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Canada Colby Armstrong
#20 Växjö Lakers HC / SHL - 13/14
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Last added: Åke Andersson
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Cédric Desruisseaux 40 42 36 78
2. Thomas Casey 38 34 40 74
3. Brett Budgell 40 15 43 58
4. Lukas Cormier 39 16 38 54
5. Mathieu Desgagnés 31 24 28 52
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW/LW
Age
38
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Weight
185 lbs / 84 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time CHL Memorial Cup Champion 1
1-time WHL Champion 1

Armstrong is a hard working winger who exhibits fine leadership qualities. He is a good teammate and plays a fairly well-rounded game with good two-way ability. Can sometimes deliver a big open-ice hit.
- Erik K. Piri, EP

Brother: Riley Armstrong

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1996-97 Saskatoon Generals U15 AA SAHA - - - - - |
1997-98 Saskatoon Generals U15 AA SAHA - - - - - |
Saskatoon Contacts U18 AAA SMAAAHL 4 0 1 1 14 |
1998-99 Saskatoon Contacts U18 AAA SMAAAHL 33 21 19 40 103 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 6
Red Deer Rebels WHL 1 0 1 1 0 0 |
1999-00 Red Deer Rebels WHL 68 13 25 38 122 31 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 11 -1
2000-01 Red Deer Rebels WHL 72 36 42 78 156 44 | Playoffs 21 6 6 12 39 2
2001-02 Red Deer Rebels “C” WHL 64 27 41 68 115 27 | Playoffs 23 6 10 16 32 3
2002-03 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 73 7 11 18 76 -13 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 4 -1
2003-04 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 67 10 17 27 71 6 | Playoffs 24 3 2 5 45 -4
2004-05 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 80 18 37 55 89 9 | Playoffs 10 4 2 6 14 0
2005-06 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 47 16 24 40 58 15 |
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins “A” AHL 31 11 18 29 44 14 |
2006-07 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 80 12 22 34 67 2 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 11 -2
Canada WC 9 1 1 2 4 1 |
2007-08 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 54 9 15 24 50 6 |
Atlanta Thrashers NHL 18 4 7 11 6 -2 | 5 0 1 1 11
2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers “A” NHL 82 22 18 40 75 5 |
Canada WC 9 0 3 3 4 4 |
2009-10 Atlanta Thrashers “A” NHL 79 15 14 29 61 6 |
2010-11 Toronto Maple Leafs “A” NHL 50 8 15 23 38 -1 |
2011-12 Toronto Maple Leafs “A” NHL 29 1 2 3 9 -8 |
2012-13 Montréal Canadiens NHL 37 2 3 5 12 1 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 15 -1
2013-14 Växjö Lakers HC SHL 37 12 7 19 26 -2 | Playoffs 10 0 1 1 20 -1
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 Red Deer Rebels M-Cup 4 1 0 1 12 -2 |
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 4 251 46 83 129 0.51 280 16 | 3 37 7 4 11 0.30 63 -5
M-Cup 1 4 1 0 1 0.25 12 -2 | 0
NHL 8 476 89 120 209 0.44 376 24 | 2 14 0 2 2 0.14 37 -3
SAHA 2 - - - - - - - | 0
SHL 1 37 12 7 19 0.51 26 -2 | 1 10 0 1 1 0.10 20 -1
SMAAAHL 2 37 21 20 41 1.11 117 - | 1 4 0 1 1 0.25 6 -
WC 2 18 1 4 5 0.28 8 5 | 0
WHL 4 205 76 109 185 0.90 393 102 | 3 46 12 17 29 0.63 82 4
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/28/2013
07/28/2013 Confirmed Montréal Canadiens Växjö Lakers HC
07/02/2012
07/02/2012 Confirmed Toronto Maple Leafs Montréal Canadiens
07/01/2012
07/01/2012 Confirmed Toronto Maple Leafs Unknown
07/01/2010
07/01/2010 Confirmed Atlanta Thrashers Toronto Maple Leafs
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Drafted 1997, 6 #103 overall by Red Deer Rebels in the WHL Bantam Draft

Cult/Star player for Växjö Lakers HC

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