Dallas Stars
Dallas Stars
Alex Goligoski
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AlexGoligoski
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 185
BIRTHDATE: 07/30/1985
AGE: 30
BIRTHPLACE: Grand Rapids, MN, USA
DRAFTED: PIT: 2004-61 overall
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

Most Goals, Game: 2, at BUF on Dec. 22, 2008 (2-1-3)br /> Most Assists, Game: 2 (7x), last vs. LAK on Feb. 12, 2012 (0-2-2)
Most Points, Game: 3, at BUF on Dec. 22, 2008 (2-1-3)br /> Most PIM, Game: 4 (4x), last at DET on Feb. 24, 2011

Most Shots, Game: 9, at PHX on March 29, 2011
Goal Scoring Streak: 3 games (2x), last March 23-29, 2011 (3-0-3)
Assist Scoring Streak: 3 games, Feb. 9-12, 2012 (1-4-5)br /> Point Scoring Streak: 7 games, Oct. 14-30, 2009 (4-4-8)

First NHL Game: vs. BOS on Feb. 13, 2008
First NHL Goal: vs. OTT on Oct. 5, 2008
First NHL Point: at OTT on March 1, 2008
Shootout: 1/4 (25%), 1 GDG
Penalty Shots: None

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:


2004: Pittsburgh’s second-round selection (61st overall) in the NHL Entry Draft

Feb. 21, 2011: Acquired from Pittsburgh in exchange for James Neal and Matt Niskanen

2012: Signed four-year contract extension
2014-15 SEASON

Finished third among Stars defensemen with 36 points (4-32=36) in 81 games in 2014-15 … Ranked fourth on the team with 32 assists … Is one of just four NHL defensemen to have posted at least 20 assists in each of their last six seasons, and is one of eight blueliners to record six-straight 25-point seasons … Paced the club with 157 blocked shots and ranked fourth with 100 hits … Finished first on Dallas in time on ice per game for the fifth consecutive season, logging an average 23:48 of ice time … Registered 11 multi-point games … Logged a season-high +3 plus/minus rating four times in 2014-15 … Tallied multiple assists nine times during the campaign, with three of them coming against Central Division-rival Chicago … Recorded a season-long three-game point streak (0-4=4) from Oct. 24 – 28 … Appeared in his 400th career NHL game on Oct. 9 vs. Chicago … Posted two assists (0-2=2) on Oct. 16 at Pittsburgh … Scored his first goal of the season (1-0=1) on Nov. 28 vs. Minnesota … Earned two assists (0-2=2) and posted a +3 rating against Chicago on Jan. 18 … Notched five shots and posted a +2 rating on Jan. 29 at Ottawa … Tallied an assist (0-1=1) and logged a season high 28:24 TOI on Feb. 10 at Boston … Posted a season-high six SOG against Colorado on Feb. 27.

INTERNATIONAL CAREER: Represented the United States at the 2012 World Championship in Finland and Sweden, posting five points (1-4=5) in eight games ... Skated in seven games at the 2005 World Junior Championship with Team USA, tallying one point (0-1=1).