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Johnny Oduya
Johnny Oduya
Number: 29
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 195
Shoots: Left
Born: Oct 1, 1981  (Age 34)
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Acquired: Signed as a free agent by DEVILS, July 17, 2006.
Drafted: WSH / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 7th (221st overall)

One of only five players in lineup and only defenseman to appear in all 82 games; games-played total is highest of three-season NHL career...Recorded career highs across the board with seven goals/22 assists/29 points...First among Devils' defensemen in goals; was second in assists/points (P. Martin, 28a/33pts)...Tied for second (Martin) among d-men with plus-21 mark (M. Mottau, +24)...Recorded season/career-high four-game point-scoring streak February 26-March 3 (2g-3a-5pts); tallied points in three straight games January 21-29 (1g-3a-4pts)...Also had points in back-to-back games twice: November 14-15 (2a) and November 8-9 (2a)...Totaled five multiple-point games overall, including 3a November 1 vs. Atlanta to match career high...Two-point games include three 1g-1a outings: March 1 vs. Philadelphia, January 21 vs. Montreal and November 26 at Florida...Also posted 2a January 4 vs. Ottawa...Recorded two overtime goals: March 3 at Toronto and November 26 at Florida...Posted first career shorthanded tally December 12 vs. NY Rangers...Played in his 200th career NHL game January 29 at Boston...Finished first on squad with career-high plus-27 mark last season; 6g were first, 20a/26pts were second (Martin, 27a/32pts) among NJD defensemen.