Colby Armstrong

Player Facts
  • Position
    RW
  • Height
    6'2" / 188 cm
  • Weight
    185 lbs / 84 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Status
    Retired

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 +/-
1998-99 Saskatoon Contacts SMHL 33 21 19 40 103 |
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 4 -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 GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 251 46 83 129 0.51 280 16 | 37 7 4 11 0.30 22 -5
M-Cup 4 1 0 1 0.25 12 -2 |
NHL 476 89 120 209 0.44 376 24 | 14 0 2 2 0.14 37 -3
SHL 37 12 7 19 0.51 26 -2 | 10 0 1 1 0.10 20 -1
SMHL 33 21 19 40 1.21 103 0 |
WC 18 1 4 5 0.28 8 5 |
WHL 205 76 109 185 0.90 393 102 | 46 12 17 29 0.63 82 4
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
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
Player Biography and Trivia

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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