Meet the Blueshirts: Benoit Pouliot

Benoit PouliotJustin K. Aller/Getty Images

Position: LW

Number: 67

Age: 27

Born: Alfred, Ontario

Height: 6-3

Weight: 199

How Acquired: Signed with the Rangers as an unrestricted free agent (one year, $1.3 million) on July 5, 2013.

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Benoit Pouliot

Benoit Pouliot

#67 LW
New York Rangers

2014 STATS

  • GM80
  • G15

  • A21

  • PTS36

  • +/-10

  • PIM56

• Pouliot tallied a career-high 36 points during the regular season and has posted a career-best eight in the playoffs -- though he failed to record a point in the Eastern Conference finals.

• He angers fans often by taking penalties while the Rangers are in the offensive zone. Pouliot has already racked up 20 minutes in the sin bin so far.

• Pouliot was a former first-round pick of the Minnesota Wild in 2005 -- No. 4 overall.

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