Nathan Paetsch

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'1" / 185 cm
  • Weight
    198 lbs / 90 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract Register Nathan Paetsch in the EP Jobs PortalRegister
    17/18

An offensive defenseman, Paetsch is a brilliant skater. Doesn't mind getting involved physically. Can play wing if needed. Could improve defensively.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2010)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1998-99 Tisdale Trojans SMHL 74 20 55 75 120 |
Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 2 0 0 0 0 -2 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
1999-00 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 68 9 35 44 49 -2 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -2
Canada Western U17 WHC-17 5 0 1 1 4 |
2000-01 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 70 8 54 62 118 2 | Playoffs 4 1 2 3 6 -3
2001-02 Moose Jaw Warriors “A” WHL 59 16 36 52 86 -9 | Playoffs 12 0 4 4 16 1
Canada U20 WJC-20 7 0 1 1 0 0 |
2002-03 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 59 15 39 54 81 5 | Playoffs 13 3 10 13 6 0
Canada U20 WJC-20 6 1 0 1 4 4 |
2003-04 Rochester Americans AHL 54 5 5 10 49 2 | Playoffs 16 1 1 2 28 -2
2004-05 Rochester Americans AHL 80 4 19 23 150 15 | Playoffs 9 1 1 2 16 -3
2005-06 Buffalo Sabres NHL 1 0 1 1 0 -1 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
Rochester Americans AHL 72 11 39 50 90 3 |
2006-07 Buffalo Sabres NHL 63 2 22 24 50 10 |
2007-08 Buffalo Sabres NHL 59 2 7 9 27 3 |
2008-09 Buffalo Sabres NHL 23 2 4 6 25 3 |
2009-10 Buffalo Sabres NHL 11 1 1 2 6 2 |
Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 10 0 0 0 6 -5 |
2010-11 Rochester Americans AHL 9 1 2 3 2 -2 |
Syracuse Crunch AHL 34 8 9 17 12 -3 |
2011-12 Grizzly Adams Wolfsburg DEL 52 7 18 25 46 10 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 -2
2012-13 Grand Rapids Griffins “A” AHL 70 4 27 31 32 13 | Playoffs 24 0 11 11 21 5
2013-14 Grand Rapids Griffins “A” AHL 68 4 27 31 40 18 | Playoffs 10 0 5 5 4 2
2014-15 Grand Rapids Griffins “A” AHL 75 8 30 38 42 24 | Playoffs 16 0 4 4 2 -2
2015-16 Grand Rapids Griffins “A” AHL 73 4 20 24 26 14 | Playoffs 9 1 2 3 4 4
2016-17 Grand Rapids Griffins “C” AHL 73 1 17 18 30 15 | Playoffs 19 2 5 7 8 1
2017-18 Rochester Americans AHL 22 0 9 9 16 1 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
2017-18 AHL/ECHL/USHL/WHL/OHL/QMJHL stats powered by HockeyTech
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2011-12 Grizzly Adams Wolfsburg Spengler Cup 4 1 0 1 2 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 630 50 204 254 0.40 489 100 | 104 5 29 34 0.33 83 5
DEL 52 7 18 25 0.48 46 10 | 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 -2
NHL 167 7 35 42 0.25 114 12 | 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
SMHL 74 20 55 75 1.01 120 0 |
Spengler Cup 4 1 0 1 0.25 2 0 |
WHC-17 5 0 1 1 0.20 4 0 |
WHL 258 48 164 212 0.82 334 -6 | 34 4 17 21 0.62 28 -4
WJC-20 13 1 1 2 0.15 4 4 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
09/12/2017
09/12/2017 Confirmed Grand Rapids Griffins Rochester Americans
07/06/2015
07/06/2015 Extension Grand Rapids Griffins Grand Rapids Griffins
07/09/2013
07/09/2013 Extension Grand Rapids Griffins Grand Rapids Griffins
07/09/2012
07/09/2012 Confirmed Grizzlys Wolfsburg Grand Rapids Griffins
06/22/2011
06/22/2011 Confirmed Syracuse Crunch Grizzlys Wolfsburg
11/02/2010
11/02/2010 Loan Vancouver Canucks Syracuse Crunch
10/07/2010
10/07/2010 Confirmed Florida Panthers Vancouver Canucks
07/07/2010
07/07/2010 Confirmed Columbus Blue Jackets Florida Panthers
03/03/2010
03/03/2010 Confirmed Buffalo Sabres Columbus Blue Jackets
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1998, 1 #5 overall by Moose Jaw Warriors in the WHL Bantam Draft

Cult/Star player for Moose Jaw Warriors

Career transactions
- 2011-06-22 • Signed to a one-year contract by EHC Wolfsburg
- 2010-07-07 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Floria Panthers
- 2010-03-03 • Traded to the Columbus Blue Jackets with a 2010 2nd round pick (Petr Straka) for Raffi Torres
- 2007-07-31 • Re-signed to a three-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2006-07-14 • Re-signed to a three-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2003-10-17 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Buffalo Sabres