Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
  • Or
  • Sign in with Google
Canucks vs Stars, Wednesday at 7:00PM - Tickets available

Canucks sign right wing Steven Pinizzotto

Sunday, 03.07.2011 / 5:24 PM / News
Vancouver Canucks
X
Share with your Friends


Canucks sign right wing Steven Pinizzotto

Pinizzotto
Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager Mike Gillis announced today that the Canucks have signed right wing Steven Pinizzotto.

Pinizzotto, 27, spent the 2010.11 season with the Washington Capital’s AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears. He collected 42 points (17-25-42) and 178 penalty minutes in 68 games. The 6’1”, 195 pound forward also appeared in 6 AHL playoff games, recording four points (2-2-4) and six penalty minutes. He finished the regular season with the team’s best plus/minus at plus-40.

Prior to his tenure in the AHL, Pinizzotto spent two seasons with RIT. In 2006.07, he led the team in scoring with 44 points (13-31-44), ranked fifth in Division 1 hockey with 0.91 assists per game and 12th in points per game (1.29/game). The Mississauga, Ontario native helped earn RIT the Atlantic Hockey regular season championship in 2007.

Career Regular Season Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2001-2002 Oakville Blades-OPJHL 34 10 16 26 40
2002-2003 Oakville Blades-OPJHL 44 16 24 40 152
2003-2004 Oakville Blades-OPJHL 39 17 34 51 177
2004-2005 Oakville Blades -OPJHL 48 33 62 95 86
2005-2006 Rochester Institute of Technology-NCAA 20 7 6 13 32
2006-2007 Rochester Institute of Technology-AH 34 13 31 44 76
2006-2007 Bears-AHL 5 0 0 0 4
2007-2008 Bears-AHL 23 0 4 4 -7 12 0 0
2007-2008 South Carolina Stingrays-ECHL 40 15 17 32 9 58 3 0 2
2008-2009 Bears-AHL 45 4 7 11 4 61 0 0 1
2008-2009 South Carolina Stingrays-ECHL 11 4 6 10 5 19 1 0 0
2009-2010 Bears-AHL 69 13 28 41 40 124 0 5 2
Career Playoff Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2002-2003 Oakville Blades-OPJHL 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.0
2006-2007 Rochester Institute of Technology-AH 0 0 0.0
2006-2007 Bears-AHL 0 0 0.0
2007-2008 Bears-AHL 5 0 0 0 -3 13 0 0
2007-2008 South Carolina Stingrays-ECHL 10 1 2 3 34 0 0 1
2008-2009 Bears-AHL 21 3 2 5 5 28 0 0 0
2009-2010 Bears-AHL 21 5 3 8 6 33 0 1 1