Craig Adams

Player Facts
  • Position
    RW/C
  • Height
    6'0" / 183 cm
  • Weight
    201 lbs / 91 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Status
    Retired
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1994-95 Calgary Canucks AJHL 40 14 24 38 82 |
1995-96 Harvard Univ. NCAA 34 8 9 17 38 |
1996-97 Harvard Univ. NCAA 32 6 4 10 36 |
1997-98 Harvard Univ. NCAA 12 6 6 12 12 |
1998-99 Harvard Univ. “C” NCAA 31 9 14 23 53 |
1999-00 Cincinnati Cyclones IHL 73 12 12 24 124 -3 | Playoffs 8 0 1 1 14 -1
2000-01 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 44 1 0 1 20 -7 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 0
Cincinnati Cyclones IHL 4 0 1 1 9 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 2 -2
2001-02 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 33 0 1 1 38 2 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 22 5 4 9 51 2 |
2002-03 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 81 6 12 18 71 -11 |
2003-04 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 80 7 10 17 69 -5 |
2004-05 Milano Italy 30 15 14 29 82 | Playoffs 15 4 7 11 24
2005-06 Carolina Hurricanes “A” NHL 67 10 11 21 51 1 | Playoffs 25 0 0 0 10 -4
Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 13 4 3 7 20 -1 |
2006-07 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 82 7 7 14 54 -9 |
2007-08 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 40 2 3 5 34 -8 |
Chicago Blackhawks NHL 35 2 4 6 24 -8 |
2008-09 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 36 2 4 6 22 -3 |
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 9 0 1 1 0 0 | Playoffs 24 3 2 5 16 -1
2009-10 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 82 0 10 10 72 -5 | Playoffs 13 2 1 3 15 2
2010-11 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 80 4 11 15 76 -5 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 2 2
2011-12 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 82 5 13 18 34 -6 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 19 -1
2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 48 3 6 9 28 -1 | Playoffs 15 0 1 1 10 1
2013-14 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 82 5 6 11 46 -16 | Playoffs 13 1 1 2 2 2
2014-15 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 70 1 6 7 44 -1 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2004-05 Milano Italian Cup 2 0 2 2 8 |
Milano Continental Cup 3 0 0 0 2 -5 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 35 9 7 16 0.46 71 1 |
AJHL 40 14 24 38 0.95 82 0 |
Continental Cup 3 0 0 0 0.00 2 -5 |
IHL 77 12 13 25 0.32 133 -3 | 9 0 1 1 0.11 16 -3
Italian Cup 2 0 2 2 1.00 8 0 |
Italy 30 15 14 29 0.97 82 0 | 15 4 7 11 0.73 24 0
NCAA 109 29 33 62 0.57 139 0 |
NHL 951 55 105 160 0.17 683 -82 | 106 7 5 12 0.11 74 1
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
01/26/2016
01/26/2016 Confirmed No team Retired
07/05/2013
07/05/2013 Extension Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins
06/09/2011
06/09/2011 Extension Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins
06/29/2009
06/29/2009 Extension Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins
Player Biography and Trivia

Career Transactions
- 1997-06-25 • Rights transferred to the Carolina Hurricanes after the Hartford Whalers franchise relocated.
- 1997-98 • Missed the majority of the season recovering from shoulder injury.
- 2001-07-31 • Re-signed by the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-year contract.
- 2003-05-01 • Re-signed by the Carolina Hurricanes to a 1-year contract extension.
- 2004-07-28 • Signed by HCJ Milano Vipers (Italy) to a 1-year contract.
- 2005-08-25 • Signed by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks to a 1-year contract.
- 2005-10-03 • Traded to the Carolina Hurricanes by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks for Bruno St-Jacques.
- 2006-06-30 • Re-signed by the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-year contract extension.
- 2008-01-17 • Traded to the Chicago Blackhawks by the Carolina Hurricanes for future considerations.
- 2009-03-04 • Claimed by the Pittsburgh Penguins off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks.
- 2009-06-29 • Re-signed by the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-year contract extension.
- 2011-06-09 • Re-signed by the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-year contract extension.
- 2013-07-05 • Re-signed by the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-year contract.
- 2016-01-26 • Announced his retirement.