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Erik Cole #72 - LW/RW

Dallas

  • Age: 35
  • DOB: 1978/11/06
  • POB: Oswego, NY
  • Height: 6-2 Weight: 210lbs
  • Shoots: L
  • NHL Seasons: 11
  • Drafted by Carolina in 1998 (3/71).
  • Current Status: On roster

Honours and Awards

2005-06NHL - Stanley Cup
1999-00ECAC - Second-Team All-Conference Team
1998-99ECAC - First-Team All-Conference Team
1998-99NCAA - East Second All-American Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/04/05Missed 7 games (upper body injury).
2014/03/22Upper body injury, day-to-day.
2013/02/26Acquired from the Montreal Canadiens.
2012/03/09Fined $2,500 by the NHL.
2011/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Montreal Canadiens to a four-year contract.
2010/03/11Missed 1 game (illness).
2010/03/10Illness, day-to-day.
2010/03/02Missed 31 games (upper body injury).
2009/12/11Upper body injury, early January.
2009/11/01Missed 10 games (leg injury).
2009/10/04Leg injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2009/07/01Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Carolina Hurricanes to a two-year contract.
2009/03/04Acquired from the Edmonton Oilers.
2008/07/01Acquired from the Carolina Hurricanes.
2008/02/19Missed 1 game (flu).
2008/02/18Flu, day-to-day.
2007/11/23Missed 4 games (cervical injury).
2007/11/14Cervical injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2007/10/27Missed 4 games (foot injury).
2007/10/20Foot injury, day-to-day.
2007/03/09Missed 7 games (hip injury).
2007/02/20Hip injury, early March.
2007/02/17Missed 3 games (hip injury).
2007/02/09Hip injury, day-to-day.
2007/02/01Missed 1 game (lower body injury).
2007/01/30Lower body injury, day-to-day.
2006/07/05Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Carolina Hurricanes to a three-year contract.
2006/06/17Missed the last 22 games of the regular season and the first 23 games of the 2005-06 playoffs (vertebrae).
2006/03/05Vertebrae, remainder of the regular season.
2006/03/04Arm injury, left Saturday's game.
2005/08/12Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Carolina Hurricanes to a one-year contract.
2004/10/24NHL lockout: Signed with the Eisbaren Berlin of the Deutsche Liga (Germany).
2004/07/26Re-signed by the Carolina Hurricanes to a one-year contract.
2004/07/16Filed for salary arbitration.
2004/03/25Missed 1 game (hamstring).
2004/03/23Hamstring, day-to-day.
2003/11/12Missed 1 game (hyperextended elbow).
2003/11/09Hyperextended elbow, day-to-day.
2003/11/08Hyperextended elbow, left Saturday's game.
2003/08/13Re-signed by the Carolina Hurricanes.
2003/04/06Missed the last 19 games of the regular season (broken bone in left leg).
2003/01/31Broken bone in left leg, remainder of the regular season.
2003/01/30Broken bone in left leg, left Thursday's game.
2000/09/21Assigned to Cincinnati (IHL).

Trades

2013/02/26Montreal Canadiens traded Erik Cole to the Dallas Stars for Michael Ryder and a third-round draft pick in 2013.
2011/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Montreal Canadiens.
2009/03/04In a three-way trade: Los Angeles Kings traded Patrick O'Sullivan and a 2nd round selection in 2009 to the Carolina Hurricanes for Justin Williams. Then Carolina traded Patrick O'Sullivan and a 2nd round selection in 2009 to the Edmonton Oilers for Erik Cole and a 5th round selection in 2009.
2008/07/01Edmonton Oilers traded Joni Pitkanen to the Carolina Hurricanes fro Erik Cole.
1998/06/27Drafted by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 3rd round (71st overall) in 1998.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2012-13DallasNHL28617-711000104513.3358
2012-13MontrealNHL1933610200210417.3243
2012-13Total Mtl/DalNHL479413-613002208610.47101
2011-12MontrealNHL82352661111130064824114.52186
2010-11CarolinaNHL82262652-1351194920112.94225
2009-10CarolinaNHL4011516-920001298113.5894
2008-09CarolinaNHL172131530200010336.06-
2008-09EdmontonNHL63161127-3520016314511.03-
2008-09Total Edm/CarNHL801824420540017317810.11180
2007-08CarolinaNHL7322295151070047621610.19-
2006-07CarolinaNHL712932612990147616617.47-
2006-07United StatesWC7145------2---
2005-06CarolinaNHL60302959193113185416418.29-
2005-06United StatesOlympic6123------0---
2004-05Eisbaren BerlinGer396212772-0-376956.32-
2003-04CarolinaNHL80182442-4292139317210.47-
2002-03CarolinaNHL531413271632137212511.20-
2001-02CarolinaNHL81162440-10330023515910.06-
2000-01CincinnatiIHL6923204390-4-52817513.14-
1999-00CincinnatiIHL9437-52-0-021822.22-
1999-00ClarksonECAC33191130------46---
1998-99ClarksonECAC36222042------50---
1997-98ClarksonECAC34112031------55---
1996-97Des MoinesUSHL48303464------140---
TotalNHL749228236464855-8-43625178912.74-
TotalIHL7827235042-4-53019313.99-
TotalECAC1035251103------151---
TotalGer396212772-0-376956.32-
TotalUSHL48303464------140---

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2012-13DallasNHL--------------
2011-12MontrealNHL--------------
2010-11CarolinaNHL--------------
2009-10CarolinaNHL--------------
2008-09CarolinaNHL18055-5010002232.00-
2007-08CarolinaNHL--------------
2006-07CarolinaNHL--------------
2005-06CarolinaNHL2000-10000003.00-
2004-05Eisbaren BerlinGer851622-1-1372817.86-
2003-04CarolinaNHL--------------
2002-03CarolinaNHL--------------
2001-02CarolinaNHL23639-21000130688.82-
2000-01CincinnatiIHL5101-30-0-02812.50-
1999-00CincinnatiIHL7112-2-0-00812.50-
1999-00ClarksonECAC--------------
1998-99ClarksonECAC--------------
1997-98ClarksonECAC--------------
1996-97Des MoinesUSHL5202------6---
TotalNHL436814-81-0-1521035.83-
TotalIHL12213-2-0-021612.50-
TotalGer851622-1-1372817.86-
TotalUSHL5202------6---

Legend:

GP - games played
G - goals
A - assists
PTS - points
+/- - plus minus
PPG - power play goals
PPA - power play assists
SHG - short handed goals
SHA - short handed assists
GWG - game winning goals
PIM - penalties in minutes
PCT - shooting percentage


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