Edmonton Oilers
Pittsburgh Penguins
Taylor Chorney
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TaylorChorney
POSITION: Defenceman
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 189
BIRTHDATE: 27/04/1987
AGE: 27
BIRTHPLACE: Thunder Bay, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: EDM: 2005-36 overall
Last Game: Apr. 11/09 @ Calgary (0-0-0, 0 PIM, -4, 16:57)
Career Oilers/NHL Stats: 2 GP 0-0-0 0 PIM
Career Hat Tricks: 0 Career Penalty Shots: 0-0
Season Highs: Goals - 0; Assists - 0; Points - 0; PIM - 0
Multiple Games: Goals - 0; Assists - 0; Points - 0
Shootout Goals-Attempts: 2008-09: 0-0; Career: 0-0
- Scored 0-0-0 with 0 PIM & was -4 in 2 GP.
- Made Oilers/NHL debut vs CGY (Apr. 10).
- Was scoreless and even in 14:28 of TOI with 1 blocked shot.
- Recalled from Springfield (AHL) on Mar. 30.
- Scored 5-16-21 with 22 PIM in 68 GP with Springfield to rank 7th in scoring.
- Was 3rd in PP scoring with 3-10-13.
- Signed a three-year NHL entry level contract with Edmonton on July 3, 2008.
2010-11 HIGHLIGHTS: Appeared in 12 games with the Oilers recording a goal (his 21st career NHL goal) and three assists, -5 and 4 PIM...recalled on Jan. 10...had 15 points and 18 PIM in 40 games with OKC...collected an assist on Jan. 16 @ ANA...assigned to OKC Jan. 22...recalled on Feb. 14...scored his 1st NHL goal and added an assist on Feb. 15 vs DAL (also named 2nd star)


2009-10 HIGHLIGHTS:
Appeared in 42 games with the Oilers recording three assists, -21 and 12 PIM...Recalled from Springfield (AHL) on Oct. 12 and played first game of the season recording an assist @ NAS, which was his 1st career NHL point...was tied in team defense scoring with 5 points at time of recall...recalled from Springfield Mar. 1...finished the AHL season with 32 GP, 13 points (4G, 9A) and 14 PIM.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

2008-09:
Played in 68 games with Springfield collecting 21 points (5G,16A)…made his NHL debut on April 10 vs CGY...played one more game with Edmonton finishing with no points or PIM…

COLLEGE:
spent three season with University of North Dakota in the WCHA…played in 126 games scoring 14 goals, 59 assists for 73 points…

INTERNATIONAL: Was a member of Team USA at the 2006 World Junior Championship…was captain of Team USA for 2007 World Junior Championship