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Sean Avery • LW
Ht/Wt:5'10", 195 lbs.
Born:Apr 10, 1980 (39 yrs) in North York, Ont.
Experience:10 years
Drafted:Signed by Detroit in 1999.
Movements & Injuries
3/07/2012 Released by the New York Rangers.
12/31/2011 Assigned to Connecticut (AHL).
12/30/2011 Placed on waivers by the New York Rangers.
11/01/2011 Recalled from Connecticut (AHL).
10/31/2011 Placed on re-entry waivers by the New York Rangers.
10/04/2011 Placed on waivers by the New York Rangers.
4/11/2010 Missed the last 7 regular season games (knee injury).
3/29/2010 Knee injury, day-to-day.
11/01/2009 Missed 1 game (knee injury).
10/30/2009 Knee injury, day-to-day.
10/11/2009 Missed 4 games (sprained right knee).
10/01/2009 Sprained right knee, day-to-day.
3/03/2009 Claimed off waivers from the Dallas Stars.
2/10/2009 Assigned to Hartford (AHL).
12/05/2008 Suspended by the NHL for 6 games.
12/02/2008 Suspended by the NHL indefinitely.
7/02/2008 Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Dallas Stars to a four-year contract.
5/04/2008 Missed Game 4 and 5 of Round Two against the Pittsburgh Penguins (lacerated spleen).
4/30/2008 Lacerated spleen, sidelined indefinitely.
1/16/2008 Missed 4 games (bruised hand).
1/08/2008 Bruised hand, day-to-day.
12/23/2007 Missed 11 games (wrist surgery).
11/28/2007 Wrist surgery, sidelined indefinitely.
11/13/2007 Fined $2,500 by the NHL.
11/03/2007 Missed 10 games (separated right shoulder).
10/07/2007 Separated right shoulder, early November.
10/06/2007 Right shoulder injury, left Saturday's game.
8/01/2007 Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the New York Rangers to a one-year contract.
2/05/2007 Acquired from the Los Angeles Kings.
7/24/2006 Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Los Angeles Kings to a one-year contract.
11/15/2005 Fined $1,000 by the NHL for diving.
10/23/2005 Missed 1 game (sprained ankle).
10/20/2005 Sprained ankle, day-to-day.
2/11/2005 NHL lockout: Signed by the Motor City Mechanics (UHL).
11/24/2004 NHL lockout: Signed with the Pelicans Lahti of the SM-Liiga (Finland).
7/31/2004 Re-signed by the Los Angeles Kings to a two-year contract.
6/30/2004 Los Angeles Kings tendered a qualifying offer.
2/03/2004 Missed 3 games (leg injury).
1/28/2004 Leg injury, day-to-day.
8/01/2003 Re-signed by the Los Angeles Kings to a one-year contract.
4/07/2003 Assigned to Manchester (AHL).
3/12/2003 Recalled from Manchester (AHL).
3/11/2003 Acquired from the Detroit Red Wings.
3/11/2003 Re-assigned to Manchester (AHL).
2/25/2003 Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).
11/18/2002 Recalled from Grand Rapids (AHL).
11/11/2002 Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).
10/25/2002 Recalled from Grand Rapids (AHL).
10/18/2002 Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).
4/14/2002 Missed 1 game (ankle injury).
4/13/2002 Ankle injury, day-to-day.
3/21/2002 Recalled from Cincinnati (AHL).
3/19/2002 Assigned to Cincinnati (AHL).
2/04/2002 Recalled from Cincinnati (AHL).
1/31/2002 Assigned to Cincinnati (AHL).
1/28/2002 Recalled from Cincinnati (AHL).
1/18/2002 Assigned to Cincinnati (AHL).
12/19/2001 Recalled from Cincinnati (AHL).
10/02/2001 Assigned to Cincinnati (AHL).
9/30/2000 Assigned to Cincinnati (AHL).
Career Transactions
3/03/2009 Claimed off waivers by the New York Rangers from the Dallas Stars.
7/02/2008 Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Dallas Stars.
2/05/2007 Los Angeles Kings traded Sean Avery and John Seymour to the New York Rangers for Jason Ward, Marc-Andre Cliche and Jan Marek.
3/11/2003 Los Angeles Kings traded Mathieu Schneider to the Detroit Red Wings for Sean Avery, Maxim Kuznetsov, a 1st round selection (Jeff Tambellini) in 2003 and a 2nd round selection in 2004.
9/21/1999 Signed as a free agent by the Detroit Red Wings.
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