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Chris Higgins
Chris Higgins
Left Wing  - VAN
Number: 20
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 205
Shoots: Left
Born: 2 Jun 1983  (Age 31)
Birthplace: Smithtown, NY, United States
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Acquired: Acquired from Florida in exchange for defenseman Evan Oberg and a 3rd round draft pick in 2013.
Drafted: MTL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (14th overall)
PERSONAL
Higgins grew up in Smithtown, New York, the second eldest among five siblings. His father, Robert, is a New York City firefighter and his younger brother is a New York City police officer. He attended Yale University with an academic focus in Political Science. In addition to hockey, played soccer growing up, names Patrick Roy as his favorite player, and enjoys watching movies.

NHL FIRSTS
First Game: Oct. 11/03 at TOR
First Goal: Oct. 6/05 at NYR
First Assist: Oct. 8/05 at TOR

PHOTO GALLERY
Frozen Moments 2011-12: Chris Higgins

FEATURES

King of the Rink - Chris Higgins
Higgins Credits College to Success

Canucks Sign Chris Higgins
Canucks Acquire Chris Higgins from the Florida Panthers


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