1 23 -7 |
2011-12 Elmira Jackals ECHL 61 5 19 24 102 11 | Playoffs 10 2 3 5 0 -3
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2016-17 Buffalo Jr. Sabres QC Int PW Head Coach
2021-22 Buffalo Jr. Sabres 13U AAA 13U AAA Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 4 154 13 59 72 0.47 416 0 | 2 18 0 4 4 0.22 29 -3
COJHL 1 42 9 17 26 0.62 55 - | 0
ECHL 1 61 5 19 24 0.39 102 11 | 1 10 2 3 5 0.50 0 -3
SM-liiga (Liiga) 1 18 3 1 4 0.22 28 3 | 1 6 0 0 0 0.00 39 -4
NHL 16 923 50 187 237 0.26 1171 -4 | 8 69 4 19 23 0.33 69 -1
OHL 3 191 36 128 164 0.86 314 - | 2 22 5 10 15 0.68 45 -
WC 1 9 0 1 1 0.11 6 3 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Saku Koivu (F) 1995-2007 12 Montréal Canadiens, TPS
José Théodore (G) 1994-2006 11 Fredericton Canadiens (AHL), Montréal Canadiens
Patrice Brisebois (D) 1994-2004 10 Montréal Canadiens
Brian Savage (F) 1993-2002 9 Fredericton Canadiens (AHL), Montréal Canadiens

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
10/10/2011
10/10/2011 Confirmed Columbus Blue Jackets Elmira Jackals
02/26/2011
02/26/2011 Confirmed Buffalo Sabres Columbus Blue Jackets
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Drafted 1991, 2 #19 overall by Kingston Frontenacs in the OHL Priority Selection

- 1997-08-04 • Re-signed to a two-year contract by the Montreal Canadiens

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