Dallas Stars
Nashville Predators
Derek Roy
DerekRoy
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 5' 9"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 184
BIRTHDATE: 05/04/1983
AGE: 31
BIRTHPLACE: Ottawa, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: BUF: 2001-32 overall
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

Most Goals, Game: 3 (4x), last vs. TBL on March 27, 2010 (3-1-4)
Most Assists, Game: 3 (4x), last vs. BOS on Dec. 15, 2010 (0-3-3)br /> Most Points, Game: 4, (4x), last vs. TBL on March 27, 2010 (3-1-4)
Most PIM, Game: 12, vs. BOS on Jan. 30, 2007
Most Shots, Game: 9, vs. ATL on Jan. 18, 2008

Goal Scoring Streak: 4 games, from April 3-8, 2007 (4-1-5)

Assist Scoring Streak: 5 games (4x), last from Nov. 6-15, 2010 (2-6-8)
Point Scoring Streak: 8 games, from March 17, 2009 (4-7-11)br /> First NHL Game: at MIN on Dec. 13, 2003
First NHL Goal: vs. OTT on Dec. 23, 2003
First NHL Point: vs. OTT on Dec. 23, 2003
Shootout: 10/29 (34%), 5 GDG
Penalty Shots: 1/1, last at CAR (M. Leighton) on April 9, 2009 (Goal)br />
CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

2001: Buffalo’s second-round selection (32nd overall) in the NHL Entry Draft

July 2, 2012: Acquired by Dallas from Buffalo in exchange for Steve Ott and Adam Pardy
Derek Roy (DAIR-ihk ROI) is entering his ninth NHL season and his first with the Stars after skating with the Buffalo Sabres for the past eight seasons. He was acquired in a trade from Buffalo on July 2, 2012 in exchange for Steve Ott and Adam Pardy. Roy exits the Sabres’ organization tied for the most regular season overtime goals (6) and ranks ninth all-time in assists. Since being drafted by the team in 2001, Roy earned more assists (266), played more games (549), and earned the third-most goals (161) and points of anyone on the Sabres. He also won a silver medal for Canada during the 2003 World Junior Championships and silver for Canada at the 2008 World Championships. .


Personal
  • At age 16 managed a strawberry patch with his little brother
  • Fluent in French, but says he dreams in English
  • Is friends with Adam Richmond from Man vs. Food
  • Considers himself an exceptional NHL ‘94 video game player