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Jeff Woywitka | Defenseman | #29

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (34) / 9/1/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 227
Drafted: 2001 / Rd. 1 (27) / PHI

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Jeff Woywitka has been called up by the St. Louis Blues.
Woywitka has a goal and 11 points in 34 AHL games this season. He's an organizational depth defenseman. Sat, Apr 27, 2013 06:34:00 PM

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Jeff Woywitka has been placed on waivers by St. Louis.

The Blues had to move around some players to make room for Wade Redden on their roster and Woywitka was one of them. Woywitka has not dressed yet in 2013, so if he clears then there's a good chance that he will be sent down to the minors.
Wed, Jan 23, 2013 02:39:00 PM

Jeff Woywitka has inked a one year, two-way contract with the St. Louis Blues.

He had a goal and five assists in 27 games with the New York Rangers in 2011-12. Woywitka will compete for a spot in training camp, but it wouldn't be a surprise if he starts the season in the minors.
Mon, Jul 2, 2012 03:34:00 PM

New York has brought up Jeff Woywitka from his conditioning assignment with AHL Connecticut.

He has six points and a plus-2 rating in 26 games with the Rangers this season, but he isn't projected to crack the team's top-six group.
Wed, Feb 15, 2012 05:32:00 PM

Jeff Woywitka has been sent down to the minors on a two-week conditioning assignment.

He has sat out the last 13 games and 17 of the last 19 after suffering a bone bruise on the inside of his left foot. Woywitka said he was ready to play prior to the All-Star break, but he remained on the Rangers' injured reserve list until this demotion.
Thu, Feb 2, 2012 05:57:00 PM

Jeff Woywitka (foot) is now able to participate in contact drills.

Woywitka is believed to be healthy enough to play if needed, but he won't participate in Saturday's contest. He has six points in 26 games this season.
Sat, Jan 21, 2012 11:05:00 AM

Jeff Woywitka (foot) didn't practice Wednesday.

He hasn't played in New York's past four games because of the ailment.
Wed, Jan 11, 2012 04:46:00 PM

Jeff Woywitka returned to action on Wednesday December 28 from a foot injury.

He was used sparingly after sitting out the last four games, as he saw only 9:13 of ice time in a 4-1 loss versus Washington.
Thu, Dec 29, 2011 02:24:00 AM

Jeff Woywitka (foot) has declared himself ready to return to New York's lineup on Wednesday.

He has been absent from the past four games because of a foot injury. If he suits up then Tim Erixon could be on his way back to the minors.
Wed, Dec 28, 2011 08:15:00 AM

Jeff Woywitka will be a game-time decision on Thursday after sitting out Tuesday's match with a foot injury.

The New York defender isn't sure if he'll be ready to play and was slated to consult with trainer Jim Ramsey following Wednesday's practice.
Wed, Dec 21, 2011 04:28:00 PM

The playing status of Jeff Woywitka (foot) will be determined prior to the Rangers' match at New Jersey tonight.

The defenseman took a shot of his left foot Saturday against Phoenix and was unable to complete this morning’s optional skate. Rookie Tim Erixon will get the call should Woywitka he not be able to go. Woywitka is 1-4-5 in 24 games.
Tue, Dec 20, 2011 03:54:00 PM

Jeff Woywitka won't be available on Tuesday due to a foot injury.

Woywitka has five points and eight penalty minutes in 24 games this season. Suffice to say, he has no fantasy value in standard leagues.
Mon, Dec 19, 2011 01:35:00 PM

The former first round pick is expected to play in his fifth game on Monday.

Jeff Woywitka was the 27th pick of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft, but his production won't match that pedigree. You can safely ignore him in fantasy leagues, as he doesn't even produce PIM.
Sun, Oct 30, 2011 01:40:00 PM

Jeff Woywitka will be making his debut with the New York Rangers on Saturday.

Woywitka will be paired with Steve Eminger. The two played briefly together in the 2003 World Juniors team. On playing in New York, Woywitka said: "Obviously, there are nerves. It's a new coaching staff, new people getting first impression." He gets to play in the cross-town rivalry against the Islanders on Saturday.
Sat, Oct 15, 2011 12:42:00 PM

Jeff Woywitka is expected to make his Rangers debut on Saturday.

The Rangers claimed him off of waivers from the Montreal Canadiens prior to the Rangers' season opener. Woywitka has spent two games in the press box, but he'll help fill the void left by blueliners Mike Sauer (shoulder) and Marc Staal (concussion). Woywitka isn't expected to have any fantasy value.
Fri, Oct 14, 2011 03:44:00 PM

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