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Canada Geoff Sanderson
#8 Edmonton Oilers / NHL - 07/08
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Last added: Hugo Kraus
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Patrik Svitana 11 4 13 17
2. Marek Tvrdon 10 4 12 16
3. Samuel Bucek 10 9 6 15
4. Samuel Takac 10 4 11 15
5. Dávid Skokan 9 7 7 14
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW
Age
49
Height
6'0" / 183 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
2-time World Championship Gold Medal 2
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1
1-time CHL Memorial Cup Champion 1
1-time WHL Champion 1

Sons: Benjamin Sanderson, Jake Sanderson, Sawyer Sanderson
Uncle: Murray Brookbank
Brother: Guy Sanderson
Cousins: Sheldon Brookbank & Wade Brookbank

Geoff Sanderson was selected 36th overall in 1990 after scoring 94 points with the Swift Current Broncos and winning a Memorial Cup the year prior. He played his first full NHL season in 1993 and set career highs with 46 goals and 89 points. He later won gold at the World Championship in 1994 and 97. The 2x All-Star retired in 2008 with 355 goals and 700 points.

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1987-88 St. Albert Raiders U18 AAA AMHL 45 65 55 120 175 |
1988-89 Swift Current Broncos WHL 58 17 11 28 16 | Playoffs 12 3 5 8 6
1989-90 Swift Current Broncos WHL 70 32 62 94 56 | Playoffs 4 1 4 5 8
1990-91 Swift Current Broncos WHL 70 62 50 112 57 | Playoffs 3 1 2 3 4
Springfield Indians AHL 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 2
Hartford Whalers NHL 2 1 0 1 0 -2 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 0
1991-92 Hartford Whalers NHL 64 13 18 31 18 5 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 2 -1
1992-93 Hartford Whalers NHL 82 46 43 89 28 -21 |
Canada WC 8 3 3 6 2 4 |
1993-94 Hartford Whalers NHL 82 41 26 67 42 -13 |
Canada WC 8 4 2 6 8 6 |
1994-95 HPK SM-liiga 12 6 4 10 24 -4 |
Hartford Whalers NHL 46 18 14 32 24 -10 |
1995-96 Hartford Whalers NHL 81 34 31 65 40 0 |
1996-97 Hartford Whalers NHL 82 36 31 67 29 -9 |
Canada WC 11 3 2 5 2 2 |
1997-98 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 40 7 10 17 14 -4 |
Vancouver Canucks NHL 9 0 3 3 4 -1 |
Buffalo Sabres NHL 26 4 5 9 20 6 | Playoffs 14 3 1 4 4 0
1998-99 Buffalo Sabres NHL 75 12 18 30 22 8 | Playoffs 19 4 6 10 14 5
1999-00 Buffalo Sabres NHL 67 13 13 26 22 4 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 8 0
2000-01 Columbus Blue Jackets “A” NHL 68 30 26 56 46 4 |
2001-02 Columbus Blue Jackets “A” NHL 42 11 5 16 12 -15 |
2002-03 Columbus Blue Jackets “A” NHL 82 34 33 67 34 -4 |
2003-04 Columbus Blue Jackets “A” NHL 67 13 16 29 34 -9 |
Vancouver Canucks NHL 13 3 4 7 4 -1 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 4 -1
2004-05 Genève-Servette HC NLA 9 4 1 5 29 |
2005-06 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Phoenix Coyotes NHL 75 25 21 46 58 -14 |
2006-07 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 58 11 18 29 44 -16 |
2007-08 Edmonton Oilers NHL 41 3 10 13 16 -7 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1988-89 Swift Current Broncos M-Cup 2 0 0 0 0 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2010-11 New York Islanders NHL Development Coach
2011-12 New York Islanders NHL Development Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AMHL (AEHL U18) 1 45 65 55 120 2.67 175 - | 0
AHL 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - | 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 2 -
SM-liiga (Liiga) 1 12 6 4 10 0.83 24 -4 | 0
M-Cup 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
NHL 17 1104 355 345 700 0.63 511 -100 | 6 55 9 10 19 0.35 32 3
NLA (NL) 1 9 4 1 5 0.56 29 - | 0
WC 3 27 10 7 17 0.63 12 12 | 0
WHL 3 198 111 123 234 1.18 129 - | 3 19 5 11 16 0.84 18 -
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Kevin Dineen (F) 1990-2003 9 Canada, Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, Hartford Whalers
Robert Kron (F) 1992-2002 8 Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, Hartford Whalers
Andrew Cassels (F) 1991-2004 8 Columbus Blue Jackets, Hartford Whalers
Adam Burt (D) 1990-1998 8 Carolina Hurricanes, Hartford Whalers, Springfield Indians

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Drafted 2000, 1 #23 overall by Columbus Blue Jackets in the NHL Expansion Draft

Cult/Star player for Columbus Blue Jackets

Cult/Star player for Hartford Whalers

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