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Nick Drazenovic
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Born January 14, 1987 (1987-01-14) (age 30)
Prince George, British Columbia, Canada
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
Pittsburgh Penguins
St. Louis Blues
Columbus Blue Jackets
NHL Draft 171st overall, 2005
St. Louis Blues
Playing career 2007–present

Nick Drazenovic (born Nicholas Drazenovic on January 14, 1987) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre of Croatian ancestry who is currently under contract to the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL).

He was selected by the St. Louis Blues in the 6th round (171st overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing CareerEdit

During the 2010–11 season in November, the Blues recalled Nick from the AHL affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen. He played in three NHL games before being returned to Peoria for the remainder of the year.

On July 7, 2011, after he was not tendered an offer by the Blues, he signed a one-year contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Nick was assigned to play with affiliate the Springfield Falcons for the start of the 2011–12 season.

On July 5, 2013, Nick signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins that will pay him $550,000 at the NHL level.

Career StatisticsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03 Prince George Cougars WHL 15 4 4 8 0
2003–04 Prince George Cougars WHL 65 7 30 37 38
2004–05 Prince George Cougars WHL 72 18 38 56 24
2005–06 Prince George Cougars WHL 71 30 33 63 51 5 0 0 0 4
2006–07 Prince George Cougars WHL 58 18 32 50 63 15 9 10 19 6
2007–08 Peoria Rivermen AHL 69 16 26 42 38
2008–09 Peoria Rivermen AHL 76 12 21 33 43 5 1 0 1 2
2009–10 Peoria Rivermen AHL 58 19 20 39 40
2010–11 Peoria Rivermen AHL 75 23 23 46 24 4 0 1 1 2
2010–11 St. Louis Blues NHL 3 0 0 0 0
2011–12 Springfield Falcons AHL 41 13 28 41 16
2012–13 Springfield Falcons AHL 62 17 36 53 30 8 2 2 4 2
2012–13 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 8 0 0 0 4
NHL totals 11 0 0 0 4

International StatisticsEdit

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
2004 Canada Pacific U17 6 1 4 5 4
Junior int'l totals 6 1 4 5 4

International PlayEdit

Medal record
Men's ice hockey
Competitor for Canada
World U-17 Hockey Challenge
Silver 2004 Newfoundland and Labrador

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