Derek Meech

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    5'11" / 180 cm
  • Weight
    201 lbs / 91 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Status
    Retired

Meech is a speedy, offensive defenseman. He has good passing ability and reads the play well. On the downside, he lacks size and could be a bit more sound defensively.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2010)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 Winnipeg Warriors MMHL 36 15 40 55 24 |
Red Deer Rebels WHL 5 1 0 1 2 -1 |
2000-01 Red Deer Rebels WHL 60 2 7 9 40 7 | Playoffs 22 0 0 0 9 -3
Canada Western U17 WHC-17 4 1 1 2 0 |
2001-02 Red Deer Rebels WHL 71 8 19 27 33 35 | Playoffs 13 1 1 2 6 1
2002-03 Red Deer Rebels WHL 65 6 16 22 53 31 | Playoffs 23 1 5 6 20 -3
2003-04 Red Deer Rebels “C” WHL 62 10 28 38 40 -6 | Playoffs 19 4 7 11 10 0
Canada U20 WJC-20 6 0 1 1 2 5 |
2004-05 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 78 6 8 14 40 -2 |
2005-06 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 79 4 16 20 85 3 | Playoffs 16 0 2 2 4 3
2006-07 Detroit Red Wings NHL 4 0 0 0 2 1 |
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 67 6 23 29 40 0 | Playoffs 7 0 1 1 4 1
2007-08 Detroit Red Wings NHL 32 0 3 3 6 -5 |
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 6 1 1 2 0 -5 |
2008-09 Detroit Red Wings NHL 41 2 5 7 12 -12 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 0
2009-10 Detroit Red Wings NHL 49 2 4 6 19 -12 |
2010-11 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 74 10 27 37 81 17 |
2011-12 Winnipeg Jets NHL 2 0 0 0 4 1 |
St. John's IceCaps AHL 6 0 2 2 0 0 | Playoffs 15 4 5 9 2 0
2012-13 Winnipeg Jets NHL 16 0 1 1 2 0 |
St. John's IceCaps AHL 46 3 20 23 38 -11 |
2013-14 Dynamo Minsk KHL 23 0 5 5 14 -5 |
Texas Stars AHL 36 2 15 17 22 12 | Playoffs 21 3 8 11 8 4
2014-15 Texas Stars AHL 63 10 25 35 32 -8 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 4 -3
2015-16 Malmö Redhawks SHL 37 3 9 12 14 -4 |
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 0 1 |
2003-04 WHL All-Stars “A” CHL Challenge 2 1 2 3 2 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 455 42 137 179 0.39 338 6 | 61 7 16 23 0.38 22 5
CHL Challenge 2 1 2 3 1.50 2 0 |
KHL 23 0 5 5 0.22 14 -5 |
M-Cup 4 1 0 1 0.25 0 1 |
MMHL 36 15 40 55 1.53 24 |
NHL 144 4 13 17 0.12 45 -27 | 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
SHL 37 3 9 12 0.32 14 -4 |
WHC-17 4 1 1 2 0.50 0 0 |
WHL 263 27 70 97 0.37 168 66 | 77 6 13 19 0.25 45 -5
WJC-20 6 0 1 1 0.17 2 5 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/06/2015
05/06/2015 Confirmed Texas Stars Malmö Redhawks
07/30/2014
07/30/2014 Extension Texas Stars Texas Stars
01/06/2014
01/06/2014 Confirmed No team Texas Stars
11/15/2013
11/15/2013 Confirmed Dinamo Minsk Unknown
07/14/2013
07/14/2013 Confirmed Winnipeg Jets Dinamo Minsk
07/01/2012
07/01/2012 Extension Winnipeg Jets Winnipeg Jets
07/04/2011
07/04/2011 Confirmed Detroit Red Wings Winnipeg Jets
07/15/2010
07/15/2010 Extension Detroit Red Wings Detroit Red Wings
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1999, 1 #9 overall by Red Deer Rebels in the WHL Bantam Draft

Cult/Star player for Grand Rapids Griffins

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