Boyd Gordon
Boyd Gordon
Oilers - Centre
NUMBER: 27
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
WEIGHT: 202
SHOOTS: Right
BIRTHDATE: 19/10/1983
AGE: 30
BIRTHPLACE: Unity, SK, CAN
DRAFTED: WSH: 2002-17 overall
WHL East First All-Star Team (2003) Missed majority of 2009-10 due to back injury. Signed as a free agent by Phoeniix, July 1, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, July 5, 2013.
2012-13 HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Played in his 450th career NHL game at SJ, Feb. 9
  • Won 5/6 (83%) of his faceoffs at NSH, Feb. 14
  • Posted first multipoint game of the season Mar. 27 @ MIN (1G, 1A)
  • Recorded second multipoint game of the season Apr. 10 vs. EDM (1G, 1A)

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
  • His eight goals were a career high (2011-12)
  • Led the team in face-off percentage (56.8%), and blocked shots (86) (2011-12)
  • Netted his first career two-goal game Jan. 16 vs. COL (2011-12)
  • Played in his 400th career NHL game Jan. 12 @ DET (2011-12)
  • Led the team in face-off percentage (59.3%) (2011-12 Playoffs)
  • Led the team in face-off percentage (58%) (2010-11)
  • Established a new career high with two game winning goals (2008-09)
  • Finished ninth in the NHL in face-off percentage (56%) (2007-08)
  • Played in his 200th NHL game Mar. 27 @ TBL (2007-08)
  • Established career highs in goals (7), assists (22) and points (29) in his first full NHL season (2006-07)
  • Led the Capitals in face-off percentage (52%), face offs (1,214) and face-off wins (632) (2006-07)
  • Played 104 total regular season and playoff games for Washington and Hershey (AHL), tied with Brooks Laich for the most in the organization (2005-06)
  • The only player to appear in all 80 games for Portland (AHL) (2004-05)
  • Made his NHL debut Oct. 9 vs. NYI, recording an assist (2003-04)
  • Scored his first NHL goal and added an assist on Oct. 11 vs. ATL (2003-04)

JUNIOR HIGHLIGHTS
  • Led Red Deer in playoff goals (8) and tied for the lead in points (20) while ranking third in assists (2002-03)
  • In 22 playoff games, notched three goals and six assists as Red Deer won the WHL playoff title and captured the Memorial Cup (2001-02)

INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS
  • Represented Canada in the 2003 IIHF World Junior Championship, earning a silver medal.