Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
  • Or
  • Sign in with Google

Clarkson added to NHL YoungStars roster

Wednesday, 01.23.2008 / 2:45 PM / News
New Jersey Devils
X
Share with your Friends


Clarkson added to NHL YoungStars roster

David Clarkson becomes the fourth current Devil to have been named as a YoungStar, joining Karel Rachunek ('02), Paul Martin ('04) and Zach Parise ('07).


newjerseydevils.com –
David Clarkson has been added to the roster of NHL YoungStars invited to the 2008 NHL All-Star Weekend, the National Hockey League announced today.

Clarkson replaces Pittsburgh's Tyler Kennedy on the Eastern Conference YoungStar team.

Devils' history in the
YoungStars Game

Player G A Pts. Year
K. Rachunek (w/ Ottawa) 0 1 1 2002
P. Martin 0 1 1 2004
Z. Parise (MVP) 2 4 6 2007
Clarkson, 23, signed with the Devils as a free agent in August 2005 after four seasons in the Ontario Hockey League. The Toronto native spent the 2005-06 season and most of 2006-07 with the Devils' affiliates in the American Hockey League.

He appeared in seven regular-season and three Stanley Cup playoff games with New Jersey last season and has played in 47 of the Devils' 48 games in 2007-08, posting 13 points (5g-8a).

Comprising the best of the League's stellar rookie class in 2007-08, the eight-player Eastern and Western Conference YoungStar teams will face off in a new three-on-three event as part of the Dodge/NHL SuperSkills competition on Saturday, Jan. 26 at Philips Arena in Atlanta (7 p.m., ET, Versus). The YoungStars will be shooting against goaltenders named to participate in the NHL All-Star Game the following day.

The 2008 NHL All-Star Weekend in Atlanta will feature live national broadcasts of the Dodge/NHL SuperSkills event on Saturday, Jan. 26, and the NHL All-Star Game on Sunday, Jan. 27 on Versus.

NHL RADIO on Westwood One will provide exclusive national radio coverage which can be heard on stations around the United States as well as on XM Satellite Radio's NHL Home Ice and NHL.com.

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Jagr 82 24 43 16 67
P. Elias 65 18 35 -4 53
T. Zajac 80 18 30 3 48
A. Henrique 77 25 18 3 43
M. Zidlicky 81 12 30 -3 42
M. Ryder 82 18 16 -6 34
A. Greene 82 8 24 3 32
E. Gelinas 60 7 22 -3 29
D. Zubrus 82 13 13 1 26
R. Clowe 43 7 19 -10 26
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Schneider 16 15 12 .921 1.97
M. Brodeur 19 14 6 .901 2.51