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Aaron Downey
Aaron Downey
Right Wing
Number: 44
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 215
Shoots: Right
Born: Aug 27, 1974
Birthplace: Shelburne, ON, Canada
Acquired: Signed as a free agent 10/3/07.
2007-08: Appeared in 56 games for the Red Wings....Led the team with 116 Penalty Minutes.... Registered 3 assists....First point of the season came Jan. 2 vs. Dallas, assisting on game-winning goal....Had a season high four hits in only 6:47 at Toronto on 2/9....Had three hits in one shift vs. Carolina 12/9...Played in his first game as a Red Wing on 10/14 at Los Angeles....Did not appear in any of Detroit’s 22 postseason games.

2006-07: Appeared in 21 games for Montreal...Registered 1 goal and 48 PIMs for the Canadiens...Played in 15 games for the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League.

2005-06: Signed as a free agent by St. Louis Aug.1,

2005: Appeared in 17 games for the Blues....Registered 2 goals and 45 PIMs....Registered a career high 4 shots on goal 1/12/06 at Florida.... Had a two-game point streak registering goals on both 12/17/05 and 12/20/05....Claimed off waivers by Monteal from St. Louis, Jan. 23,

2006....Played in 25 games for Montreal...Finished with five points for the Canadiens (1-4-5)...Had 50 PIMs...Appeared in one postseason game for Montreal.

2004-05: Did not play due to NHL work stoppage.

2003-04: Appeared in 37 games for Dallas...Finished with 1-1-2 and 77 PIMs...Averaged 4:30 time on ice.

2002-03: Signed as a free agent by Dallas on July 3,

2002....Appeared in 43 games for the Stars...Registered 2 points (1g, 1a) and 69 PIMs...Notched his first career NHL assist 2/14/03 vs. Anaheim.

2001-02: Appeared in 36 games for Chicago...Registered his first career NHL goal 11/4/01 vs. Detroit (Hasek)....Accumulated 32 PIMs 10/11/01 vs. Phoenix....Finished season with 76 PIMs....Played in four postseason games for the Blackhawks...Appeared in 12 games for the Norfolk Admirals (AHL) and notched 2 assists.

2000-01: Signed as a free agent by Chicago Aug. 13,

2000....Spent majority of the season with Norfolk of the AHL....Registered 21 points (6g, 15a) in 67 games... Racked up 234 PIMs...Appeared in 9 postseason games for the Admirals....Played in 3 regular season games for the Chicago Blackhawks. 1999-00: Made his NHL debut with the Boston Bruins 3/30/

2000 vs. St. Louis, his only NHL game played that season....Spent majority of the year with Providence of the American Hockey League....Finished with 6-4-10 and 221 PIMs in 47 games....Appeared in 14 postseason game for Providence, registering 1 goal and 24 PIMs.


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