|5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
170 lb (77 kg)
|DEG Metro Stars|
Los Angeles Kings
|Born||August 25, 1982,|
Calgary, AB, CAN
|NHL Draft||29th overall, 2001|
Los Angeles Kings
|Pro Career||2004 – present|
Playing career[edit | edit source]
James was drafted in the ninth round, 279th overall, by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft. James played for 4 years for the University of Denver and won one NCAA National Championship with the Pioneers. He appeared in two National Hockey League games with the Kings in the 2005–06 season.
James then signed with the Pittsburgh Penguins organization prior to the 2006–07 season. The following season while called up to the Penguins on February 16, 2008, Conner scored his first NHL goal against Rick DiPietro of the New York Islanders. In September 2008, the Penguins cut James from the active roster for the 2008–09 season, returning to affiliate the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. On March 25, 2009, James was named the 14th captain in team history.
On July 31, 2009, James signed for Augsburger Panther of the DEL.
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
|2000–01||University of Denver||WCHA||38||8||19||27||14||—||—||—||—||—|
|2001–02||University of Denver||WCHA||41||16||26||42||18||—||—||—||—||—|
|2002–03||University of Denver||WCHA||41||20||23||43||12||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||University of Denver||WCHA||40||13||25||38||34||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||2||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2010–11||DEG Metro Stars||DEL||52||10||32||42||20||9||2||1||3||2|
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