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Andy Greene | Defenseman

Team: New Jersey Devils
Age / DOB:  (33) / 10/30/1982
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 190
Contract: view contract details

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Andy Greene had an assist in New Jersey's 3-1 loss to Nashville.
It was Greene's first point in three games this season. He'll probably be good for 20-30 points this season, although his plus/minus could be an issue as the Devils aren't expected to have a good season. Oct 14 - 10:18 AM

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Andy Greene has been selected as the 11th captain in the New Jersey Devils' history.

Greene is replacing Bryce Salvador, who has ended his playing career. Greene has spent his entire 559-game career with New Jersey and is signed through 2019-20. He's not the Devils' best player, but he should be a good fit for the job.
Oct 9 - 11:15 AM

Andy Greene scored the only goal for New Jersey in Thursday's 2-1 shootout loss to the Avalanche.

Greene's third tally of the year is also his sixth point in his last six games, raising his season point total to just 19 in 68 contests. Adam Larsson and Adam Henrique each picked up an assist on the goal.
Mar 12 - 11:55 PM

Andy Greene is on a four-game point streak.

Greene had two assists in the Devils' 5-2 victory over Philadelphia. He has two goals and 18 points in 66 contests in 2014-15.
Mar 9 - 10:16 AM

Andy Greene scored the game-winning goal as the New Jersey Devils beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-0 on Saturday.

The 32-year-old now has two goals and 14 points in 63 games this season. Greene seemed like the favorite to be New Jersey's best offensive defenseman this season, but it really hasn't been the case.
Feb 28 - 7:40 PM

Andy Greene scored his first goal of the season on Saturday.

Greene had gone 71 games since his last goal after scoring eight times in 2013-14. "He scored his first goal, but with what he does and what he brings, scoring is not something we worry about," Lou Lamoriello said. "What he and Adam [Larsson] have done playing as a pair, playing against the top line each and every night, you can’t ask for more than what they have brought."
Source: NY Post
Feb 22 - 8:12 AM

Andy Greene is still looking for his first goal of the season.

Greene had a season-high eight goals in 2013-14, but he's been unsuccessful in 40 shots on goal over 36 contests this season. He's also been limited to nine assists, which leaves him with little to no fantasy value in standard leagues.
Thu, Dec 25, 2014 06:24:00 AM

Andy Greene (undisclosed) was able to play in New Jersey's season opener.

Greene had an assist and a plus-two rating in 19:42 minutes of ice time. He inked a five-year, $25 million extension in August, but that deal won't kick in until 2015-16.
Fri, Oct 10, 2014 01:48:00 AM

Andy Greene was back at practice Friday after missing three days with an undisclosed injury.

The Devils signed Greene during the off-season to a five-year contract and they couldn't be happier as he is thought to be their number one defenseman. He had 32 points last season and should be considered a good 3-4 defenseman in deeper pools.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 07:41:00 AM

The New Jersey Devils were thrilled to get Andy Greene signed to a long-term deal.

He inked a five-year, $25 million deal in late July. "No question it was important for us to have Andy long-term," GM Lou Lamoriello said. "If you look at the top defensemen, he carries the most minutes. We have to try and keep ice time away from him to make sure late in the game he isn't tired. Another thing, his leadership goes unnoticed. He's a quiet leader and respected by the players. The young defensemen look up to him. And also, as he mentioned, he's a pure Devil. This is the only team he's been with and this is the team he wanted to be with." Greene will have a new defense partner in 2014-15 after Mark Fayne signed with Edmonton this off-season.
Mon, Aug 4, 2014 09:59:00 AM

Andy Greene's new contract with the Devils is a five-year, $25 million contract.

Greene still has one season left on his four-year, $12 million deal before his new agreement will take effect. He had 32 points in 82 games last season, making it the second time in the last four 82-game seasons that he's breached the 30-point mark.
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 06:51:00 PM

Andy Greene has agreed to a long-term deal with the New Jersey Devils.

The Devils didn't disclose the terms of the agreement. Greene had eight goals and 32 points in 82 games in 2013-14. Greene still has one year left on his previous deal, so he will come with a $3 million annual cap hit in 2014-15.
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 04:45:00 PM

The Devils would like to get Andy Greene locked up to a contract extension this summer.

"We will be talking to Andy," GM Lou Lamoriello said. "Right now, we're letting Andy settle in. He's getting married. We will definitely do our best to keep Andy, by all means." Greene has one season remaining on his current contract.
Thu, Jul 3, 2014 07:00:00 PM

New Jersey Devils coach Pete DeBoer thinks Andy Greene should have made the United States' Olympic roster.

"I think guys like that have a harder time getting recognized for what they do just because they don't have that flash, unless you watch them closely," DeBoer said. "And there are a lot of players in the league like that. That's probably the case with him." The Devils have been leaning heavily on Greene this season, giving him an average of 25:40 minutes per contest. He has seven goals and 24 points in 57 games this season.
Wed, Feb 5, 2014 02:24:00 PM

Andy Greene had a goal and two assists on Saturday.

Greene is having an excellent fantasy season with six goals and 20 points in 37 games. He has been hot of late with two goals and five points in his last three tilts. Greene is worthy of a roster spot on your fantasy team in deeper leagues that require at least three defensemen.
Sun, Dec 22, 2013 06:52:00 AM

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4Bobby Farnham
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2Lee Stempniak
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4John Moore
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