Erik Christensen

#26C,
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 203
Born:
Birth Place: Edmonton, Alberta
Draft: 2002 3rd round (69th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Dates of note from the 2017-18 NHL schedule
    Puck Daddy

    Dates of note from the 2017-18 NHL schedule

    The National Hockey Leagues’s championship trophy, The Stanley Cup, currently held by the Chicago Blackhawks, is displayed at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, March 10, 2016, during a luncheon reception hosted by Secretary of State John Kerry in honor the visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The NHL’s 2016-17 campaign ended only 11 days ago but it’s never too early to talk about next season. One day after the league released the home openers for all 31 teams, the full 2017-18 schedule is out with the regular season beginning Oct. 4 and ending on April 7.

  • Report: Bruins among several teams interested in Wild's Scandella
    CSNNE.com

    Report: Bruins among several teams interested in Wild's Scandella

    CHICAGO – The Bruins missed out on the first flurry of defensemen traded on Friday morning, but they may be in on the second wave of quality D-men expected to be made available around the NHL Draft. The Bruins are one of several teams actively in discussions with the Minnesota Wild about defenseman Marco Scandella, who fits the profile of what the B's are looking for to fill a top-four role. TVA’s Ren Lavoie was the first to report the latest interest but the Bruins have long been watching the Minnesota back-end situation waiting for one of their defenders to become available. Scandella, 27, is big, at 6-foot-3, 205-pounds, he’s got a few years of NHL experience, he’s a left-handed shot and he’s

  • USA Today

    Wild trades center Jordan Schroeder to Blue Jackets

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired center Jordan Schroeder in a trade with the Minnesota Wild. In exchange for the 26-year-old Schroeder, the Wild on Friday got minor-league center Dante Salituro. Schroeder played in 37 games for the Wild last season, recording six goals and seven assists. He has 17 goals and 23 assists in 144 career NHL games with the Wild and Vancouver Canucks since making his NHL debut in 2012-13. It was the second trade of the day announced by the Blue Jackets. They also got forward Artemi Panarin, minor-league forward Tyler Motte, a draft pick for forward Brandon Saad, minor-league goaltender Anton Forsberg and a 2018 draft pick.