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49 Michael Leighton
Michael Leighton
1st time with the Blackhawks
Photo : CBS Sportsline


Michael Leighton
2nd time with the Blackhawks
Photo : NHL.com





 Bios
Born : Petrolia, Ontario, May 19, 1981
Catches : Left
Weight : 175 lbs.
Height : 6' 2"
Last Amateur club : Windsor Spitfires (OHL)
Drafted by Chicago in the 6th round (73rd overall) in 2001

 Transactions
23-Jun-01 Chicago's 6th round choice (73rd overall) in the 2001 Entry Draft
04-Oct-05 Traded to the Buffalo Sabres for Milan Bartovic
18-Aug-14 Acquired from the Columbus Blue Jackets as a free agent
07-Sep-16 Lost to the Carolina Hurricanes as a free agent

 Hawks highs
2002-2003
First game as a Blackhawk January 8 vs Phoenix ... Became the first goaltender in Blackhawk history to record a shutout in his NHL debut.

 Awards
Named on the AHL All-Rookie team with the Norfolk Admirals, 2002.

 Other teams
Nashville
Philadelphia
Carolina

 Statistics

Regular season
 SEASON   GP   MIN   W   L   T   GA  SO   GAA    SA   Sv%   G   A PIM
2015-16    1    39   0   0   0    1   0  1,54    17  .941   0   0   0
2003-04   34  1988   6  18   8   99   2  2,99   987  .900   0   2   2
2002-03    8   447   2   3   2   21   1  2,82   241  .913   0   0   0
  TOTAL   43  2474   8  21  10  121   3  2,93  1245  .903   0   2   2


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