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25 Chris Terry

RW | Shoots: L | 5-10 | 200 | DOB: 4/7/89 | Age: 30 | Birthplace: Brampton, Ontario | Drafted: Carolina's 4th choice, 132nd overall, in 2007 NHL Entry Draft

Season Stats

Season GP Goals Assists Points +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG SOG SOA SO % SH SH %
2019-20 Regular Season 53 19 29 48 -12 28 0.91 0 3 2 2 100.0 147 12.9
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Support the Griffins Youth Foundation by making a donation to sponsor my participation in the 2020 Great Skate Winterfest, on Jan. 18-19 at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids.

Second season as a Griffin…11th year pro…Signed as a free agent by Montreal, 7/2/16…Signed to a two-year contract by Detroit, 7/1/18…Assigned by Detroit, 9/27/18...Assigned by Detroit, 9/29/19.

Career Highlights: Became the 96th player in AHL history to record 500 or more points…Won the John B. Sollenberger Trophy as the AHL’s leading scorer with a career-high 71 points in 2017-18…Named to the 2017-18 AHL First All-Star Team…Selected to the 2016-17 AHL Second All-Star Team…Four-time selection to the AHL All-Star Game (2019, 2018, 2017, 2012)…Scored 60 or more points six times in his AHL career…Notched 30 or more goals three times in his AHL career…Twice named the team’s winner of the AHL Man of the Year award for his community contributions (2018-19 Grand Rapids, 2017-18 Laval)…Tallied 38 points in 152 career NHL games between Carolina and Montreal.

2018-19: In his first season with the Griffins, led the team with 61 points (29-32—61) and 29 goals in 69 appearances…Suited up for the Central Division All-Star Team at the 2019 AHL All-Star Classic, his fourth AHL All-Star selection and third consecutive…Led his team in scoring for the third consecutive season (Laval in 2017-18 and St. John’s in 2016-17)…Ranked among the team’s leaders with 32 assists (2nd), a plus-five rating (T6th), five power play goals (3rd), 12 power play assists (2nd), 17 power play points (T1st), five game-winning goals (1st), three shootout goals (T1st) and eight shootout attempts (1st)…Placed among the AHL’s leaders in points (T18th), goals (T14th), shootout goals (T6th) and shootout attempts (T5th)…Finished with two points (1-1—2), a plus-one rating and two PIM while skating in all five Calder Cup Playoff games…Named the Griffins’ winner of the IOA/American Specialty AHL Man of the Year award for his outstanding contributions to the Grand Rapids community…Picked up an assist in his Griffins debut, 10/5/18 at TEX…Scored his first goal as a Griffin, 10/17/18 vs. TEX…Recorded the fastest goal to open any period in Griffins franchise history when he scored seven seconds into the game, 11/16/18 vs. ONT…Logged eight points (4-4—8) during a season-high six-game point streak, 11/24/18-12/5/18…Scored his 500th career point as a professional on his second goal of the night, 12/1/18 vs. TEX…Banked his 200th AHL goal, 12/14/18 vs. RFD, becoming the third active player with 200 or more career goals…Notched his 20th goal of the season, 12/22/18 at MB…Recorded an assist while playing in his 700th professional game, 2/16/19 vs. SA…Skated in his 550th AHL game, 2/23/19 at CHI…Posted a career-high five points behind two goals and three assists during a 5-2 win, 3/6/19 vs. TEX, the first five-point outing by a Griffin since 3/11/16…Became the 96th player in AHL history to amass 500 or more points when he tallied an assist on Turner Elson’spower play goal, 3/31/19 vs. MIL.

2017-18
: Won the John B. Sollenberger Trophy as the AHL’s leading scorer with a career-high 71 points (32-39—71) in 62 games with the Laval Rocket…Named to the AHL First All-Star Team…Selected to the AHL All-Star Game, his second appearance…Chosen as Laval’s Man of the Year for his community involvement…Ranked as one of the AHL’s leaders with 32 goals (T2nd), 39 assists (12th), 14 power play goals (T2nd), 32 power play points (3rd) and 217 shots (3rd)…Enjoyed an 11-game home point streak that tied for the AHL’s second-longest this season, 1/10/18-4/6/18…Went on an 11-game road point streak that was the league’s second-longest during the season, 11/21/17-1/6/18…Notched a hat trick as part of a four-point game, 10/13/17 vs. BNG…Racked up 11 points (6-5—11) during an eight-game point streak, 10/7/17-10/27/17…Totaled 16 points (6-10—16) during a season-high nine-game point streak, 12/9/17-12/30/17…Recorded a season-high four-game goal streak, 12/20/17-12/27/17…Went on a season-high five-game assist streak, 3/16/18-3/25/18…Registered 16 multi-point games…Banked three points (0-3—3), 12/17/17 at CHA, and then four points (1-3—4) the next game, 12/20/17 vs. SYR…Named the AHL Player of the Month for March after posting a league-leading 21 points (7-14—21) in 16 games during the month.

2016-17
: Scored 68 points (30-38—68) and added 36 PIM in 58 games with the St. John’s IceCaps…Named to the AHL Second All-Star Team…Ranked as one of the AHL’s leaders with 68 points (2nd), 30 goals (5th), 38 assists (17th), 19 power play goals (1st) and 190 shots (T13th)…Led the IceCaps in points, goals and assists…Notched one goal in four Calder Cup Playoff games…Accumulated 18 points (7-11—18) during a career-high 10-game point streak, 11/12/16-1/21/17…Logged a career-high eight-game assist streak, 12/4/16-1/21/17…Totaled 20 multi-point games…Named the AHL Player of the Month for February after tallying a league-high 18 points (9-9—18) in 12 games with the IceCaps…Appeared in 14 games with the Montreal Canadiens and tallied four points (2-2—4) and four PIM while averaging 9:53 of ice time…Tallied points in back-to-back NHL games, 12/23/16 at CBJ and 12/28/16 at TBL.

2015-16
: Played his first full season in the NHL, showing 11 points (8-3—11) and 16 PIM in 68 games with the Carolina Hurricanes…Averaged 11:16 of ice time…Recorded a five-game point streak, 3/17/16-3/26/17, which included a three-game goal streak, 3/19/16-3/24/16…Played a season-high 19:20, 3/29/17 at NYI.

2014-15: Spent nearly all of the campaign with Carolina, tallying 20 points (11-9—20) and 14 PIM in 57 games…Averaged 12:43 of ice time…Recorded a season-high four-game point streak, 3/28/15-4/2/15…Totaled four multi-point outings…Skated in five games with the Charlotte Checkers, totaling two points (1-1—2) and four PIM.

2013-14
: Played most of the season in the AHL with Charlotte, compiling 69 points (28-41—69) and 62 PIM in 70 games…Ranked as one of the AHL’s leaders with 69 points (T6th), 28 goals (T10th), 41 assists (T11th), 14 power play goals (5th) and 230 shots (T3rd)…Led the Checkers in assists, while placing second in both points and goals…Logged a season-high nine-game point streak to open the season, 10/4/13-10/31/13…Tallied another nine-game point streak, 3/9/14-3/26/14…Recorded goals in five straight games, a career high, 3/12/14-3/21/14…Compiled 17 multi-point games…Appeared in 10 games in the NHL with Carolina and notched two assists while averaging 12:05 of ice time…Potted his first NHL assist as part of a two-assist game, 4/3/14 vs. DAL.

2012-13
: Appeared in 70 games with Charlotte and posted 60 points (25-35—60), a plus-one rating and 40 PIM…Showed four points (2-2—4) and eight PIM in five Calder Cup Playoff games…Ranked as one of the AHL’s leaders with 60 points (T12th), 25 goals (T18th), 35 assists (19th), 10 power play goals (T13th) and eight game-winning goals (T1st)…Paced the Checkers in points, goals and assists…Tallied a season-high seven-game point streak, 10/21/12-11/16/12…Closed the season on a six-game point streak, 4/11/13-4/20/13, including a four-game assist streak, 4/13/13-4/20/13…Made his NHL debut with Carolina, skating in three games and scoring one goal…In his NHL debut, scored a goal and logged 14:03 of ice time, 3/9/13 vs. NJD.

2011-12
: Notched 59 points (16-43—59) and 67 PIM in 74 games with Charlotte…Set career highs with 43 assists and 67 PIM…Selected to the AHL All-Star Game…Tied for eighth in the AHL in assists and tied for fourth in power play assists (26)…Paced Charlotte in points and assists while ranking fourth in goals…Recorded two eight-game point streaks, 11/6/11-11/30/11 and 1/12/12-1/27/12…Tallied a pair of five-game assist streaks, 11/6/11-11/23/11 and 1/20/12-1/27/12.

2010-11
: Posted 64 points (34-30—64) and 52 PIM in 80 games with Charlotte…Set a career high in goals (34) and tied a career high in games played…Ranked as one of the AHL’s leaders with 64 points (T14th) and 34 goals (3rd)…Among team skaters, led the club in goals, tied for second in power play goals (10), placed second in points and fifth in assists…Tallied a season-high seven-game point streak, 11/2/10-11/11/10…Posted a season-high four-game goal streak, 2/19/11-2/24/11…Tied for the team lead in postseason goals with six and tied for third on the team in playoff scoring with nine points (6-3—9) in 16 games.

2009-10
: In his rookie AHL season, tallied 47 points (17-30—47), a plus-12 rating and 47 PIM in 80 games with the Albany River Rats…Set career highs for plus-minus rating and games played…Ranked among the River Rats leaders in points (2nd), goals (T4th), assists (3rd) and plus-minus (2nd)…Placed among the AHL’s rookie leaders in points (8th), goals (T14th), assists (T11th) and plus-minus rating (T11th)…Scored his first AHL goal, which was also his first point, in the season opener, 10/3/09 vs. MCH…Recorded a seven-game point streak, 2/26/10-3/10/10…Made his Calder Cup Playoff debut, skating in eight games and producing six points (2-4—6)…Tied for third on the team in postseason scoring.

2008-09
: In his final junior campaign, registered 94 points (39-55—94), a plus-25 rating and 75 PIM in 53 games with the OHL’s Plymouth Whalers…Named to the OHL Third All-Star Team…Won the Mickey Renaud Captain’s Trophy as the team captain that best exemplifies leadership on and off the ice…Recognized with the Dan Snyder Trophy as the league’s humanitarian of the year…Selected to the OHL All-Star Classic…Ranked as one of the OHL’s leaders in points (2nd), goals (T6th) and assists (T6th)…Accumulated 26 points (12-14—26) during a season-high 13-game point streak, 12/13/08-1/30/09…Scored three or more points in a game 16 times, including a season-high five-point effort (1-4—5), 3/1/09 at ER…Tied for the team lead in postseason scoring with 16 points (7-9—16) in 11 games.

2007-08
: Scored an OHL career-high 101 points (44-57—101) and added a plus-12 rating and 107 PIM in 68 games with Plymouth…One of three OHL players with more than 100 points and 100 PIM…Ranked among the league’s leaders in points (6th), goals (6th) and assists (11th)…Selected to the OHL All-Star Classic…Tallied a season-high 10-game point streak, 11/24/07-12/29/07…Paced Plymouth with seven points (4-3—7) in four playoff appearances…Made his AHL debut with Albany, 4/9/08 vs. NOR.

2006-07
: Recorded 66 points (22-44—66), a plus-18 rating and 98 PIM in 68 games with Plymouth…Placed among the team’s leaders in points (4th), goals (7th), assists (3rd) and PIM (5th)…Scored 18 points (8-10—18) in 20 playoff games and helped Plymouth win the J. Ross Robertson Cup as OHL champions…Ranked fourth on the team in postseason point production.

2005-06
: In his rookie OHL campaign, registered 28 points (9-19—28) and 72 PIM in 64 games with Plymouth…Placed second among team rookie skaters in points…Produced five points (3-2—5) in 11 games during his OHL Playoff debut.

Personal: Makes his off-season home in Northville, Mich….Married his wife Chelsey, a vet tech, in 2015…Has one dog named Nellie…His sister Caitlin attended the University of Windsor and is an active hockey player…Best friend in hockey is Ryan Hayes…Greatest hockey memory is scoring his first NHL goal…Was a part of Plymouth’s 2007 OHL Championship team…Began playing hockey at the age of four and his first position was as a forward…Hockey nicknames are CT and Terrs…Hockey idol as a youth was Martin St. Louis…Chose his jersey number because it was given to him his first year and he’s grown to love it…Greatest influence on his hockey career has been his parents and his dad, who is his hardest critic but also his biggest supporter…Plans to become a golf pro after his playing career…First job was as a paper boy…Greatest personal obstacle he’s overcome is people saying he’d never play in the NHL…Proudest accomplishment is making the NHL and playing on a regular basis…Favorite charity is ALS Michigan…An interesting fact about him is he’s a two-handicap golfer and he qualified for the Golf Association of Michigan Championship in the summer of 2019…If he could trade places for a day with another occupation, he would be a PGA Tour player…Also speaks French…Played inline hockey, baseball, soccer and lacrosse growing up…Once met Jason Day…Favorite quote is “never give up”…Favorite foods are steak and pizza…Favorite music artist is Petey Pablo…Favorite movies are Mystery Alaska and Caddyshack…Favorite television show is Chicago PD…Favorite website is PGA.com…Favorite vacation spot is Turks and Caicos…Favorite sports team is the Michigan Wolverines…Least favorite sports team is Ohio State…Favorite sport to watch other than hockey is golf.

Career Stats

Season Team League GP G A PTS PIM GP G A PTS PIM
2005-06 Plymouth OHL 64 9 19 28 72 11 3 2 5 4
2006-07 Plymouth OHL 68 22 44 68 98 20 8 10 18 21
2007-08 Plymouth OHL 68 44 57 101 107 4 4 3 7 6
Albany AHL 1 0 0 0 0 - - - - -
2008-09 Plymouth OHL 53 39 55 94 75 11 7 9 15 18
2009-10 Albany AHL 80 17 30 47 47 8 2 4 6 0
2010-11 Charlotte AHL 80 34 30 64 52 16 6 3 9 14
2011-12 Charlotte AHL 74 16 43 59 67 - - - - -
2012-13 Charlotte AHL 70 25 35 60 40 5 2 2 4 8
Carolina NHL 3 1 0 1 0 - - - - -
2013-14 Charlotte AHL 70 28 41 69 62 - - - - -
Carolina NHL 10 0 2 2 0 - - - - -
2014-15 Carolina NHL 57 11 9 20 14 - - - - -
Charlotte AHL 5 1 1 2 4 - - - - -
2015-16 Carolina NHL 68 8 3 11 16 - - - - -
2016-17 St. John's AHL 58 30 38 68 36 4 1 0 1 4
Montreal NHL 14 2 2 4 4 - - - - -
2017-18 Laval AHL 62 32 39 71 45 - - - - -
2018-19 Grand Rapids AHL 69 29 32 61 38 5 1 1 2 2
NHL TOTALS 152 22 16 38 34 - - - - -
GRIFFINS TOTALS 69 29 32 61 38 5 1 1 2 2
AHL TOTALS 569 212 289 501 391 38 12 10 22 28
PRO TOTALS 721 234 305 539 425 38 12 10 22 28

AHL Career Highs

  • Games Played 80, twice (MR: 2010-11)
  • Goals 34, 2010-11
  • Assists 43, 2011-12
  • Points 71, 2017-18
  • PIM 67, 2011-12
  • Goal Streak 5, 3/12/14-3/21/14
  • Assist Streak 8, 12/4/16-1/21/17
  • Point Streak 10, 11/12/16-1/21/17
  • Goals, Game 3, 10/13/17 LAV vs. BNG
  • Assists, Game 4, twice (MR: 1/24/14 CHA vs. OKC)
  • Points, Game 5, 3/6/19 GR vs. TEX
  • PIM, Game 15, twice (MR: 11/5/11 CHA at GR)

Career Firsts

  • AHL Game 4/9/08 ALB vs. NOR
  • AHL Point 10/3/09 ALB vs. MCH (goal)
  • AHL Goal 10/3/09 ALB vs. MCH (Jonathan Bernier)
  • NHL Game 3/9/13 CAR vs. NJD
  • NHL Point 3/9/13 CAR vs. NJD (goal)
  • NHL Goal 3/9/13 CAR vs. NJD (Johan Hedberg)

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