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Chris Thorburn | Winger | #22

Team: Vegas Golden Knights
Age / DOB:  (34) / 6/3/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 235
Drafted: 2001 / Rd. 2 (50) / BUF
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Chris Thorburn has been chosen by the Vegas Golden Knights in the expansion draft.
Winnipeg also traded their 2017 first-round pick (13th overall) and a third rounder in 2019 to Vegas for Columbus' first-round choice (24th overall) in 2017. The Jets made the move to protect veteran defender Toby Enstrom from being selected. Thorburn is eligible for unrestricted free agency on July 1. Jun 21 - 9:23 PM

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Chris Thorburn (undisclosed) is good to return on Monday.

Thorburn didn't play on Saturday due to the ailment. He has three goals and four points in 51 contests this season.
Mar 13 - 3:25 PM

Chris Thorburn won't play in Saturday's game with the Flames due to an undisclosed injury.

Through 51 games this season he has four goals along with 76 hits and 86 PIMs.
Mar 11 - 5:15 PM

Chris Thorburn (undisclosed) is questionable for Saturday's game.

Thorburn was hurt while blocking a shot on Wednesday. He has four points and 86 penalty minutes in 51 games this season.
Mar 10 - 1:28 PM

Chris Thorburn will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Dallas Stars.

He has three goals, one assist and 72 penalty minuets in 42 games. Thorburn has been scratched in four straight games. Julian Melchiori will also be scratched tonight.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 14 - 8:02 PM

Chris Thorburn and Mark Stuart will be scratched against the Lightning on Saturday.

Thorburn has posted four points along with 61 hits and 72 PIMs in 42 games, which is pretty good all things considered if you're in the right kind of league.
Feb 11 - 3:51 PM

Chris Thorburn will be scratched against the Blackhawks on Friday.

Through 42 games this season the physical forward has posted four points along with 61 hits and 72 PIMs. Not too shabby if you're pool rewards such talents.
Feb 10 - 6:23 PM

Chris Thorburn will dress Monday night against Calgary.

He has been a healthy scratch for the last eight games. Thorburn has three goals and 65 penalty minutes in 29 games this season.
Jan 9 - 3:50 PM

Chris Thorburn and Mark Stuart will be scratched against the Sabres on Saturday afternoon.

Through 29 games this season Thorburn has posted three points along with 46 hits and 65 PIMs, not too shabby for those in pools who reward his services. Stuart has spent most of the season as a healthy scratch, suiting up just 10 times.
Source: Joe Yerdon
Jan 7 - 12:19 PM

Chris Thorburn will be a healthy scratch once again when the Jets visit the Panthers Wednesday night.

He will be sitting out for the seventh straight, contributing three goals in 2016-17 and unlikely to be of any fantasy value. Mark Stuart will be the other healthy scratch.
Jan 4 - 6:56 PM

The Winnipeg Jets have announced that Chris Thorburn will be amongst the scratches for their game against the Lightning on Tuesday.

Thorburn will sit for the 6th straight game. He has three points in 29 games this season. Mark Stuart will be joining him as a healthy scratch and Tyler Myers will be missing the game due to a lower-body injury.
Jan 3 - 7:17 PM

Chris Thornburn and Mark Stuart will be scratched against the Islanders on Saturday.

Through 29 games this season the rugged winger has three points with 46 hits and 65 PIMs. Not too shabby if your pool rewards his services.
Source: NHL.com
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 07:04:00 PM

The Winnipeg Jets have scratched Chris Thorburn on Thursday.

Thorburn is being held out of the lineup for a fourth straight game. He has three goals and no assists in 29 contests in 2016-17.
Thu, Dec 29, 2016 08:18:00 PM

Chris Thorburn will be scratched against the Canucks on Thursday.

The 33-year-old winger has posted 46 hits and 65 PIMs in 29 games, which, if nothing else, is beastly if you're in a reverse league.
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 09:34:00 PM

Chris Thorburn scored for the third time this season in Sunday's 3-2 loss to Edmonton.

He gave the Jets a 2-1 lead going into the third, but the Oilers rallied to hand the Jets a regulation loss. Thorburn also dropped the gloves with Zack Kassian in the contest and logged just 5:01 of ice time.
Mon, Dec 12, 2016 12:39:00 PM

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