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Francis Bouillon
Francis Bouillon
Defenseman
(FRAN-sihs BOO-liawn)
Number: 51
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 194
Shoots: Left
Born: Oct 17, 1975  (Age 38)
Birthplace: New York City, NY, United States
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Acquired: Signed as a free agent on September 30, 2009.
2009-10: Played a career-high 81 games… Ranked second on the team – and among the NHL’s Top 20 defensemen – in hits (162)… Tied for third on the Predators in penalty minutes (50)… Posted a +5 rating, the second-highest total of his career… Logged 20-or-more minutes in 33 games, after reaching the mark 31 times in the previous three seasons combined… Scored his first career OT goal on March 29 at Florida… Playing in his 500th NHL game Nov. 7 at Los Angeles, scoring his first goal as a Predator. PLAYOFFS: Played in all six of the club’s WCQ games vs. Chicago, and tied for second on the team in penalty minutes (6).

CAREER NOTES: Notched a career high in goals (5) in 2008-09… Ranked second among 2008-09 Montreal defensemen in hits (122) and shooting percentage (9.8%)… Missed Montreal’s first four games of 2008-09, and final 23 games of the season due to injury… Ranked second on the Canadiens, and 10th among NHL defensemen, in hits (168) with a career high in 2007-08… Tied a career high in games played (74) in 2007-08… Ranked fourth on the Habs in blocked shots (116) and average shorthanded time on ice (2:42) in 2007-08… Suited up for his 400th career contest on Feb. 2, 2008 vs. N.Y. Islanders… Registered three points (1g-2a) in seven games in the 2008 Playoffs… Ranked second among Montreal blueliners in hits (148) in 2006-07… Missed the first 19 games of the 2006-07 season due to injury… Registered career highs in points (22), assists (19) and power-play goals (3) in 2005-06… Tied for ninth among league defensemen, and ranked second on Montreal, in hits (154) in 2005-06… Ranked second on the Canadiens in blocked shots with a career high (121) in 2005-06… Ranked fourth on the Habs in average time on ice with a career high (20:47) in 2005-06… Tied for third among Canadien d-men in average shorthanded time on ice (3:34) in 2005-06… Ranked second among Montreal defensemen with three points (1g-2a) in the 2006 Playoffs… Spent the 2004-05 season with Leksands of Sweden’s first division, posted 18 points (10g-21a) in 21 games… Posted career highs in penalty minutes (70) and shots on goal (86) in 2003-04 with Montreal… Winner of Montreal’s Jacques Beauchamp Molson Trophy (unsung hero) in 2004… Played in all 11 of Montreal’s 2004 Playoff games… Opened the 2002-03 season with Nashville, played four games with the club, then was re-claimed on waivers by Montreal on Oct. 22, 2002… Averaged greater than 20:00 of ice time for the first time in his career in 20 NHL games in 2002-03… Also played 29 games with Hamilton (AHL) in 2002-03… Split the 2001-02 and 2000-01 seasons between Montreal and Quebec (AHL)… Led 2001-02 Quebec defenders in points (8g-14a-22pts) at the time of his recall on Jan. 12, 2002… Paced Montreal rookies in points (16) and assists (13) in 1999-2000… Led Fredericton (AHL) blueliners in points (55), goals (19) and penalty minutes (174) in 1998-99… Played in the 1999 AHL All-Star Game… Led Quebec (IHL) defenders, and ranked second on the club, in points (8g-27a-35pts) in 1997-98… Ranked second on Wheeling (ECHL) in points (42), goals (10) and assists (32) in his first professional season (1996-97).

AMATEUR: Helped the Granby Predateurs (QMJHL) to the 1996 Memorial Cup… Also won the 1996 President’s Cup as QMJHL champs… Reached the President’s Cup Finals in both 1995 and 1996 with Laval… Played 60 career QMJHL Playoff games, registering 39 points (7g-32a) and 99 penalty minutes.

TRANSACTIONS: Sept. 22, 2009 – Signed as a free agent by Nashville… Oct. 25, 2002 – Claimed on waivers by Montreal… Oct. 4, 2005 – Claimed by Nashville from Montreal in the Waiver Draft... Aug. 18, 1998 – Signed as a free agent by Montreal.


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STANDINGS

WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - ANA 82 54 20 8 266 209 116
2 y - COL 82 52 22 8 250 220 112
3 x - STL 82 52 23 7 248 191 111
4 x - SJS 82 51 22 9 249 200 111
5 x - CHI 82 46 21 15 267 220 107
6 x - LAK 82 46 28 8 206 174 100
7 x - MIN 82 43 27 12 207 206 98
8 x - DAL 82 40 31 11 235 228 91
9 PHX 82 37 30 15 216 231 89
10 NSH 82 38 32 12 216 242 88
11 WPG 82 37 35 10 227 237 84
12 VAN 82 36 35 11 196 223 83
13 CGY 82 35 40 7 209 241 77
14 EDM 82 29 44 9 203 270 67

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
S. Weber 79 23 33 -2 56
P. Hornqvist 76 22 31 1 53
C. Smith 79 24 28 16 52
M. Fisher 75 20 29 -4 49
R. Josi 72 13 27 -2 40
M. Cullen 77 10 29 4 39
C. Wilson 81 11 22 -1 33
N. Spaling 71 13 19 2 32
R. Ellis 80 6 21 9 27
G. Bourque 74 9 17 -5 26
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Hutton 20 11 4 .910 2.62
D. Dubnyk 11 18 3 .891 3.43

 
 

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