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Joe Whitney | Winger | #10

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (30) / 2/6/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'6' / 167
College: Boston College

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The Washington Capitals have announced that they have acquired Joe Whitney and Adam Chapie from the New York Rangers.
In exchange, the Capitals sent the Rangers John Albert and Hubert Labrie. This is a minor league deal with no NHL significance. Feb 10 - 12:50 PM

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Joe Whitney has been traded to Arizona in exchange for Brendan Ranford.

Whitney has 11 goals and 28 points in 55 AHL matches this season. He hasn't played in the NHL since 2014-15.
Wed, Mar 1, 2017 10:47:00 AM

The Colorado Avalanche have assigned Joe Whitney to AHL San Antonio.

The 28-year-old is a career minor leaguer, with just five games of NHL action to his credit despite his near point-per-game averages in the AHL. Which tells you about all you need to know about his fantasy potential.
Source: Denver Post
Sun, Oct 2, 2016 02:43:00 PM

The New York Islanders have signed Joe Whitney to a one-year, two-way contract.

Whitney had 23 goals, 60 points, and 64 penalty minutes in 66 AHL contests in 2014-15. He might play for the Islanders at some point during the 2015-16 campaign as an injury replacement.
Fri, Jul 3, 2015 10:29:00 AM

Joe Whitney has been sent to AHL Albany.

It's an opportunity for Whitney to continue to play during the NHL All-Star break. On top of that, he'll participate in the AHL All-Star Game on Monday. He has 14 goals and 33 points in 35 AHL contests in 2014-15.
Wed, Jan 21, 2015 11:01:00 AM

Joe Whitney will play as fourth line left wing next to Tim Sestito and Jordin Tootoo Friday night in Anaheim.

Whitney, whose 26 years old and has a goal in four career NHL games, has been a steady scoring force for AHL Albany this season. He has 14 goals and 33 points through 35 games, and seems well on pace to eclipse his career highs of 26 goals and 51 points from 2012-13. On second thought, he'd probably prefer to never see Albany again.
Fri, Jan 16, 2015 09:53:00 PM

Joe Whitney has been called up by the New Jersey Devils.

The Devils wanted an extra forward because Jaromir Jagr and Tuomo Ruutu will both miss Wednesday's contest due to an illness. Whitney might play on the fourth line on Wednesday.
Tue, Jan 13, 2015 11:09:00 AM

Joe Whitney has been selected as the AHL Player of the Week.

Whitney had two goals and five points in two AHL contests. That gives him 13 goals and 32 points in 32 games in 2014-15. Although he's having a strong season in the minors, the 26-year-old isn't likely to earn anything more than short-term stints with the Devils for the remainder of the season.
Tue, Jan 6, 2015 08:03:00 AM

Joe Whitney has been sent to the minors.

The Devils will have Martin Havlat, Patrik Elias, and Michael Ryder back in their lineup Friday night and they needed to make some room for their return. Whitney has a goal in two games with New Jersey this season.
Fri, Jan 2, 2015 05:48:00 PM

Joe Whitney was naturally excited to score his first goal Wednesday.

"I just remember getting it off pretty quick," Whitney recalled. "I don't even remember what I did after. I was looking for guys to celebrate. I don't know where anyone was. It happened pretty quickly. I'm just very fortunate." That gave the Devils a 1-0 lead, but they couldn't take advantage of it in an eventual 3-1 loss. Whitney, 26, has 11 goals and 27 points in 30 AHL contests in 2014-15.
Thu, Jan 1, 2015 09:05:00 AM

Joe Whitney, who made his debut for New Jersey on Monday, scored his first goal with the Devils in a 3-1 loss Wednesday to the Red Wings in Detroit.

Whitney played in one game for the Devils last season. The goal also was notable for Joe Sestito as he drew his first assist of the season on the scoring play.
Wed, Dec 31, 2014 11:18:00 PM

Joe Whitney will make his season debut for the Devils Monday night against the Penguins.

Whitney had played in one game last season for the Devils but will be on the ice Monday for the first time this season. He was skating in warmups on the wing with Tim Sestito and Jordin Tootoo.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 06:48:00 PM

The New Jersey Devils have summoned Joe Whitney.

Whitney has 11 goals and 28 points in 30 AHL games in 2014-15. However, if Whitney plays on Monday, it will likely be as a fourth liner.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 11:02:00 AM

Joe Whitney has been returned to the minors.

He'll be back in AHL Albany in time for his bobblehead night. Whitney logged just 8:00 of ice time in his NHL debut on Friday night.
Sat, Jan 25, 2014 01:18:00 PM

Skating on the top line with Travis Zajac and Jaromir Jagr for most of the first two periods before getting only two shifts in the third, Joe Whitney played eight minutes in the Devils' win Friday night.

He didn't register a shot on goal but "I thought he did a good job," Devils coach Pete DeBoer said. "Tough spot to be thrown into, and I thought he held his own." Whitney turns 26 next week.
Sat, Jan 25, 2014 10:15:00 AM

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