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Jarome Iginla | Winger | #12

Team: Colorado Avalanche
Age / DOB:  (39) / 7/1/1977
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 210
Drafted: 1995 / Rd. 1 (11) / DAL
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Jarome Iginla added to his career totals during Tuesday's 4-3 loss to Nashville.
He picked up a helper to give him six points on the season through 24 games. Iginla has compiled 1,279 points during his career along with 614 goals. Hopefully this isn't the end of the road for a legendary scorer. Dec 7 - 2:00 AM

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Jarome Iginla is expected to play Thursday despite some bumps and bruises.

"He got banged up a little bit last night," coach Jared Bednar said of Iginla and Tuesday's loss to Nashville. "He took a shot in the ankle, I think, and a stick in the back. He's a guy that's been playing hard for us and want him ready for the game, that's the important thing, so he took today's practice off." He didn't practice Wednesday, but maintenance days aren't anything new for the veteran winger this season.
Source: Denver Post
Dec 1 - 9:16 AM

After going 11 games without scoring a goal, Jarome Iginla finally found the twine on Saturday.

It wasn't enough, however, as Iginla's Colorado Avalanche dropped a 3-2 shootout loss to the Vancouver Canucks. Iginla has just three goals and five points in 20 games so far in 2016-17. To be fair to the 39-year-old, he hasn't enjoyed a lot of puck luck, either.
Nov 27 - 1:21 AM

Jarome Iginla hasn't scored a goal in 11 consecutive contests.

The veteran winger has been held to two goals and two assists in 19 matches this campaign. "Unfortunately, I've been a little bit of a slow starter," Iginla said. "I didn't feel as good at the beginning of this year. I feel good now. I've felt good for probably 10 games. I think it's coming. I do. I had good chances (against Edmonton). Sometimes they just don't go. ... You don't get the benefit of the doubt when you get older. You just keep battling and keep going."
Source: Denver Post
Nov 25 - 8:42 AM

Jarome Iginla scored the only goal for Colorado in a 5-1 loss to the Nashville Predators Tuesday night.

The game was not yet out of hand when Iginla scored at the 5:35 minute mark of the first period. His goal tied the game for more than 12 minutes before the Preds’ Matt Irwin scored the game winner later in the first. The Avs are going to have to get more production from their shooters because this was only the second point scored by the right winger.
Nov 2 - 12:14 AM

Jarome Iginla has been practicing with Matt Duchene and Gabriel Landeskog as his linemates.

"I want to be out there, I want to compete and I think I can still help out and be an effective player," said Iginla. "I'm going to keep working and push and try and be a good player that (Bednar) wants out there more times than not. That's my goal. It's no different for me now. I'm going to continue to work on things, as you do all the time as a player." The veteran winger has one goal, which was scored on the power play, and no assists in five games this campaign.
Source: Denver Post
Oct 27 - 8:56 AM

Jarome Iginla picked up 17 penalty minutes in Tuesday's 3-0 loss to the Washington Capitals.

After getting a big win over the Penguins last night, the Avalanche couldn't muster any offense tonight. All of Iginla's penalty minutes came on the same incident, as he got a five minute major for fighting Tom Wilson. He picked up an instigator penalty after that fight and a 10-minute misconduct. Iginla has one goal and 19 penalty minutes in three games.
Oct 18 - 9:55 PM

Jarome Iginla netted his first goal of the year on Monday night.

He scored 13 of his 22 markers last season on the power play, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that his first goal in 2016-17 came with the man advantage.
Oct 18 - 11:50 AM

Jarome Iginla (hip) is on track to play Saturday.

He participated in a regular practice with the Avalanche on Tuesday.
Oct 11 - 1:33 PM

Jarome Iginla has a hip ailment as the regular season draws near.

It is currently uncertain if he will be ready for Colorado's season opener on Saturday night. Fortunately, he still has some time to recover and his participation level at practice this week will determine his status.
Source: Denver Post
Oct 11 - 1:22 PM

Jarome Iginla is eager to bounce back this season.

"I want to be better than I was last year," said Iginla. "I had a good start last year, a tough middle and a good last quarter — as far as my play. At times I got away from being gritty or aggressive enough. I'd like to get back to that. I'm not trying to save myself for anything. I want to come back and be physical, a net-front presence and I still enjoy playing a lot. I still feel good. I feel strong. I want to be apart of, first of all, the playoffs, and I feel that we can do that." He recorded 22 goals in 2015-16, which ranked him second on the team, and he earned 47 points in 82 contests. Iginla's role on the team still has to be determined, but he may be a third- or fourth-line forward and a power-play performer this campaign.
Source: Denver Post
Sep 21 - 11:49 AM

Jarome Iginla did not go quietly into that good night.

Iginla finished the season with points in four of his last five, including three in a row. Though Colorado fell to Anaheim 5-3 on Saturday, he registered 22 goals and 47 points across all 82 games.
Apr 9 - 10:09 PM

Jarome Iginla collected his 21st goal of the season during Tuesday's 4-3 loss to Colorado.

Iginla is now just five points shy of his 17th career season with at least 50 points. Unfortunately, with just a couple of games left it looks like his season will end in disappointment in more ways than one.
Apr 6 - 1:47 AM

Jarome Iginla ended his 12 game goal drought during Friday's 4-2 loss to Washington.

Iginla picked up five assists over that span, however. The future Hall of Famer now has 20 goals and 44 points in 78 games this season. It's also the 17th time in his illustrious career he's reached the 20-goal plateau.
Apr 2 - 1:41 AM

Jarome Iginla found the back of the net in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Minnesota Wild.

Iginla opened the scoring in the first period, but the Wild were able to score three unanswered goals to close out the first period. Colorado came back to tie the game in the second period, but again, Minnesota scored three in the third period. Iginla has goals in two of his last three games. The 38-year-old is up to 19 goals and 38 points in 65 games.
Mar 1 - 11:49 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Matt Duchene
2Carl Soderberg
3Mikhail Grigorenko
4John Mitchell
LW1Gabriel Landeskog
2Joe Colborne
3Cody McLeod
4Rene Bourque
5Andreas Martinsen
RW1Nathan MacKinnon
2Jarome Iginla
3Mikko Rantanen
4Blake Comeau
D1Tyson Barrie
2Erik Johnson
3Francois Beauchemin
4Nikita Zadorov
5Fedor Tyutin
6Patrick Wiercioch
7Eric Gelinas
8Cody Goloubef
G1Semyon Varlamov
2Calvin Pickard