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Jeff Petry | Defenseman | #26

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (30) / 12/9/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 208
College: Michigan State University
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 2 (45) / EDM
Contract: view contract details

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Jeff Petry scored a goal in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Petry scored a power-play goal in the last minute of regulation when his shot went off a Maple Leafs player and into the net. The Habs blue liner finished the game with an even rating, three shots on goal and one blocked shot in 21:46 of ice time. Petry finishes the year with 12 goals and 42 points in 82 games this season. The 30-year-old struggled at times this season, but he managed to be one of the better players on the blue line after Shea Weber went down in December. Apr 7 - 10:32 PM

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Jeff Petry had two assists in a 4-2 win over Montreal on Monday night.

Petry registered both of his points on Montreal power plays in the contest. He has three assists in his last two games. Petry has hit career highs in 2017-18 with 10 goals, 28 assists and 38 points through 77 appearances.
Mar 27 - 10:57 AM

Jeff Petry scored his 10th goal of the season in Thursday's 3-1 win over the New York Rangers.

Petry has two goals and one assist during a three-game point streak. He has established new personal bests in 2017-18 with 10 goals and 29 points in 60 contests. Petry's fantasy value increased substantially after Shea Weber was injured. Weber won't return this season, so feel free to snatch up Petry while you can.
Feb 23 - 10:23 AM

Jeff Petry scored three power-play goals in two games over the weekend.

Petry netted a pair of markers against Anaheim on Saturday and he scored again with the man advantage on Sunday versus Ottawa. Montreal registered five power-play goals on 10 opportunities this past weekend. Petry has been doing his part on the back end with four goals and seven assists in his last 12 outings, which includes seven points when the Canadiens were up at least one man.
Feb 5 - 10:07 AM

Jeff Petry scored two goals in a 5-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks.

Petry's second goal was a perfect snipe over Reto Berra's shoulder to put the Habs up 5-2 with under five minutes left in regulation. Petry has now picked up 10 points over his last 11 games and has improved offensively with Shea Weber out due to a lower-body injury. David Schlemko, Joe Morrow and Logan Shaw also scored in the win. Petry has 24 points in 52 games this season.
Feb 3 - 4:20 PM

Jeff Petry notched one goal and two assists in a 6-5 loss to Carolina on Thursday night.

Petry filled in the stat sheet in the match with four shots, two hits, six blocks and a plus-1 rating 27:31 of ice time. He has five goals and 22 points in 49 contests this season.
Jan 26 - 9:46 AM

Jeff Petry logged a team-high 25:20 of ice time in Tuesday's 7-5 win over Vancouver.

Petry registered one goal, one assist, three shots, two hits and two blocks in the contest. With Shea Weber out with a foot injury, Petry is a great pickup. He stepped up the last time Weber was hurt and looks poised to do it again.
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 09:33:00 AM

Jeff Petry scored a goal and an assist in a 7-5 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night.

Tuesday night was only his second multi-point game of the season. The defenseman now has four goals and 13 points in 34 games played this season.
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 01:43:00 AM

Jeff Petry registered his 100th career assist on Saturday.

It was also Petry's 136 point in 476 career games. He's never been a major offensive contributor, but the defenseman does chip in occasionally. So far this season, he has three goals and 11 points in 31 contests.
Sun, Dec 10, 2017 10:36:00 AM

Jeff Petry logged a team-high 24:16 of ice time on Saturday night.

Petry also scored a power-play goal and posted a plus-1 rating in Montreal's 3-0 win over Buffalo. He has received some increased responsibilities with Shea Weber out again due to a lower-body injury and coach Claude Julien has been very pleased with Petry's game.
Mon, Nov 27, 2017 10:53:00 AM

Jeff Petry was scoreless with a plus-1 rating in Tuesday's road loss at San Jose, but he made his mark with four shots on goal, a blocked shot and four hits.

Petry will help out with occasional points, collecting eight goals with 28 points last season. However, his main contributions come in the hits and blocked shots categories, as he managed 171 and 145 respectively in 2016-17.
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 03:30:00 AM

Jeff Petry scored a goal in Friday's 4-3 OT win over the New York Rangers

After the Canadiens were shutout in Game 1, Petry became the first player on his team to score in the 2017 playoffs, when he beat Henrik Lundqvist four minutes into the game. It was his first goal since Dec. 23 and it couldn't have come at a better time. Petry finished the game with a plus-1 rating, two shots on goal and three hits in 31:33 of ice time. The series is now tied at one heading back to New York for Game 3.
Sat, Apr 15, 2017 08:45:00 AM

Jeff Petry will be back in the lineup Thursday night after recovering from the flu.

The illness forced him to sit out Tuesday's game against Buffalo. Petry was back on the ice for practice Wednesday on a pairing with Nathan Beaulieu.
Thu, Feb 2, 2017 08:34:00 AM

Jeff Petry (flu) won't play in Tuesday's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

Petry missed the morning skate, so we knew it was possible he wouldn't be able to go tonight. Greg Pateryn will take his spot in the lineup.
Tue, Jan 31, 2017 07:02:00 PM

Jeff Petry did not skate Tuesday morning because of the flu.

The illness could keep him on the shelf for Tuesday's game against Buffalo.
Tue, Jan 31, 2017 11:09:00 AM

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C1Jonathan Drouin
2Phillip Danault
3Jacob De La Rose
4Byron Froese
LW1Max Pacioretty
2Max Domi
3Paul Byron
4Charles Hudon
5Daniel Carr
6Nicolas Deslauriers
RW1Brendan Gallagher
2Andrew Shaw
3Artturi Lehkonen
4Nikita Scherbak
5Logan Shaw
6Ales Hemsky
D1Shea Weber
2Jeff Petry
3Victor Mete
4Jordie Benn
5Karl Alzner
6David Schlemko
7Mike Reilly
8Noah Juulsen
G1Carey Price
2Antti Niemi