|Nickname(s)||Lupes, Joffrey Zoolander|
|6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
205 lb (93 kg)
Anaheim Mighty Ducks
|Born||September 23, 1983,|
Ft. Sask, AB, CAN
|NHL Draft||7th overall, 2002|
Anaheim Mighty Ducks
|Pro Career||2003 – present|
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Lupul was drafted by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks as their first choice (7th overall) during the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.
In the 2006 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Lupul became the first player in NHL playoff history to cap a four-goal game with an overtime score, as he tallied all the Mighty Duck goals in a 4-3 win over Colorado in Game 3 of the Western Conference semi-finals. 
On December 11, 2007, Lupul recorded 6 points (3 goals, 3 assists) against the Pittsburgh Penguins in an 8-2 victory.
Four days later on December 15, 2007, Lupul scored 3 goals and a shootout goal in a 6-5 shootout loss against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Awards[edit | edit source]
- 2001-02: CHL First All-Star Team
- 2001-02: WHL East First All-Star Team
- 2003-04: NHL YoungStars Game Participant
Records[edit | edit source]
- First player to score a playoff hat-trick in Anaheim Mighty Ducks franchise history
- First player to score four playoff goals in one game, including an overtime winner
- First player to score all four of his team's goals in a playoff game.
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
|2000-01||Medicine Hat Tigers||WHL||69||30||26||56||39||-||-||-||-||-|
|2001-02||Medicine Hat Tigers||WHL||72||56||50||106||95||-||-||-||-||-|
|2002-03||Medicine Hat Tigers||WHL||50||41||37||78||82||11||4||11||15||20|
|2003-04||Cincinnati Mighty Ducks||AHL||3||3||2||5||2||-||-||-||-||-|
|2003-04||Anaheim Mighty Ducks||NHL||75||13||21||34||28||-||-||-||-||-|
|2004-05||Cincinnati Mighty Ducks||AHL||65||30||26||56||58||12||3||9||12||27|
|2005-06||Anaheim Mighty Ducks||NHL||81||28||25||53||48||16||9||2||11||31|
Stats as of April 13, 2007.
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|Anaheim Ducks first-round draft picks|
|Kariya • Tverdovsky • Kilger • Salei • Holmqvist • Vishnevski • Smirnov • Chistov • Lupul • Getzlaf • Perry • Smid • Ryan • Mitera • MacMillan|