Gregory Campbell
Florida Panthers - 11 Gregory Campbell.jpg
Position C/W
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
6 ft 0 in (0 m)
197 lb (90 kg)
NHL Team
F. Teams
Boston Bruins
Florida Panthers
Born December 17 1983 (1983-12-17) (age 36),
Tillsonburg, ON, CAN
NHL Draft 67th overall, 2002
Florida Panthers
Pro Career 2003 – present

Gregory "Greg" James Campbell (born December 17, 1983) is a Canadian ice hockey left winger who currently plays for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League. He is the son of former NHL player and former NHL Director of Hockey Operations Colin Campbell.

Playing career[edit | edit source]

Born in London, Ontario, Campbell grew up in nearby Tillsonburg playing the majority of his minor hockey with the Tillsonburg Tornados BB teams of the OMHA Southern Counties League and the AAA Elgin-Middlesex Chiefs of the Alliance Pavilion League until Minor Bantam.

He was drafted by the Plymouth Whalers in the 6th round (102nd overall) in the 1999 OHL Bantam Supplemental Draft after playing the 1998-99 season with the Aylmer Aces Jr.B. club.

Campbell was drafted 67th overall by the Panthers in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft. He played two NHL games in 2003–04, but did not register a point in those contests. He scored his first goal in 2005-06, in a 4–3 loss to the Montreal Canadiens, against goaltender Yann Danis. On June 22, 2010 he was traded by the Panthers along with Nathan Horton to the Boston Bruins in exchange for Dennis Wideman and a first round draft pick (15th overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft and a third round pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.[1]

Campbell played a large role in the Bruins 2011 Stanley Cup win. He and linemate Daniel Paille were mainstays on penalty kills, helping to hold the high powered Canucks to only 2 power play goals.

Career statistics[edit | edit source]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1998–99 Aylmer Aces Jr.B. OHA 49 5 9 14 44 - - - - -
1999-00 St. Thomas Stars Jr.B. OHA 55 12 8 20 51 - - - -
2000–01 Plymouth Whalers OHL 65 2 12 14 40 10 0 0 0 7
2001–02 Plymouth Whalers OHL 65 17 36 53 105 6 0 2 2 13
2002–03 Kitchener Rangers OHL 55 23 33 56 116 21 15 4 19 34
2003–04 San Antonio Rampage AHL 76 13 16 29 73
2003–04 Florida Panthers NHL 2 0 0 0 5
2004–05 San Antonio Rampage AHL 70 12 16 28 113
2005–06 Florida Panthers NHL 64 3 6 9 40
2005–06 Rochester Americans AHL 11 3 3 6 30
2006–07 Florida Panthers NHL 79 6 3 9 66
2007–08 Florida Panthers NHL 81 5 13 18 72
2008–09 Florida Panthers NHL 77 13 19 32 76
2009–10 Florida Panthers NHL 60 2 15 17 53
2010–11 Boston Bruins NHL 80 13 16 29 93 25 1 3 4 4
NHL totals 443 42 72 114 405 25 1 3 4 4

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