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Wings become his third team in six weeks

Thursday, 03.9.2006 / 12:00 AM ET / News
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Wings become his third team in six weeks
DETROIT - General Manager Ken Holland today announced that the Detroit Red Wings have acquired defenseman Corey Cross from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for Detroit's fourth-round pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.

Cross is in his 12th NHL season with Detroit becoming his fifth NHL team, and third in the last six weeks. He was traded from Edmonton to Pittsburgh along with Jani Rita from in exchange for Dick Tarnstrom on January 26th.

Total Votes: 2556
Does the addition of Corey Cross firm up Detroit's blueline for the upcoming Stanley Cup run?


  45.5%
Yes, he provides good depth

  28.3%
Yes, he provdes grit

  26.2%
No

Total Votes: 2556

For 2005-06 season, Cross has played in 40 games, scoring two goals and four assists for six points. In his 12-year career, Cross has appeared in 643 NHL games, totaling 33 goals and 96 assists for 129 points. Cross has played in 47 Stanley Cup Playoff games (2-4-6), 35 of which were during his three years with Toronto.

"We're very pleased to have Corey join the Red Wings," said Holland. "He's a veteran NHL defenseman that brings size, strength and depth to our blueline. He moves the puck well and will fit in to our style of game."










Career Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW GT Shots Pct
2005-2006 Penguins 6 0 1 1 -1 6 0 0 0 0 1 0
2005-2006 Oilers 34 2 3 5 -5 38 0 1 0 0 20 10
2003-2004 Oilers 68 7 14 21 9 56 1 0 1 0 83 8.4
2002-2003 Oilers 11 2 3 5 3 8 1 0 1 0 11 18.2
2002-2003 Rangers 26 0 4 4 13 16 0 0 0 0 18 0
2001-2002 Maple Leafs 50 3 9 12 11 54 0 0 1 0 39 7.7
2000-2001 Maple Leafs 41 3 5 8 7 50 1 0 1 0 34 8.8
1999-2000 Maple Leafs 71 4 11 15 13 64 0 0 1 0 60 6.7
1998-1999 Lightning 67 2 16 18 -25 92 0 0 0 0 96 2.1
1997-1998 Lightning 74 3 6 9 -24 77 0 1 0 0 72 4.2
1996-1997 Lightning 72 4 5 9 6 95 0 0 2 0 75 5.3
1995-1996 Lightning 75 2 14 16 4 66 0 0 0 0 57 3.5
1994-1995 Lightning 43 1 5 6 -6 41 0 0 1 0 35 2.9
1993-1994 Lightning 5 0 0 0 -3 6 0 0 0 0 5 0
 
NHL Totals:   643 33 96 129 2 669 3 2 8 0 606 5.4

Career Playoff Stats
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW GT Shots Pct
2002-2003 Oilers 6 0 1 1 -3 20 0 0 0 0 10 0
2001-2002 Maple Leafs 12 0 0 0 -1 8 0 0 0 0 8 0
2000-2001 Maple Leafs 11 2 1 3 -1 10 0 0 1 0 7 28.6
1999-2000 Maple Leafs 12 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 7 0
1995-1996 Lightning 6 0 0 0 -4 22 0 0 0 0 6 0
 
NHL Totals:   47 2 4 6 -8 62 62 0 0 1 1 38



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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
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2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 214 184 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 259 206 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 237 199 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 245 224 101
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14 CAR 82 30 41 11 183 219 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 206 257 68
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2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
H. Zetterberg 77 17 49 -6 66
P. Datsyuk 63 26 39 12 65
T. Tatar 82 29 27 6 56
G. Nyquist 82 27 27 -11 54
J. Abdelkader 71 23 21 3 44
N. Kronwall 80 9 35 -4 44
R. Sheahan 79 13 23 -3 36
D. Helm 75 15 18 7 33
D. DeKeyser 80 2 29 11 31
S. Weiss 52 9 16 -2 25
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Howard 23 13 11 .910 2.44
P. Mrazek 16 9 2 .918 2.38

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